This is a birthday gift for French poet Hoepffner to cover one of his songs.
This compilation was released in the context of the « No More Fukushima » event initiated by the art centre « La Maison Laurentine », with David Fenech, Klimperei, Grimo, Orso Jesenska, Tycho Brahé, Polder, Lionel Fondeville, Sam Nolin and more. Our song « The forest and the ocean » was recorded in Iwaki, Prefecture of Fukushima, Japan, in February 2013.
Voice : Chiemi Ashida
Guitar : Emmanuel Pidoux
Double bass : Vincent Ferrand
Cello : Joseph Roumier
Thanks to el grande Sergio Membrillas, we take part in the friendly « Lo-fi club » compilation #3 alongside Eliote and the ritournelles, Toby Goodshank, R. Steevie Moore and many more.
Covering The Cure’s hit « Boys don’t cry » on an out of tune piano, in Pskov, Russia
Our track « Jonas » (previously released on the Cachalot Midinette tape compilation) has been licensed for use in a video to promote the non-profit agency « House of friendship » in Ontario, Canada. This social service agency annually serves over 42.000 people living on low income through different services (addiction services, community services, family services, residential services).
(Le collectif) Yeepee has taken part in a V/A Album to support the independent art centre project « L’écluse » in Reims, France, with some other dudes like David Fenech, Chapi chapo et les petites musiques de pluie, Klimperei, André Cheval, Imagho, My tiger side, Sam Nolin and more !
This piece is an excerpt from the album « Les heurs électriques » (2012).
Piano : Vincent Ferrand
Recording, mixing, video : Emmanuel Pidoux
Mastering : Harris Newman