NATIVE YOUNG

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NATIVE YOUNG Short Info

NATIVE YOUNG.
Native Young is the brainchild of 27 year old singer songwriter Yannick Meyer. It has grown and evolved from an electronic standalone to a multiracial, multicultural band consisting of 8 members.
The Electronic EP is set to be released in January 2015.
2 singles, Children of the Sun & Islands have already signed to and are in various stages of release through a UK indie record label (Islands has also been released independently in RSA and have received radioplay on UCT Radio to phenomenal response)
Children of the Sun was selected for ELLE UK "It Sounds of Summer" compilation album released this past summer (2014).
NATIVE YOUNG are in the process of recording their full length album fusing the elements of Indie Electronica/ and Organic Acoustica to be released June/July 2015.

The 3rd Single (and 2nd Single for independent release in RSA) is Crystal Lion and will be available on iTunes and various sales platforms on October 18th.

NATIVE YOUNG.
Native Young is the brainchild of 27 year old singer songwriter Yannick Meyer. It has grown and evolved from an electronic standalone to a multiracial, multicultural band consisting of 8 members.
The Electronic EP is set to be released in January 2015.
2 singles, Children of the Sun & Islands have already signed to and are in various stages of release through a UK indie record label (Islands has also been released independently in RSA and have received radioplay on UCT Radio to phenomenal response)
Children of the Sun was selected for ELLE UK "It Sounds of Summer" compilation album released this past summer (2014).
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Past Gigs NATIVE YOUNG

  • 11 | 2014 Cape Town First Thursdays &UNION
  • 11 | 2014 Cape Town Two Rivers Urban Park Festival
  • 11 | 2014 Cape Town &UNION Masters
  • 10 | 2014 Cape Town Hope Street Collective
  • 10 | 2014 Cape Town Hope Street Collective
  • 10 | 2014 Cape Town Muizenberg Festival
  • 10 | 2014 Cape Town Hope Street Collective
  • 08 | 2014 Cape Town Pop Ups
  • 08 | 2014 Cape Town Hope Street Collective
  • 02 | 2014 Cape Town Boss Models Corporate End of Season

Discography NATIVE YOUNG

  • 2014 Islands Single | Independent
  • 2014 Crystal Lion Single | Independent
  • 2014 Children of the Sun Compilation Track | Believe Digital

Media

  • Sound Crystal Lion
  • Sound Islands

Origin

  • Cape Town ZA

Founded

  • 2012

Members

  • Yannick Meyer Vocals, Banjitar, Synthesizer
  • Alex Serra Vocals, Guitar, Synthesizer
  • Kieron Orbell Hang Drum, Cajone Percussion
  • Bonisile Bass Marimba
  • Eugene Percussions, Vocals
  • Mark Soprano Marimba
  • Thando Tenor Marimba
  • Jackson Saxonpone, Vocals

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