SXSW 2008 has ended
Wednesday, March 12 • 10:00pm - 10:30pm
Kid Beyond

Sign up or log in to save this to your schedule and see who's attending!

Looping his voice live onstage, Kid Beyond layers his soulful lyrics over his own beatboxing and vocal instrumentation -- creating an astounding brew of pop electronica. Kid B has shared the stage with Keane, Imogen Heap, Lyrics Born, Buckethead, String Cheese Incident, Spearhead, Widespread Panic, Amon Tobin, KRS-One, Sage Francis, Particle, and many more. A one-man vocal orchestra... Kid Beyond reigns as the beatbox king of the Bay. A truly charismatic performer with an incredibly soulful singing voice." – SF Bay Guardian, Best of the Bay » Top-shelf beatboxing skills, expert vocals, and some of the most amazing live-looping chops we've ever seen." – Keyboard Magazine » You'll really be stumped by this West Coast beatbox master. KB creates real-time multi-tracks of his drum'n'bass fast-forward hip-hop booty beats - then sings over the top in a clean, soulful voice." – Village Voice » With just his voice... he records and stacks loops onstage that get even the most cynical fans on their feet and dancing." – Remix Magazine » Amazing... as transcendent as the first time Grandmaster Flash decided to reply a break. I could have listened to him for hours." – SF Weekly » If there was an Olympic gold medal for beatboxing, Kid Beyond would win it. And just as you realize you're in the presence of a bona fide virtuoso, he begins to sing along." – SF Bay Guardian »

Wednesday March 12, 2008 10:00pm - 10:30pm
Prague 422 B Congress Ave

Attendees (0)