Yuri Lane. What a cool name and what a cool guy. With just a harmonica (and the sounds of his mouth and body), Yuri creates some sick beats. He has his own website (yurilane.com) and YouTube channel (yurilane). I’m usually not one for harmonicas, but I especially love his video “Beatbox Harmonica in NYC”. I love the sort of soulful beatboxing integrated with his harmonica playing. I wonder how he plays the harmonica and beatboxes at the same time…. He’s such a creative guy.
Here’s the NYC video:
For more info on Yuri, check out his website and his YouTube channel, both linked above.
I thought this article I found on his website was interesting. Check it out: http://usatoday30.usatoday.com/life/music/news/2006-10-02-interfaith-rappers_x.htm