KEENK - BIOGRAPHY


keen K is a Berlin based electro/italo producer. He started making music in the 1980ies in collaboration with Kinky Roland (London). Their first 12inch release 'Bang The Quake' was in 1989 on Jamboo-Records / EMI. In the 90ies keen K was working on different projects with artists like P. Münch (The Rorschach Garden), Redagain P. (Source Records) and different female singers like Dorian E (Lexy & K Paul) or Elke Brauweiler.

In 2007 keen K and kinky Roland started a new promising collaboration under the name Starcluster, which has already got high response on labels like Clone or Aube Records. His range of style moves between classic electro, new wave, italo-disco and electro-clash.

Since 1996 he released under the following names: Starcluster, Divider, keen K & Dorian E, Redagain P + keen K’ and other projects on labels like Clone Records, Aube Records, Over-Exposure, 800Trak, Rams Horn Records, Final Frontier, Müller Records, Starschnitt-Rec., Beautycase-Records and others.

keen K is one of the most important artists on das drehmoment records.



Discography

Releases
- drehmoment 013 | keen K | structures | EP
- aube 004 | starcluster | remixes | 12"
- aube 003 | starcluster | | 12"
- drehmoment 006 | VA. 5th anniversary vol 2 | aberglaube (night version) feat. keen K | LP
- drehmoment 006 | VA. 5th anniversary vol 2 | divider – cold eyes | LP | 2005
- drehmoment 005 | VA. 5th anniversary vol 1 | keen k / p muench – spring | LP | 2005
- drehmoment 005 | VA. 5th anniversary vol 1 | keen k – tri-id | LP | 2005
- beautycase records | keen k / dorian e. – ryker’s island | 10“ | 2005
- beautycase records | divider – plastic glamour explosion | 12“ | 2005
- beautycase records | replicant – x-posed e.p. | 12“ | 2004
- daWorks, Norway | pepper peggy – reparatorene | CD 5“ | 2003
- drehmoment 002 | VA. …dreht weiter | keen k & dorian e - oceangrass | 12"
- starschnitt-records | keen k – rock you ep | 12“ | 2003
- müller-records | divider – lazerboy | 12“ | 2003
- drehmoment 001 | divider | trashpop for lovers | 12” / EP | 2002
- lo-fi stereo | redagain p + keen k - urlaub am strand e.p. | 12“ | 2000
- over-x-posure | redagain p + keen k - this is for the b-boys e.p. | 12“ | 1998
- over-x-posure | redagain p + keen k - planet vuyu e.p. | 12“ | 1997
- 800 traks | redagain p + keen k - track again split-e.p. | 12“ | 1996
- fich-art | The Rorschach Garden - another time-another story | CDr | 1997
- dee bee phunky music | keen K feat. Kyo Base - anixious child | promo CD | 1996
- fich-art | sans-serif shaded – architecture | c-60 tape | 1993
- Jamboo-Records/EMI | Bang The Quake – burning hearts | 12“ + 7“ | 1989

Appearences
- radio cosmos 001 | VA. synthesize me! | divider – computer dance music | 12"/LP
- radio cosmos 001 | VA. synthesize me! | keen K & dorian E – lost but not found | 12"/LP
- strobelight | new dark age vol. 4 | transactive nightzone – strobelight remix | CD
- tribune records | 5 years of operation mindfuck | trans-active nightzone – eyes are burning remix | CD
- strobelight records | new dark age vol. 4 | transactive nightzone keep on the dragon – strobelight remix | CD
- rock machine records, france | electro sexual : The Rock Machine Mix Serie vol1 | Replicant / Divider - Blow / Neon Dance | CD
- rock machine records, france | electro sexual : The Rock Machine Mix Serie vol1 | Replicant / Divider - Blow / Neon Dance | CD
- disorder records | world of disorder | trans-active nightzone – eyes are burning | 12“
- Waxedhead Recordings, UK | As Heard On Radio Soulwax Pt. 10 | keen K – Bodynoise | CD
- not on label UK | Punx Soundcheck - The Cock Vol. 3 mix CD | divider – disco travolta | CD
- dangerous drums | It´s a Berlin Thing Vol. 2 | naked rat – phase | 2CD
- nature records/final frontier, italy | mission three | keen K – teknik orange | 2CD + 2 LP
- rams horn / dance factory, NL | electricboogie & breakdance | redagain P. & keen K – electric boogie | CD

Remix
- drehmoment 009 | suicide booth | rendezvous – cosmic rmx by divider | 12”/EP
- drehmoment 003 | ich | synchron – club remix 2005 by keen K | 12” / LP
- Clone cx24 | jupiter black – we like moroder (starcluster remix / divider remix) | 12“
- Clone cd9 | VA. ReCloned | we like moroder – divider remix | CD
- beautycase records | replicant feat. Marc almond – fur keen k cold wave mix | 7“
- calyx records | p24 – offenheit keen k remix | CD
- metawavepop | infam – limbo keen K remix | CD 5“

production/producer
- königskinder | elke brauweiler – twist a saint tropez (allan) | CD | 2006
- königskinder | elke brauweiler - Pourquoi Tu Vis? (ex-fan des sixties) | CD 5“ | 2006