James Curd began his musical career at the ripe age of fifteen in his hometown of Chicago, before making his way to Australia – where he now calls home.
Curd is currently releasing on respected labels Classic, DFA, DFTD Defected, Dirtybird, Exploited, Ministry Of Sound/Astrix, Play It Down, Repopulate Mars, Sweat It Out, Trax Records, Tsuba. Curd has also recently remixed for the likes of PNAU, Midnight Magic, Poolside, Kaskade, Groove Armada, and Flight Facilities. In reciprocation for his stellar work on these tracks, Curd’s music has been remixed by renowned artists Claude VonStroke, Camelphat, Sonny Fodera, Denney, Poolside, Juan Maclean, Felix Da Housecat, Doorly, Treasure Fingers and Derrick Carter. A respected original Chicago house DJ, Curdhas also recently been asked to remix a four track EP for S&S records, including some of Jamie Principle’s most famous tracks.
With his energetic approach to DJ performances, Curd regularly graces the decks at some of the world’s most respected clubs – from Fabric (London), The Avalon (Los Angeles), Home (Sydney) to The Arches (Glasgow). Additionally, Curd has played an impressive lineup of festivals worldwide, including Parklife (Australia), Lollapalooza (Chicago), T in the Park (Scotland) and Electric Picnic (Ireland). In addition to his already impressive resume, four
of Curd’s songs have been featured on Grey’s Anatomy; while others have appeared on TV shows such as CSI: Miami and Point Pleasant. His music can also be found on multiple Hollywood blockbusters such as What Happens in Vegas and the hugely successful Pixar animation The Incredibles, plus the world famous video games Grand Theft Auto 4 & 5.
Curd also produces under additional alter egos, allowing him to create a wider range of music, including Greenskeepers, Favored Nations and Chez Moon. Greenskeepers in particular has gained Curd huge industry respect through the successful release of four full length albums.
With fresh collaborations in the works, releases on the most exciting current labels and forthcoming tour dates at the world’s best venues, there’s no slowing James Curd.