I.YES.NO (Aliosha Michelen) met fame as a youngster in his home town of Santo Domingo, as producer/vocalist for Dominican trip-hop band Masrhon. In 2006, one of his songs was featured in the official "FIFA WORLD CUP 2006", a video game from EA SPORTS.
In January 2009, I.YES.NO moves to Japan and starts working on a new album while playing live locally in Mie Prefecture.
In August 2010, the release of his first single “Make Love” was selected by Canadian media company “Vandala Concepts” to be included in their 2010 promotional compilation CD.
Sept. 2010, I.YES.NO releases his debut album "Murasaki": a 7 song EP. It features collaborations from Trip-Hop Producer "DavioR" (Spain), Jazz Vocalist Cyrille Daudel (France) and Masrhon Co-Producer "Decade" (U.K).
Currently, I.YES.NO is working on his next album, playing live in Japan and building a strong fan base.
I.YES.NO's Performing Rights Organization ---> SGACEDOM
Check out live vids at youtube/iyesno
Aliosha Michelen - Synth, Vocals and Programming
Yuhei Ito - Fender Rhodes / Synth
Ryuma Ito - Bass
"Make Love Single" (March 2010)
* Featured in the Vandala Concepts Compilation CD, (August 2010)
"Murasaki EP" (September 2010)
"Will" (Nov. 2011)
Featured in the "Sounds of the Underground" compilation from
Italian Dance Label David Dance.