Sam Lachow is a producer, songwriter, rapper, videographer, director, and editor of video and music. His latest EP “5 Good Reasons” is a collaborative project with Seattle lyricist Raz Simone. The EP was produced entirely by Sam and his creative partner Maggie Brown utilizing many live instruments from musicians based in Seattle and New York. The project, as well as his previous releases – debut album “Brand New Bike” and EP “Avenue Music”, which are both available for free stream/download on samlachow.com – feature many guest appearances from some of the most talented artists coming up in the Seattle music scene.
Sam has been making videos since elementary school, and as a seventh-grader began a group called Shankbone. Sam began directing and producing music videos with Shankbone, and went on to create videos for various other Seattle-based artists.
Raised in both Seattle and New York City, Sam graduated in the class of 2009 from Garfield High School in Seattle. He then went on to attend SUNY New Paltz for a year, and is now studying at City College in New York. Sam has spent much of 2013 touring while also producing videos and crafting his next solo project.