About Kid 606
Kid 606 is the assumed name of Miguel Trost De Pedro. He is an electronic musician who was born 1979 July in Caracas, Venezuela. He moved to San Diego early in life and later to San Francisco. In this article you will get to know more about kid 606.
Miguel is most closely associated with the glitch, IDM, Hardcore techno, and Breakcore scenes. After becoming fascinated with samplers, he began recording. He later released some material with thetwo acts associated with the Southern California label Vinyl Communications - Spacewurm and Ariel. With the demise of both, Kid606 debuted with a full-length for VC, 1998's Don't Sweat the Technics on his own.
Moving on with the intro to kid 606, Miguel’s music is quite similar to the work of his friend and colleague Lesser. His music is famous for its high tempo break beats and ample use of noise and sampling. The punk aesthetic, uninhibited genre-mixing, and irreverent sense of humor are the character of the kid 606 music. Read on to get more info about Kid 606.
Miguel seems to be inspired not by his electronic contemporaries, but by his passion for Industrial music. Some examples are - Death metal, and Industrial metal of the 1980s and 90s, and particularly the bands like Godflesh and Napalm Death. Hardcore IDM acts such as Atari Teenage Riot, Autechre, Mr. Oizo, and Matmos also have a role to play in influencing Kid606 music. But Miguel is also equally proficient in creating more serious tracks that often are a characteristic of ambient and glitch. Some good examples are "Parenthood" from Kill Sound Before Sound Kills You and the entirety of P.S. I Love You being good examples.
Some of the most distinguished releases by Kid606 include Don't Sweat the Technics , Down with the Scene, P.S. I Love You , and Kill Sound Before Sound Kills You . He also participated in the groups Flossin, Spacewurm, Ariel and Disc. It was in 2005 that he formed a band with a drummer and guitarist called Kid606. We hope you got some detailed Kid606 info in this article.