Yoka

This Dutch Diva has experience in theatre, jazz, opera and blues, Yoka was the face of successful British Indie Blues Band "Little Devils" (2010-2016) and Yoka &The SugarBeats (2016-2018). Yoka is a charismatic performer with a big voice that easily adapts to different genres.  A true story teller, she is known to take her audience on a journey full of laughter and the occasional tear. Yoka also adds occasional flute and sax to the overall sound and has been nominated in 2014, 15 & 16 for instrumentalist of the year in the British Blues Awards. Yoka is currently involved in three projects: 

 

 

Yoka & Big Ray                          After Sundown                   Sister Moonshine

Original material and covers                1930/40's jazz with                     Soulful Blues Band

(Big Ray on acoustic guitar)                Phil Woollett on guitar

 

 

 

 

Big Ray

Big Ray cut his musical teeth on the Belgian and Dutch Blues scenes, playing with a plethora of musicians both on bass as well as guitar.

Upon his return to London, he joined Little Devils  on guitar and went on to co-write their critically acclaimed album, The Storm Inside. Ray performs his original material accompanying Yoka on acoustic guitar.  Ray played electric guitar for Soul and Blues band Yoka & The SugarBeats and is currently playing bass for Corky's Cats and Sister Moonshine.