15.11.08 by Jeff

Keys n Krates

Some music for your weekend! Keys N Krates, if you don’t already know you better get familiar! Picture The Roots, but Black Thought has been replaced by an ITF world champion DJ. Here they are absolutely killing Toronto earlier this year.


Jr Flo (the krates) and Matisse (the keys) are rockin parties the way they were meant to be rocked! Remixes with live drums, bass, and keys! It doesn’t get any better than this. They blew several thousand minds at the Livestock BBQ here in Vancouver in September.

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QoLsHSarv1A[/youtube] [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C-okN5fR1GI[/youtube] [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FPlRYEapBcY[/youtube]

Support these guys and do yourself a favour and catch them live when they hit your city.


Jeff Hamada is the Founder and Editor of Booooooom. He lives and works in Vancouver.

  • Jolin

    yea man mos def a crazy group!! next episode remix is amazing!

  • http://www.jeffhamada.com/ jeffhamada

    i love the 70’s motown stuff on their youtube channel – soooo awesome

  • http://www.jeffhamada.com/ jeffhamada
  • http://jolin.ras@gmail.com Jolin

    so illl

  • http://aepexprojects.com Thought P.

    These guys are incredible!!!

  • http://www.pravda23.com pravda23

    killing it, yeah, except for the guy standing by the decks holding his ears!!! (1.10)

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