There is no doubt that electronic music has taken over Australia and the World over the last year with hit after hit being flaunted from Harley Streten or more commonly known as Flume, and talent being displayed all over the country from underage beat wizards, New Classix managed to catch up with a promising young DJ coming out of Sydney “Kidult Hood“.
“Kidult Hood” songs have reached 18 and a half thousand plays on Soundcloud and his remixes are nothing short of great, Kidult Hood‘s remixes are as unique as they come and you never know what song he’s going to attack next! His remixes have featured everything from Chet Faker‘s “Archangel’ to Flo Rida‘s “Good Feeling”. Kidult Hood has been playing house parties all over Sydney and there is no doubt there is big things to come from this talented 16 year old.
What is your name, where are you from, and how old are you?
Hey my name is Jamie Callaghan, I’m from Avalon, Sydney and I am 16 years old.
What kind of music do you make, and what is your favourite track you have produced?
I make Soul-Wave, Hip-Hop, Chill-Wave, Trap and a little bit of deep house to get the heart pumping. The best track I have made in my opinion would be my newest remix of ‘What I Might Do’ By Ben Pearce.
What’s the biggest crowd you have played in front of?
The biggest audience I have played for was at a girls sixteenth birthday party at in Avalon, I’m still waiting to play legally in clubs because because that’s definitely where the fun is at.
What is your opinion on the rising trend that is “Joggers and Jeans”
My opinion on Joggers and Jeans hey, that’s a tough one for sure, but some joggers look good with jeans I think, I have a pair of Nike Roshe Runs and they seem to look pretty good with jeans.
How would you describe your hometown in three words?
Avalon in three words would be, Beach, Parties and Love.
So you’re actually an identical twin right that sounds pretty fuckin’ cool, what’s the funniest thing that has ever happened with you and Sunny?
Yeah that’s true Sunny and I have been pretty close since we were like kids, Shit! the funniest moment would have to be when Sunny and I both went out one night wearing nearly identical clothes the same cloths and everyone thought we were just one person, fuck i cant remember much hey!
What’s your all-time favourite movie quote?
My favorite movie quote would have to be “My momma always said,’life is like a box of chocolates. You never know what you’re gonna get” from the movie “Forrest Gump”
What’s your favourite aspect of making music?
My favorite aspect would be being known as “Kidult Hood” and people knowing my tracks when they hear him! I also love how people relate music as “Kidult” Music.
Thanks heaps for catching up with us here at New Classix! I saved the most important question for last Kidult, are you a fan of the god amongst men that is known as Karl Stefanovic?
Karl Stefanovic would have to be the best reporter out! i’m all for the guy!
You can listen to all of Kidult Hood’s tracks on soundcloud at https://soundcloud.com/kidulthoodmusic
Also if you are having a party in the Sydney region and would like him to DJ contact him on Facebook! “Jamie Callaghan”