Star date: 5th April 2015
FROM SALFORD TO THE BRONX
"It's like a fairy tale because when I was a kid in Salford I always dreamed of being played in America.."
Red Venom has worked with a Bronx-load of mixers, rappers and DJs. His jazz-hop track, Let's Get In On, was used everywhere from the film Miss Congeniality to the backdrop on the Sky footy coverage, and his sounds veer from blues to jazz to funk, to folk, to old skool hip hop, with a rhythmic tinge of everything in between.
With a new Lost Files album on the launchpad, the brilliant Red Venom, from Irlams O' Th' Height, is Salford's best kept music secret.
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