10 Things You Should Know About Soko:
1. Soko is a French actress, singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist.
2. She taught herself how to play music at age 20.
3. She directed her own short film entitled "Monster Love".
4. Soko is Isabella, the sex surrogate to Joaquin Phoenix and Scarlett Johansson, in Spike Jonze's Oscar-winning film Her.
5. Soko is a damn fine deejay. Deejaying for fashion soirees such as Chloe, Kooples and the like.
6. She kissed a stranger in a viral video.
7. She's finishing up her new record, produced by Ross Robinson, which will come out in the Winter of 2015.
8. You can hear Ariel Pink's voice on a couple of songs on the new record.
9. Soko is a Vegan, a Scorpio and now lives in Los Angeles.
10. One of her directors once said of her "She is an actress who likes to put herself in danger; jump without a net."
PS - her Instagram is sokothecat and she is super fun to follow.
And she's on tour!
Fall 2014 Tour:
9/27 - La Jolla, CA - RIMAC Arena *
9/29 - Denver, CO - The Moon Room at Summit Music Hall
9/30 - Las Cruces, NM - Pan American Center (New Mexico State University) *+
10/2 - Oklahoma City, OK - Downtown Airpark *+
10/3 - Austin, TX - Cheer Up Charlie's
10/4 - Dallas, TX - The Ginger Man
10/5 - Tulsa, OK - Hillman's Garage
10/6 - Marfa, TX - El Cosmico
10/8 - Columbia, MO - The Blue Note *
10/9 - Rogers, AR - Walmart Arkansas Music Pavilion *+
10/10 - Birmingham, AL - WorkPlay
10/11 - Savannah, GA - Graceface Records & Curiosities
10/12 - Jacksonville, FL - Underbelly
10/13 - Gainesville, FL - The Factory
10/14 - Orlando, FL - The Peacock Room
10/15 - Fort Lauderdale, FL - The Bubble
10/16 - Miami Beach, FL - The Fillmore at Jackie Gleason *
10/17 - Lake Worth, FL - Propaganda
10/18 - Orlando, FL - Hard Rock Live *
10/19 - Oxford MS - Cats Purring Dude Ranch
10/20 - Louisville, KY - Louisville Palace *
10/22 - Pittsburgh, PA - Club Cafe
10/23 - Philadelphia, PA - Out of Town Films Loft
10/24 - New York, NY - United Palace *
10/25 - New York, NY - United Palace *
11/8 - Oakland, CA - Fox Theater *
11/10 - Sacramento, CA - Memorial Auditorium *
11/14 - Los Angeles, CA - Shrine Auditorium *
11/15 - Santa Barbara, CA - Santa Barbara Bowl *
* With Foster The People
*+ With Foster The People & Fitz and the Tantrums