Artist info

Genre

Electronic, Indie, Pop


Sounds like

Chvrches, Bat For Lashes, Robyn


band members

Jane Elizabeth Hanley


Unearthed artists we like

Hatchie, Pinkish Blu, Jess Day


Website

Bio

Kids At Midnight is the solo project for Melbourne/coastal hometown based solo Singer/Songwriter/Producer/DJ Jane Elizabeth Hanley whose recent self produced releases on her own label have garnered over two million plays on Spotify and national airplay from Triple J. Her 2019 track ‘Boys Like You’ appeared in the hit US Netflix series ‘Never Have I Ever’. She makes all her 80s rom com highschool crush bops in her spare room.

An artist who writes, records, produces and releases her own work, Kids At Midnight has garnered loyal fans all over the world for her own brand of 80s inspired Indie Electronica. Growing up in a small seaside town KAM dreamed of making music but had no idea how to do it. Dreams and clifftops and sprawling isolated dramatic scenery lent itself to early songwriting, but the journey of a songwriter is mostly in other peoples hands and after a moment of clarity she decided to try her hand at producing. She' s passionated about sharing her producing knowledge and journey and Mentors an Educational program in collaboration with The Arts Centre, Melbourne's 'The Chanel' using her experience to inspire and educate women in the craft Music Production. She has appeared as guest speaker at EMC, Sydney, The Ableton User Group, The Channel, Australian Institute of Music and Abbey Road Studios.

Known for her romantic and rhythmically twisting lyricism and passionate live performances and sonically described by Triple J's Richard Kingsmill as 'a fluffy cloud with lots of tears in it', Kids At Midnight continues to stamp her unique melancholic perspective on the Australian and International Indie Electronic music scene.

Review

Review by Steph Hughes Steph Hughes

06 Aug 2020

Triple J
40

Lovely misty opulence here! Sets such a great scene. Thanks KaM!

Lovely misty opulence here! Sets such a great scene. Thanks KaM!

Review

Review by Declan Byrne Declan Byrne

05 Oct 2016

Triple J
40

i've got you belting this out from a lighthouse at some point of the film clip. emotional, honest and stirring effort.

i've got you belting this out from a lighthouse at some point of the film clip. emotional, honest and stirring effort.

Review

Review of Electrified by Kids At Midnight Bridget Hustwaite

21 Oct 2015

Triple J
40

Love how the piano really drives this song - overall production is sharp and stunning. Those vocals = gorgeous. Stellar work.

Love how the piano really drives this song - overall production is sharp and stunning. Those vocals = gorgeous. Stellar work.