DJ Alex Harris started spinning heavily on the weekends in the Chicago club scene at the age of 18 at venues like Radiostar, Republic, Zentra and Club Mambos. Around that age Alex musical influences were DJ Tiesto, Ferry Corsten, and Milk Inc. Feeling the need to expand his musical taste, Alex took a short hiatus to reevaluate his musical styles.
At age 21, Alex rebranded himself by changing his stage name to DJ TKidd based on a name he was called in high school. TKidd became more open to more genres like Trance, Hip Hop, Latin, Bhangra, House as well introducing video mixing to his sets. Alex took a more creative approach by creating mashups using popular top 40 songs.
By the age of 22, TKidd held down some residences downtown Chicago at venues like Excalibur, Ontourage, Fiesta Cantina and Bonsai Bar. TKidd has played guest spots at Fedora Lounge, Buzz Bomb, John Barleycorn and opened for artists like Pitbull, The Culture Shock Trio and Stevie B
To date, DJ TKidd always has creative cap on by creative mashups and remixes on top 40 hits. Also holding down weekly residencies in Milwaukee and monthly residences in New Jersey. Heavily active into the social networking world, Techno Kid’s Party Mix is a mixtape that is releases monthly for his followers to download and listen on the go.