Kid Koala

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Kid Koala Biography

Kid Koala is a world-renowned scratch DJ who has made a name for himself both with his music and visual art. He has released four solo albums on Ninja Tune: Carpal Tunnel Syndrome (2001), Some of My Best Friends Are DJs (2003), Your Mom's Favorite DJ (2006) and 12 bit Blues (2012) as well as 2 graphic novels: Nufonia Must Fall (2003) and award-winning Space Cadet (2011). He has also been involved in collaborations such as Gorillaz, Deltron 3030, The Slew and toured with the likes of Radiohead, the Beastie Boys, Money Mark, John Medeski, A Tribe Called Quest, Mike Patton, Jack Johnson, DJ Shadow, and The Preservation Hall Jazz Band. He has contributed to scores for Shaun of the Dead, Scott Pilgrim vs. The World, and Looper, and has composed music for The National Film Board of Canada, the Cartoon Network, and Adult Swim. His unforgettable live shows range from silly touring turntable carnivals like Short Attention Span Theater (featuring turntable bingo) to quiet-time events like Music To Draw To.

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Yoko To Headline All Tomorrow's Parties

15th April 2005

YOKO ONO will join PJ HARVEY at Britain's upcoming ALL TOMORROW'S PARTIES festival held at the Camber Sands holiday resort....

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Kid Koala Reviews

Kid Koala - 12 Bit Blues Album Review Album Review

23rd October 2012

12 Bit Blues works a lot better than you might expect a blues album by...

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Kid Koala Festivals

SXSW Music Festival

7th March 2014

Primavera Sound

28th May 2014

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The Latest Kid Koala Press Releases

Kid Koala Announces Spring 2013 Tour

9th January 2013

If you haven't heard already, 2012 saw Kid Koala release his latest album, the...

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