RIP Mika Vainio

Mika Vainio (Pan Sonic) photos by Randy Yau

Source: The Quietus.

Experimental electronic music producer Mika Vainio has died aged 53. Vainio produced a vast collection of solo material under his own name as well as other guises, including most famously Ø. His work explored various aspects of techno, industrial music, noise and other experimental corners of electronic music. Through his career, he collaborated with the likes of Charlemagne Palestine, Fennesz, Merbow, Franck Vigroux and many more.