I_o passes away: DJ and producer Garrett Lockhart dies at age 30

Lawrence Kim
November 25, 2020

DJ and producer Garrett Lockhart has died aged 30. The news was announced this evening via his official channels. This extrimely talented spirit thaught us that even if nothing matters, you can still lead with love. "Garrett's truth and soul lived on through the music he shared".

'Rest in peace Garrett. His cause of death has not been made public at this stage.

Also releasing music under his birth name and as Fawks, he put out his debut track as i_o on a Mau5trap compilation in 2017.

While Lockhart's success continued, the musician also announced the formation of his own company, "Label 444", after collaborating with a number of high profile names such as DeadMau5, Grimes, Above & Beyond and more.

Garrett was perhaps best known for working alongside Grimes on the 2019 smash hit track Violence, which featured on her album, Miss Anthropocene.

We want to remember such an unbelievable human being with his performance at Creamfields past year, a DJ set that will remain on the history books of the festival.

The 30-year-old had recently signed with the prestigious Armada Music label and on November 20th released his latest single, Castles In The Sky.

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