Yard Squad is a St. Louis based reggae band which was formed in 1994.
Yard Squad has toured internationally with Kenyattta “Culture” Hill. They have performed with Frankie Paul, Everton Blender, Kenyatta “Culture” Hill, Admiral Tibet, Warrior King, Jah Dan, Daddy Muss, Tosh 1, the son of legendary Peter Tosh, Papa Muntu, Desiree and Dynamq just to name a few.
Since the band’s inception, Yard Squad has performed with numerous regional and international acts across the country in shows ranging from small clubs to large festivals which have included the Kentucky Reggae Festival and the Chicago Reggae Festival. They have emerged as a premier reggae act in the U.S. and a sought after backing band for many international artists.
Yard Squad is best known for its unique blend and performance of socially conscious roots reggae, and dancehall. Several of the band’s original hits have been integrated into its set and always prove to be crowd-pleasers.
Yard Squad, like the originators of reggae music, proudly accept the duty of spreading the message of “Love and Unity” through the inspirational music they bring to the people.