After becoming addicted to the music scene in Portsmouth, Yvonne continued with her music after moving back to London, her home town. She continues to play at an array of well known venues, such as 02 Islington, The Sebright Arms, The Good Ship, The George Tavern, most of which have become regular haunts.
Endless Soul EP reviews:
‘Her recent six-song release Endless Soul is a gorgeous combination of folk, rock and pop in which you get to hear an exceptional voice over effective instrumentation.’ – The Equal Ground
‘Sometimes, indies can create sounds that teach even the best producers lessons about subtlety and nuance, and this debut by London solo artist Yvonne is just such a record.’ Chickens Are Dinosaurs
‘With the grace and power of a heavyweight boxer, Endless Soul is an impressive debut. Tear off the labels and listen.’ – Gigslutz ‘Unsigned Act of the Week’
‘Yvonne McDonnell has crafted six magnificently poignant pieces of art here. The rousing nature of each song’s arrangement and the astounding vocal work make for a product that is quite inspirational in its entirety. With its cool, accessible sound, Endless Soul is a superb acoustic folk production whose appeal should be universal.’ Pure M Magazine
‘She’s extremely talented, has a very distinct and wonderful voice, brilliant song-writing ability and is obviously very passionate about what she does.’ – Women in music
‘Her songs showcase her captivating vocals, and are beautifully and honestly written’ – Chaos Theory