“Improbable, but winning union of synths and folk, James Yuill performs a skilful balancing act as he reconciles influences as diametrically opposed as Nick Drake and the Chemical Brothers.” – Q Magazine
As an artist, James Yuill is known for his incredible one man electro-folk shows which he has toured around the world alongside the likes of Phoenix, Hot Chip, Royksopp, Temper Trap and M83. He has released full length albums on the constantly cool UK indie Moshi Moshi, Nettwerk, Co-Operative Music as well as his on his own Happy Biscuit Club label.
As a producer, remixer and featured artist, James has collaborated with the likes of X-Press 2, David Holmes, Casiokids, Au Revoir Simone, Downtown Party Network, Post War Years and Trophy Wife. He is currently producing debut albums for Secret Company and Scarlett Soho and is also working with young Kiwi starlet Kaitlin Riegel.
His music is constantly popping up on tv shows like Gray’s Anatomy, Scrubbs, One Tree Hill and Inbetweeners and he has also created the music for and starred in his own Guinness Xmas commercial.