Founder of Kinetic Productions and The Nola Housing Project (New Orleans.) Member of INICIOSTL (St. Louis) and Reason2Funk (UK)
Former Broadcaster on MyHouseYourHouse.net. , Sugar Shack Radio and ChicagoHouseFm.
Held Residencies at The Ninth Circ..
Cameron Kelly started his journey as an audiophile at the very young age of 4 when he was given his first phonograph. He soon found that it was his mothers Disco 45's that captured his ear rather than the read-along books that came with it. Having been raised by a young woman of the 70’s, a Father who had a passion for rock of the 60’s/70’s, Aunts and Uncles who were children of the 80’s, as well as grandparents from deep in the bayou’s of Louisiana - all from the heart of Dixie Land - Cameron's rich musical history of diverse and soulful melodious taste reflected the spectrum of souls occupying the streets of his hometown, New Orleans.
Playing mostly small, underground events throughout the U.S., Cameron has made his mark in the House Community. On top of his own Headlining spots, he has shared the stage with House Music Icons, such as, DJ Pierre, Mark Farina, Derrick Carter, Roland Clark, Gene Ferris, King Kooba, Wally Callerio, Wattie Green, dj Heather, Demarkus Lewis, Terry Mullan, Corduroy Mavericks, JLettow, Mazi, Bruno Browning, The Flying Almaria Brothers, J. Caprice, John Hawley and more mainstream acts such as Ghostland Observatory, Big Freedia, Kermit Ruffins, Amanda Shaw, and Many more. He is also no stranger the festival scene, having played BUKU Art and Music Festival in Louisiana, SXSW in Texas, Ignition Festival in New Orleans and is a regular at the intimate Escape in the Beats in Missouri. He is proudly one of 5 dj’s to have every played The famous Preservation Jazz Hall of New Orleans and has picked up a residency as the first House Dj for Jazz in the Park, a free jazz concert every Thursday, in old Storyville. He holds affiliations with some of the hardest working crews in the business, like INICIO in St. Louis and Reason2Funk based out of the U.K.He has done guest mixes for House Salad in Mexico, The Infusion Project in San Diego and Kansas City Techno in Missouri, Reason2Funk from the UK and will soon have mixes for SNS records of Chicago, Little Routine out of France and Dj Pierre’s Crew, Afro Acid.
In his sets, Cameron pulls the musical influence of his past, present and future to take you on a funky ride into the depth of his musical cerebellum. By sticking with his fail-proof technique in paying homage to the roots of our culture, Cameron's sets are a collaboration of soulful, techno, and acid sensations that are sure to keep you moving.
Cameron is also hard at work at home, pushing his concepts, The NOLA Housing Project, in which he hosts out of town guests like Andrew Emil, T.Mixwell and so many more, for free. His main promotion crew, Kinetic Productions, that laid the foundation for the revival of the House Community of New Orleans as well as many other regional greats. Driven by cheerful Kinetic energy, there is no slowing down for Cameron Kelly.