"The Pharrell of Based" The Guardian
''One of modern hip-hop's most influential producers'' FACT Magazine
Keyboard Kid is from Seattle. Following a string of critically acclaimed self-released beat tapes, remixes and insane amount of productions for Lil B (Keyboard Kid is Lil B's main producer) Donky Pitch are proud to present to you his first official solo release, The Transition EP. Five tracks of hyper-charged synth workouts, off-the-grid hip hop and computer techno.
Alongside contemporaries Clams Casino and Main Attrakionz, Keyboard Kid operates at the fore-front of the based / cloud rap music scene that is pouring out of the US at the moment, consistently pushing the boundaries of instrumental and vocal hip hop. With no label backing his beat tapes have already gained him coverage on sites like Urb, Fader and Fact Magazine and magazines like The Wire and DJ.
Donky Pitch began in Brighton in the summer of 2009, born out of two peoples' frustration with the local club scene and
coinciding with the rise of synth heavy dancefloor mutations within underground electronic music. At first just a midweek party in a small club below a pub, over the years that followed it has branched out to be a record label and a monthly radio show on Sub FM...more