Intricate Folk is a group currently composed of producer/bassist/dj/songwriter "D. Jude" and vocalist/keyboardist/songwriter "Yahz Chyld". The group is based in Los Angeles, Ca. Both members were born and raised in Louisiana, growing up on heavy funk/jazzy tunes. They combine to create a perfect blend of soul, funk, pop, electro and r&b that sonically connects with the old and young ears of today.
Damon Jude, more commonly known as D. Jude, is a one-man machine. He produces, , DJ's, plays bass guitar and keys. His sound encompasses a funky electro-soul beat with an edge of alternative rock. His style is intricate and meticulously laid out with a sound that resonates in layers of artistic enjoyment.
D. Jude is a self-taught musician. Born in New Orleans, Louisiana, and growing up in the country town of Vacherie, La, he has always had an inner passion for music. He was initially a rapper on a small record label as young teen in the 90's and later branched out to a career in DJing and music production. D. Jude has been a DJ for many years, sharing his skills at events night clubs throughout New Orleans, Baton Rouge, Los Angeles, and Long Beach. He is known for his song selection skills and his deep knowledge of R&B music and history.
Yahz Chyld has been professionally trained in numerous genres and has a style that is soothing to the ears and pleasing to the emotions. He embraces feelings from the depths of his soul and expresses them in waves of healing vibrations. His sound has also been described as an eclectic mixture of funk and soul that is delivered with strength and confidence.
The past 23 years of his professional career began with Broadway performances at the Stand Theatre in Shreveport, Louisiana. He then moved to the entertainment capitol of the world to showcase his talent. Las Vegas has opened its doors to this vocal phenomenon at an array of upscale venues. The extensive list includes performances at Cosmopolitan in the Rose Rabbit Lie restaurant, Aquaknox at the Venetian, Palms Lounge, Bally's, Texas Station, Red Rock casino, AlianteETA, lounge, Piazza lounge at Tuscany, Noras, Container Park, and grand opening performances at Dwell and the El Dorado.