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Kid Koala

Kid Koala
Born: Jan 1, 1975 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Cana
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Genre: R&B, Rap, Other
Biography: Chinese-Canadian turntablist Kid Koala was born Eric San in Vancouver, British Columbia, in 1975. Classically trained on the piano, San instead put his fingers to work on a pair of Technics 1200s starting in the late '80s. He was a college pub DJ and bedroom turntable manipulator for nearly a decade ...Read full biography
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Released: 2000
Label: Ninja Tune/Big Dada
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Unless you're a DJ or a student of electronic music-making, turntablism can be something of an esoteric art form -- everyone knows it's the foundation of hip-hop, but its techniques aren't as widely understood ...Read full review
Some of My Best Friends Are DJ's
Released: 2003
Label: Ninja Tune/Big Dada
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Since releasing the definitive turntable-as-instrument record, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Kid Koala had been crazy busy. He toured with the likes of Ben Harper, the Beastie Boys, Radiohead, Bullfrog, and ...Read full review