Salami Rose Joe Louis is a multi-instrumentalist female producer from California and a signee to Flying Lotus’s independent label Brainfeeder. Drawing influences from jazz, rock, hip-hop, Shuggie Otis, Captain Beefheart, Stereolab, and R. Stevie Moore, she creates a blend of experimental galaxy sounds with jazz influenced vocals and keys. She released her debut album on Brainfeeder “Zdenka 2080”, a conceptual sci-fi album that has been described as a “stunning interdimensional travel themed new album” by Gigwise. “Zdenka 2080” was nominated for Giles Peterson’s Worldwide Awards for best album of 2020. She had the honor of joining Flying Lotus’ Flamagra Tour, Cinematic Orchestra’s European tour, Toro y Moi’s “Outer Peace Tour”, TuneYards US. tour August, and supported acts Clairo, MNDSGN, Homeshake, and Still Woozy in 2022. This year she was featured on Toro y Moi’s new album, “Mahal” on Dead Oceans, and Hiatus Kaiyote’s album, “Mood Variant (The Remixes)” on Ninja Tune/Brainfeeder, Free the Robots album “Kaduwa”, and Soccer96 album “Inner Worlds”. Her production journey began with a Roland MV8800 in 2014, catalyzing a deep dive into the production world, recording and mixing her albums, “Son of a Sauce”, “Zlaty Sauce Nephew”, “Zdenka 2080”, and “Chapters of Zdenka”. Drawing from her studies in planetary sciences, she creates a unique experience…exploring ideas of multiverses and climate change through the lens of a fictional post apocalyptic keyboard toting earthling with a flashlight, a can of cashews, and a hopeful optimism.