Yoyo Röhm was born in Wuppertal, Germany, in 1965 and studied classical guitar and contrabass at Cologne Conservatory.
He was a founder member of Bad Little Dynamos, The Absurd and Melotronik and has recorded with a wide variety of singers and musicians including Ben Becker, Katharina Franck, Christof Hahn, Jasmin Tabatabai and Thomas Wydler of The Bad Seeds.
In addition, he has performed live with: Gunter Hampel, Les Hommes Sauvages, The Screaming Meat and Jaki Liebezeit from the legendary German progressive rock band Can.
Röhm has also composed music for theatre plays and a number of short movies and dance pieces.
In 2007 Yoyo Röhm left the band.