DJ, producer and clubland hero Jake Reid curates good times and high vibes every way he can. As a selector, he’s burned the dance floors of Elsewhere, Electric Circus, Chinese Laundry, Groove In The Moo and supported the likes of Billy Kenny, MK and Cut Snake at shows. As the creative mind behind Very Casual, he’s booked Australia’s biggest names and put together some of the top end’s best parties. Now, he’s marking his ground as a producer.
Hood Rich’s remix work for Tommy Trash, Paces, Kyle Watson and DJ Zinc along with his original records have gained support from names as big as Oliver Heldens, Ac Slater, Shiba San and Anna Lunoe. His original work been released through cult labels like This Ain’t Bristol, Sinden’s Houseline & Medium Rare Recordings and had love on Australia’s most in touch radio shows. He’s even been tapped for mixes on triple j and FBi.
For Hood Rich, the vision is to create music that works as well on a dance floor as it does through headphones. “I want my music to be something that’s interesting enough to listen at home but also translates to a club system” he says.