LA based producer i_o has died, it has been confirmed.
The producer (real name Garrett Falls Lockhart) lived in Washington DC, before being drawn into the orbit of LA's electronic scene.
A noted producer, he's connected to deadmau5, with his '444' EP project building into a full album across the span of the past 12 months.
Earlier today – November 25th – social media speculation surrounded the electronic musician, who previously worked with Grimes.
Now a note on his official Twitter has confirmed that i_o has passed away, noting:
“This extremely talented spirit taught us that even if nothing matters, you can still lead with love…”
i_o was just 30 years old. Find the tribute below.
— i_o (@i_oofficial) November 24, 2020