Song of the Day: Never Mess With Sunday by Yppah

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Joe Corrales Jr., also known as Yppah (pronounced “Yippah”) is an electronic/rock musician. He is currently signed to Ninja Tune records and resides in Long Beach, California.

Corrales began playing guitar and bass in rock bands during high school, and later became more involved in electronic music and turntablism. He was involved in the early creation of mashups, and was part of a turntablist group called The Truth. Yppah is influenced by shoegaze, various electronic music, psychedelic soul, and rock music, evidenced by heavy use of reverb, effects, and electronics.

Yppah

Birth name Jose Luis Corrales Jr.
Born March 31, 1981 (age 32)
Origin Houston, Texas, USA
Genres Electronic
Rock
Shoegaze
Breaks
Occupations Musician
Songwriter
Remixer
Producer
Instruments Guitar
Bass
synthesizers
keyboards
drums
Melodica
Laptop
Years active 2004–present
Labels Ninja Tune
Happy End Music
Associated acts Day of the Woman
Anomie Belle
Website yppah.bandcamp.com
Notable instruments
guitar, bass, drums, keys, turntables

image by ohgushi

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