Venue: Red Shed
YOI (y-oi as in saveloy) are an indie rock band from Wakefield/Leeds, West Yorkshire, consisting of singer-guitarist Chris Charlton, guitarist Dean Freeman, bassist Chris Bonner, and drummer David Allen.
Formed in June 2017 their energetic, high velocity style and do-it-yourself ethics are influenced by the punk rock scene in Wakefield and Leeds. The band self-released their first recordings online via Spotify and Soundcloud in the winter of 2017, The Ghost of Bobby McGee and Walls, the latter also featuring on Leeds DIY label Come Play With Me compilation Come Play, also featuring The Wedding Present, Esper Scout, Magic Mountain + more. The band are currently busy in the studio with another four tracks scheduled for release by Summer 2018.