Dawg Yawp is a folk-based duo that combines sitar, guitar, synth and drum samples alongside beautiful harmonies. Tyler Randall and Rob Keenan are lifelong friends that attended Berklee together, only to return to their native Cincinnati to focus on the project. Their debut EP Two Hearted quickly earned them acclaim and radio play, in addition to festivals like SXSW and national support slots. Their debut self-titled LP, released 10/14/16 via Old Flame Records, has started generating national praise from NPR Tiny Desk Concert to Conan O'Brien's Team Coco, Consequence of Sound, WXPN, KCRW and beyond.
They most recently recorded a Tiny Desk Concert @ NPR Music:
They were featured in NPR's Spotify Playlist "The Austin 100" for SXSW 2017
They were named one of Crave Magazine's "20 Must See Bands for SXSW 2017"
Their first music video for the single "Can't Think" premiered on Conan O'Brien Presents: Team Coco:
They were included on NPR's 'Best Music of 2016' "Heavy Rotation":
Named 'Artist to Watch' for December 2016 on WXPN 88.5 Philadelphia, PA:
Played on World Cafe Live Free at Noon on WXPN with Dan Reed:
...with a David Dye interview:
'Dawg Yawp' Debut LP (Old Flame Records)
Premiered 10/13/16 on PopMatters:
Their new single "Lost at Sea" was 'Today's Top Tune' on KCRW in LA 11/24/16:
'Dawg Yawp' Debut LP Single Premiers:
"Lost at Sea"
Premiered 9/30/16 on 'All Things Go'
"East Virginia Blues"
Premiered 4/12/16 on NPR's All Songs Considered
Premiered 4/28/16 on Consequence of Sound
Featured on NPR's Heavy Rotation 7/20/16
March 2016 Local Discovery of the Month @ WNKU 89.7