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Bio:  Red Snapper began in a sweaty rehearsal room in Hammersmith working their dirty jam of hiphop/jazz and rockabilly with sax player Alan Riding which soon became 3 eps on Thair and Dean Thatcher’s label Flaw Recordings. With help from White Noise’s Chris Butler and a belting set @ the Jazz Stage Glastonbury they secured a ‘record deal’ with Warp Records. There followed many European/UK shows with punkfunk vocalist Anna Haigh and Ex ‘Pig Bag’ sax player Ollie Moore.The album ‘Prince Blimey’ was produced and mixed by the band and Tim Holmes (Death In Vegas) and released with great praise, Their subsequent live shows proved that drum and bass really could be played live. Snapper remixes of the likes of Garbage, David Holmes, Sabres of Paradise and Troublefunk furthered their reputation as a truly experimental act.
Rich, David and Ali worked with engineer Luke Gordon, Mc Det and Vocalist Allison David on their following album ‘Making Bones’ which found them supporting the likes of Massive Attack, Bjork and The Prodigy and playing Jules Holland on…’tv’. They were joined by analogue kidbadboy Jake Williams (Flameboy) in a much needed input of 808/loop frenzy.
By now the live show had become a fantastic blend of uk dirt jazz/hiphop/breaks with Det and Allison David leading the show….
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Gagarin 205

203 – 205 Liosion st.        

tel. 210 8547600     
fax.  210 8547488

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