DJ KFC

KEITH COLACO
Spanning almost twenty five years in the entertainment industry as a Music Consultant and a DJ, Keith’s ‘no music, no life’ philosophy has taken him through the multitudes of musical genres with true verve and appreciation. Known for throwing different genres into his mixes but always keeping the vibe and energy on the floor, his heart and soul shines through his feel good sets.

Keith’s eclectic flavour has spread across the globe with DJ sets in places like Shanghai, Kuala Lumpur, Bali, New York Los Angeles, Manila, Boracay, Bangkok, Jakarta, Sydney, Saigon, Hanoi and Hong Kong. He has played various festivals including the Gilles Peterson Worldwide Sessions for three years running (2008, 2009 and 2010) and thrice at
the Zoukout Music Festival (2010, 2014 and 2017), Bestival Bali 2017 and Thailand’s Wonderfruit in 2016, 2017 and 2018. Over the years he has had the opportunity to share the stage with industry heavyweights like Breakbot, Goldroom, Tim Sweeny, Todd Terje, Christian Prommer, Arrested Development, Posso, Bomb the Bass, Crazy P, Jay J, Lefto, Simbad, Kid Koala, DJ Kaos, Wolfram, Plastic Plates, Axel Boman, RAC, Holy Ghost, Classixx, Mano le Tough, Nina Kraviz, Damian Lazarus, Dubfire, Maya Jane Coles, Kraak and Smaak, The Revenge, Dicky Trisco, Souled Out, La Mamies, Ray Mang, Alex from Tokyo, Tuxedo, Darius and Dam Swindle.

In 2012 Keith took on the role of Music Director at The Lo & Behold Group, a company that runs 13 unique hospitality concepts like Fico, Claudine, Tanjong Beach Club and The Warehouse Hotel. He curates all music for the group and also handles DJ and live act bookings for the venues that have played host to a spew of quality acts such as Mayer Hawthorne, Mario Basanov, Classixx, Goldroom, Breakbot, Pete Herbert, Zimmer, Gigamesh, Viceroy, Plastic Plates, Rory Philips, Kartell, Daniel Wang, Benji B, Joakim, Ellie-Arakawa, Crayon, Anoraak, Cherokee, Dicky Trisco, FKJ, Detroit Swindle, Eli Escobar,
Downtown Party Network, Ray Mang and Bondax.

He also spearheaded the production and programming of the infamous Full Steam Ahead festivals at the glamourous Tanjong Beach Club (named Condé Nast Traveller Gold Standard Beach Club) as well as their 10 year anniversary bash in 2019, Tanjong Paradisco.

Keith has been commissioned to curate playlists for various lifestyle venues like the Fullerton Bay Hotel’s The Clifford Pier, Maduro Jazz bar, the three Michelin star french restaurant Odette, the much lauded Warehouse Hotel, two Michelin star fine dinning Japanese restaurant, Esora, the very exclusive Bawah Reserve Resort and has been featured on Design Hotels’ Spotify page.

Over the years he has set the tone at exclusive parties for international brands like Hermes, Chanel, La Senza, Louis Vuitton, Gucci, Adidas Originals, Jimmy Choo, Coach, Audi, Mercedes Benz Mclaren, Stuttgart Auto, Tiffany & Co. Loewe and Dom Perignon. He has also played at post concert parties for grammy award stalwarts like David Foster, Chicago, Seal and Arrested Development. He has been the party DJ for theater company W!LD RICE’s annual fund raising ball for the last fourteen years. Keith has also played the season opener parties for Cirque Du Soleil shows Totem in 2015, Kooza in 2017 and Kurios in 2019. He has also played DJ sets for both Michelle and Barack Obama during their The Growth Faculty business talks in 2019. Keith has also worked with fashion stalwarts like Dion Lee, Inhabit and Yoyokulala in creating bespoke fashion show music for their collections. Keith curated and played a live set for the ExhibitALT show at the Singapore Fashion Week in 2015, 2016 and 2017.

Keith continues today as a Music Consultant for brands and has DJ residencies at venues like Ce La Vie, Tanjong Beach Club, Overeasy, W Hotel, Mandala Club and Potato Head.

 

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