KILKENNY is a young artist and producer in Portland with a stronger energy and deeper sound than so many in his industry. His sound takes Hip Hop to a whole new level, with a unique spin on classic and more traditional sounds. To start off what is sure to be an amazing career, KILKENNY has released his debut album, HYPO.
Growing up with a love of music, pursuing his passions as an artist was never a surprising path for KILKENNY to find himself on. He began making his own music when he was only in middle school, working on his skills and perfecting his style. “I got myself to a spot where I felt comfortable making music that I could enjoy. Once I got there, I felt confident that I could make music worth releasing, I just went for it.” Since that point, KILKENNY has been hard at work creating amazing tracks to release, including all nine of the songs on his debut album, HYPO.
A man who uses his music to get through the tougher times in his life, KILKENNY creates songs that are inspired and meaningful, both to him and to his audiences. HYPO, being his debut album, is an amazing insight into who he is as a person. “This album tells the story of the emotions and feelings I’ve had over the last year of isolation. It covers all kinds of emotions.” The way that his music hits all spectrums of emotion ensures that there will be something for everyone on this album.
KILKENNY’s music hits in a personal and inspiring way. The tracks on HYPO feel as though you are connecting with this artist on a much deeper level. KILKENNY does an amazing job of presenting the pain and joy that comes with life. “The thing is that life has its ups and downs, but you have to keep your head up for the times that are actually great.”
With HYPO out for his audience to enjoy, KILKENNY is hard at work creating more music to release. He is experimenting with new sounds and styles to make sure his music is able to grow and evolve with him. “I get bored easily, so I am always imagining something new and experimental. I like to be innovative with my music.” With something new running through his head all of the time, KILKENNY may never run out of amazing new projects for his fans to enjoy. He is truly an artist worth keeping an eye on, especially for those who are as in love with Experimental Hip Hop as he is.
Be sure to keep an eye out for KILKENNY and the music that he has yet to release. Follow him on social media and check out his music via the links listed below