Skip to main content

Renowned electronic music producer i_o has tragically died at the age of 30.

According to an announcement shared on his Instagram account, i_o passed away yesterday, November 23rd, 2020. "This extremely talented spirit taught us that even if nothing matters, you can still lead with love," the post reads. "Garrett's truth and soul lives on through the music he shared."

View the full announcement below.

At the time of this article's publishing, i_o's cause of death has not yet been publicly revealed.

Scroll to Continue

Recommended Articles

Portola Music Festival

Flume, Kaytranada, The Chemical Brothers, More to Play Goldenvoice's New San Francisco Festival, Portola

The two-day festival will also feature sets from James Blake, Arca, Peggy Gou, M.I.A, Four Tet, PinkPantheress, DJ Shadow, and more.

illenium dillon francis

Dillon Francis Debuts Long-Awaited Collaboration with ILLENIUM

The two artists have been teasing the unreleased track for over a year.

Subtronics and Kx5 (deadmau5 and Kaskade)

Kx5 (deadmau5 and Kaskade) Surprise Subtronics Onstage at EDC for "Escape" Remix

The two dance music legends joined the ecstatic bass producer during his performance on the circutGROUNDS stage Saturday night.

The techno and deep house producer recently celebrated his signing to Armada Music, one of the most prestigious dance music record labels in the industry, as well as the launch of his own Label 444 imprint. He has also dropped many songs on deadmau5's mau5trap in addition to releasing music on Above & Beyond's venerated Anjunabeats banner. 

The team at EDM.com expresses our sincere condolences to the family, fans, friends, and loved ones of i_o.

Related

i_o

deadmau5, REZZ, More Pay Tribute to i_o Following Producer's Tragic Death

The EDM family has banded together to pay tribute to Garrett Lockhart.

cookie-monsta-fade-to-black-oz-edm-feature

Famed Dubstep Artist Cookie Monsta Has Died

We at EDM.com express our sincere condolences to the family, fans, friends, and loved ones of Cookie Monsta.

i_o

i_o Introduces New Label 444 Imprint and Signs with Armada Music

The new imprint will host his more underground music while the main label will be home to his "dance smashes."

i_o

Death of i_o Revealed to Be a Result of Natural Causes

The Los Angeles County Department of Medical Examiner-Coroner's report listed a thyroid disorder as i_o's cause of death.

i_o

[WATCH] i_o and Lights Release Trippy Animated Short Film for "Annihilation"

Enter into the metaphysical rabbit hole of the new audiovisual journey from i_o and Lights.

i_o

deadmau5 Celebrates the Life and Career of i_o With mau5trap radio Tribute Mix

The 115th episode of deadmau5's mau5trap radio was dedicated to the career of the late i_o.

sophie

Renowned Electronic Music Producer SOPHIE Dead at 34

SOPHIE has tragically died following an accidental fall in Athens.