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Meredith Brooks and MILCK Join Dionne Warwick, Yvette Young and More at the Inspiring She Rocks Awards

Here’s an uplifting event that you can attend in person or watch online. The Women’s International Music Network (the WiMN) has just announced honorees Meredith Brooks, MILCK, EveAnna Manley, Sherri Chung, Leslie Gaston-Bird, Lyndsey Parker, Julie Robbins and Susan Larkin, for its 10th annual She Rocks Awards celebrating and honoring female artists, industry executives and media personalities throughout the music landscape.
ANAHEIM, CA
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Dionne Warwick and Yvette Young To Be Honored at the 2022 She Rocks Awards

In celebration of International Women’s Month, the Women’s International Music Network (the WiMN) is proud to announce three of the distinguished honorees for the 2022 She Rocks Awards. Iconic singer, actress, television host and former UN Goodwill Ambassador, Dionne Warwick will be joined by the Grammy-nominated guitarist and Bones UK co-founder Carmen Vandenberg, and multi-instrumentalist Yvette Young, the front woman for the math rock band, Covet. The She Rocks Awards are celebrating their 10th year honoring female artists, record industry executives and media personalities throughout the music landscape.
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Dionne Warwick, Carmen Vandenberg and Yvette Young Among Those to be Honored at the 10th Annual She Rocks Awards

Los Angeles, CA, March 17, 2022 – To celebrate International Women’s Month, the Women’s International Music Network (the WiMN) is proud to announce three of the distinguished honorees for the 2022 She Rocks Awards. Iconic singer, actress, television host and former UN Goodwill Ambassador, Dionne Warwick will be joined by the GRAMMY®-nominated guitarist and BONES UK co-founder Carmen Vandenberg, and multi-instrumentalist Yvette Young, the front-woman for the math rock band, Covet. The She Rocks Awards are celebrating their 10th year honoring female artists, record industry executives and media personalities throughout the music landscape.
LOS ANGELES, CA
Guitar World Magazine

Watch Yvette Young teach her transformative tapping technique in this new video lesson

There are few better people to give us a lesson in tapping. Here, the Covet guitarist unpacks some of the key techniques around the band's tune, Atreyu. Yvette Young should need no introduction. She’s become regarded as one of the most innovative contemporary players out there. In particular, she’s renowned for her creative approach to tapping – and her latest video lesson looks at this technique in more detail.
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MusicRadar.com

Yvette Young teaches guitar finger tapping in new video tutorial

If you associate tapping on guitar with shred, players like Polyphia's Tim Henson and Covet's Yvette Young will make you think again. Their creative approach to the technique with altered tunings opens up new possibilities. And here in a new video tutorial, Yvette shares her approach to the instrument in a refreshingly accessible way with her new Ibanez YY20 signature model.
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Guitar World Magazine

Yvette Young teases new-look, freshly spec'd version of her Ibanez YY10 signature guitar

Yvette Young has taken to social media to tease a freshly finished, newly spec'd version of her Ibanez YY10 signature guitar. The new-look Talman seemingly takes inspiration from the super-sparkly nature of her current axe – which comes equipped with a Slime Green Sparkle colorway – though introduces a vibrant orange hue.
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Guitar World Magazine

Steve Vai announces Vai Academy 6.0, featuring Nuno Bettencourt, Guthrie Govan, Yvette Young, Billy Sheehan and more

Just a few weeks following his announcement of a massive, 54-date 2022 US tour, Steve Vai has revealed the lineup for the latest edition of his popular, multi-day Vai Academy. Vai Academy 6.0, as it's being called, will feature electric guitar greats Nuno Bettencourt, Guthrie Govan, Larry Mitchell and Yvette Young, acoustic guitar maestros Tommy Emmanuel and Joe Robinson, and bass guitar wizard Billy Sheehan.
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Alternative Press

AltPress Weekly: Badflower, Yvette Young, industry insiders and more

We’re back with a fresh AltPress Weekly. Each week, we highlight the things we want you to check out. We shout out brand-new tracks and classic cuts, deep dives and smash hits. We’ll also bring you the scoop on the latest happenings at Alternative Press, along with the stories we keep coming back to.
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Alternative Press

Yvette Young talks painting, collaborating artistically with WILLOW and more

You wouldn’t know it from hearing her play, but Yvette Young of Covet yearned to abandon her classical music upbringing and used to sneak out of the art classroom to compose songs. While Young eventually found her way into rock music, the artist still fluidly draws from her extensive background in classical music and fine arts, producing a unique and skillful form of guitar playing that is as approachable as it is dazzling. Young sees it as a natural path to blur lines between visual and sonic arts, part of a broader project to inspire others and express herself through her work.
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Guitar World Magazine

Yvette Young gifts Willow Smith her signature Ibanez YY10 guitar

Since the release of Willow Smith’s recent punk-pop-infused single Transparent Soul, which in turn marked her sonic transition from rap warrior to fierce electric guitar star, the 20-year-old singer-songwriter has been known to favor one guitar in particular. As seen in the track's music video, as well as her recent...
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Guitar World Magazine

Yvette Young designed the eye-popping artwork for Willow Smith’s out-of-this-world St. Vincent signature model

When Willow Smith released her latest pop-punk inspired track Transparent Soul, those who watched the accompanying music video would have noticed two things: the significant sonic shift that single represented, and Smith’s unique St. Vincent signature model, which boasted a planetary paint job. Well, as it turns out, the guitar’s...
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LCSD Superintendent Yvette Young Provides School Mask and Social Distance Protocol Updates Following Executive Order 1549

Executive Order 1549 is now in effect. We reached out to Leake County School District Superintendent Yvette Young and asked her how the order will impact the school district. “Governor Reeves signed an executive order as it relates to the mask mandate. The order requires that all K-12 schools continue to adhere to mask and social distancing protocols that have been put in place. The maximum capacity for indoor events will be limited to 25%. Outdoor events are limited to 50% capacity only if social distancing permits. Anyone who enters a school building for work as well as visitors must continue to wear a mask to properly cover their nose and mouth. Masks may only be removed with proper social distancing.” Superintendent Young said she would provide us with any changes or additional details.
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