David Keno’s signature lies in lacing floor-oriented beats with a distinct melodic touch. He is a master of sampled melody, folding and coaxing unexpected sounds into rhythmic accompaniment. The honking brass of “Karacho”, the pitched-down disco distortion of “Upside Down”, and the folksy feel of “Tout Le Temps” have all received regular peak-time workouts throughout his career.
The Swiss-born, Berlin-based producer, DJ and label owner had a start like many others, playing the guitar and drums as a youngster, and joining various rock bands, but it was in falling for artists like Mike Oldfield, Pink Floyd and Depeche Mode that he discovered a deep love of electronic music.
David burst onto the scene in 2005 when early productions made with a drum machine and a vintage Kor..