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Jeremih and Shlohmo are an unlikely combination for a lot of obvious reasons. One is a black guy from Chicago who sings slick, radio-directed R&B, and the other is a white guy from Los Angeles who produces tricky, intricate instrumental bass music. They probably would’ve never gotten together if Yours Truly hadn’t matched them u… More »

Pretty much everything east of the Mississippi has been brought to its knees by this unforgiving winter, especially the hellstorm that rolled in this week. It’s hard to believe February is even now only half over — 14 days down, 14 to go — harder still to picture it ever coming to an end. Fortunately… More »

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Purple – “The Deepest Night”

Purple is a member of WEDIDIT, Shlohmo's crew that I affectionately dubbed an electronic gloom collective when we premiered "Never Come Back." Like his contemporarie…
Caitlin White | June 4, 2015 - 5:58 pm
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Purple – “Never Come Back” (Stereogum Premiere)

Purple is Luis Dourado, a Berlin by way of Portugal songwriter and producer. He released his initial Salvation EP (along with a remixed version) i…
Caitlin White | April 23, 2015 - 10:01 am

Stream Shlohmo Dark Red

The L.A. bass-music producer Shlohmo makes gooey, melodic music that slinks and throbs in some darkly compelling ways. Last year, he teamed up with the…
Tom Breihan | March 31, 2015 - 10:51 am

Shlohmo – “Beams” Video (NSFW)

After lending his slow-simmering, dark sounds to more popular alt-R&B artists like Jeremih and Banks last year, LA electro-bass producer Shlohmo kicked off 2015 by…
Collin Robinson | March 10, 2015 - 12:24 pm

Shlohmo – “Buried” Video

Several weeks ago, Shlohmo unveiled his slow-burning new single "Buried" to accompany the announcement of his forthcoming record, Dark Red. Today, the producer released a…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | February 12, 2015 - 9:59 am
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Shlohmo – “Buried”

"You don't have to like it, just listen to it." That's how Shlohmo ends the press release blurb announcing his new full-length album, Dark Red.
James Rettig | January 27, 2015 - 1:13 pm
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Shlohmo – “Emerge From Smoke”

Shlohmo, the experimental bass producer whose sleek elastic sonic booms have backed the likes of Banks and Jeremih, has signed to True Panther. His first…
Chris DeVille | December 9, 2014 - 1:51 pm
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Download Jeremih & Shlohmo’s No More EP

The Chicago R&B singer Jeremih and the L.A. bass music producer Shlohmo first teamed up on last year's "Bo Peep (Do You Right)" as part…
Chris DeVille | July 17, 2014 - 1:02 pm
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Stream Boots WinterSpringSummerFall

Ever since BEYONCÉ burst into our lives last December, we've been hearing more and more about Boots, aka Jordan Asher, the musician who co-produced most
Chris DeVille | May 5, 2014 - 3:55 pm

BANKS – “Brain” Video

Back in January we heard up and coming singer BANKS drop the ghostly pop single "Brain," produced by the Shlohmo. Now "Brain" has a video…
Miles Bowe | March 12, 2014 - 10:55 am

Boots – “Howl”

When Beyoncé released her fucking amazing surprise self-titled album last year, she put together much of it with the help of a mysterious producer know…
Tom Breihan | March 11, 2014 - 12:46 pm

Shlohmo & Jeremih – “No More”

Last year, as part of its series of Songs From Scratch collaborations, Yours Truly teamed the Chicago R&B singer Jeremih up with the L.A. ba…
Tom Breihan | February 13, 2014 - 11:27 am
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BANKS – “Brain” (Prod. Shlohmo)

We've heard L.A. producer Shlohmo apply his magic touch for gauzy, foreboding R&B to collaborations with everyone from Little Dragon to How To Dress Well
Chris DeVille | January 28, 2014 - 3:47 pm
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Stereogum’s Cruel Summer 2013 Mix

This week, for the 237th time, our country tis of thee will celebrate its Miss Independence. Which means that this week, for the fourth time,…
Amrit Singh | July 3, 2013 - 2:09 pm
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Jeremih & Shlohmo – “Bo Peep (Do U Right)”

Lately, Yours Truly has been putting together a single series of sorts, called “Songs From Scratch,” that pairs up simpatico vocalists and producers who might’ve…
Tom Breihan | March 20, 2013 - 11:35 am
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Shlohmo – “Don’t Say No” (Feat. How To Dress Well)

L.A. beat-maker Shlohmo has teamed up with How To Dress Well for this warped, dense take on R&B: "Don't Say No" is a good sig…
Miles Bowe | February 19, 2013 - 1:30 pm

Little Dragon – “Sunshine” (Shlohmo Remix)

Earlier this year, the California bass music producer Shlohmo remixed "Sunshine," a song from Swedish pop group Little Dragon. The band never did anything with…
Tom Breihan | November 12, 2012 - 1:28 pm