Marylou Mayniel mastermind behind Oklou, is a French producer vocalist and composer now based in London. Marylou grew up in the countryside of west France and was first exposed to music through education for piano and cello. She later learned how to producer Electronic music on her computer and began working with artist.
Three years ago Marylou relocated to Paris where she founded her own Radio/DJ crew named TGAF. From there she began performing under the moniker Oklou and released more than a handful of mixtapes, did collaborations, live shows and DJ sets through European electronic underground scene.
On March 16th Oklou will release her forthcoming EP The Rite Of May. The 6 track EP was written and produced by Mayniel herself and with Additional advice from Bok Bok, whose worked with the likes of Kelela and Night Slugs, Rodiah McDonald whose worked with The XX and Sampha, and others. Officially Kicking off her Elite Muzik début Oklou shares visuals for her new single titled “Friendless.”