DJ's, musicians, producers, collectors, students & owners of 2 mighty labels Ism Records and Midnight Riot, the duo gained international notoriety for their ground breaking re-edits & remixes and production skills in early 2003 and no one knew where they came from!
Credited with creating a genre free musical style all of their own, Yam Who? are inspired by Quincy Jones, Funkadelic, Herbie Hancock, , Theo Parrish, Leroy Burgess, Maurice Fulton, Greg Wilson, Tensnake, Earth, Wind & Fire, Patrick Adams & Prince.
Driven to achieve a clear musical identity, and a high level of sonic quality Yam Who? set up Ism Records in 2009 whilst their latest endeavour is the Midnight Riot imprint strictly focusing again on those crucial and irresistible mid tempo party selections.
The 2 rapidly growing labels release music from around the world from the likes of, NYC Odyssey, Joey Negro, Late Nite Tuff Guy, Ron Basejam, Rayko, Ashley Beedle, Rubinskee, Genius Collective, Faze Action, Deadly Sins, PBR Streetgang, Mark E, Sleazy McQueen, Tiny Cornelius, Heion, Avanti and Dead Rose Music Company.
They have touched and sprinkled magic studio dust on the some of the biggest and most obscure artists in the game including, John Legend, Azymuth, The Roots, Joss Stone, Sunburst Band, Crazy P, Zero 7, Will Smith & Jazzy Jeff, Amp Fiddler, Jill Scott, Belleruche, Raphael Saadiq, Grace Jones.