Soko is Stefanie Sokolinski, a France celebrity and musician who enjoyed some radio achievement in Denmark, Australia, Belgium, and holland in 2007 using the one “I’ll Wipe out Her.” Marina can be Marina Vello (aka Marina Ribatski and MC Marina Vello), a vocalist and DJ who was simply formerly an associate from the Brazilian indie ensemble Bonde perform Function. In January 2009 post to her MySpace blog page, Soko mentioned that she was giving up music, proclaiming herself “lifeless” along the way. Her pension didn’t last lengthy, nevertheless; Soko teamed up with Marina a couple of months later, as well as the recently formed duo arrived using their 1st 7″ solitary, Mum, by enough time summer time rolled around. Made by Radioclit, and producing liberal usage of a sampled bassline from War’s “Low Rider,” the solitary sounded like Yelle, Cof Cof, and (maybe unavoidably) Bonde Perform Role. Mum premiered via Pure Groove! and I Center Comix in August 2009.