Chicago, United States
Valoss likes noise. After memorizing Michael Jackson's "Thriller," Valoss decided that art was life. Using his JC Penny cassette recorder, Valoss taped radio shows and songs from 102.7 and 96.3 in Chicago. Valoss repeatedly turned his grandmother's Hammond organ on and off, churning out groans and audio farts. Valoss likes nonsense. Valoss studied classical piano through high school, when he got his first sampler, keyboard, and mixer. His first tracks were tape experiments marrying sleep deprivation and his outstanding collection of bizarre videos. Valoss studied classical piano at DePaul University School of Music. Valoss is mentally ill. Valoss likes to boogie.