Keith started playing guitar in 1964, at the age of nine. In the mid sixties put together the Avengers with some of his friends and school mates. He, along with David Hicks owns Different Drummer Inc. which handles the Band of Oz. Keith originally played guitar with the group but through different personnel changes, now plays bass but still plays guitar on a few tunes. On the songs Shaggin and Super Summer Keith was co-writer with Billy and Butch. He owns Oz Music in Dunn, NC a Pro Audio retailer and full production studio. Keith has produced and worked on recording projects with numerous artists other than the Band of Oz in the beach, gospel and contemporary markets.