Wednesday May 4 - Pop Matters has posted "20 Questions" with Petra Haden. Click here to read them.
Thursday April 28 - A belated thanks to all who donated for Japanese relief at the (le) Poisson Rouge show by Deerhoof / If By Yes (with special guest David Byrne)!
Over $2000 was donated by the audience and matching funds were contributed by the bands and 4 other Chimera artists & friends, to raise over $15,000! See photos from the night by clicking here.
Tuesday April 5 - Click to see photos of us performing live on KUT at the Cactus Cafe during SXSW.
Friday April 1 - To read Yuka and Petra's interview with the LA Times' Pop & Hiss blog click here.
Thursday March 31 - The Rolling Stone says Petra's "swirling, untranslatable phonemes suggest a goddess who rules the cosmos." Click here to read the entire review.
Tuesday March 29 - Today the New York Times reviewed our
debut album, Salt On Sea Glass. They say the album is
"a cerebral seduction". Click to read the entire review.
Tuesday March 22 - Our first video for "You Feel Right" just premiered on Spinner. Click here to check it out!
Tuesday, March 22 - If By Yes' debut album, Salt On Sea Glass, is out today. Listen to the entire album on Spinner's Listening Party. You can order the album now from the Chimera Music Warehouse. Digital download - $10. | CD - $15 |
Vinyl - $17
Tonight we play at the Largo in LA, click for tickets.
Monday, March 7 - If By Yes is going on tour this month with special guests Trevor Dunn (Bass) and Nels Cline (Guitar). Tour dates and buy links are below.
Thursday, March 3 - Time Out Tokyo chatted with Yuka Honda of If By Yes about their debut album Salt On Sea Glass out March 22, 2011. Click to read the interview. Salt On Sea Glass is now available in the Chimera Music Warehouse as a digital download, and for
pre-order for CD & VINYL. Click to visit the store.
Tuesday, March 1 - You can now buy the digital download of Salt On Sea Glass in the Chimera Music Warehouse. Click to buy the download - $10.
Our debut album, Salt On Sea Glass, just got printed and we are waiting for the release date. The album is featuring David Byrne and two songs produced by Cornelius.
Salt on Sea Glass will be released 3/2/11 in Japan, 3/22/11 in the United States, and 4/25/11 in Europe. To pre-order the album now CLICK HERE.
For the March tour, If By Yes will be:
Petra on Vocal -- Yuka on Keys -- Shimmy on Guitar -- Yuko on Drums
with Trevor Dunn on bass & Nels Cline on guitar
Yuka just shot our final footage for the "You Feel Right" video in Los Angeles and is starting to edit this Saturday.