RED SNAPPER

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Red Snapper are a British instrumental band founded in London in 1993 by Ali Friend (double bass), Richard Thair (drums), and David Ayers (guitar). The three core members are also joined by various guest musicians and vocalists on different records. According to music journalist, Jason Ankeny (Allmusic) "the British acid jazz trio were notable for their pioneering synthesis of acoustic instruments and electronic textures".

Stylistically, Red Snapper's music contains elements of jazz, funk, jungle, trip-hop, hip-hop and breakbeat, as well as references to early psychedelic and progressive rock.

The band released three EPs before signing to Warp Records for their debut album, Prince Blimey (1996).[1] The band were a somewhat unusual feature of Warp Records' 1990s roster: in contrast to the studio-oriented IDM the record label primarily dealt in, the band had a live and organic sound: a smoky mixture of dub, jazz and all tempos of breakbeat from trip
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Prince BlimeyPrince Blimey
Warp UK 2001
$9.74
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Our Aim Is to Satisfy Red SnapOur Aim Is to Satisfy Red Snap
Warp Uk 2001
$9.25
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Making BonesMaking Bones
Matador Records 1999
$8.95
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Reeled & SkinnedReeled & Skinned
Warp Uk 2001
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HyenaHyena
Imports 2014
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Red SnapperRed Snapper
Lo Recordings 2003
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RedoneRedone
Lo Recordings 2003
$42.98
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RED SNAPPER Reeled and Skinned album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Reeled and Skinned
Acid Jazz 1995
RED SNAPPER Prince Blimey album cover 4.00 | 1 ratings
Prince Blimey
Acid Jazz 1996
RED SNAPPER Making Bones album cover 2.00 | 1 ratings
Making Bones
Acid Jazz 1998
RED SNAPPER Our Aim is to Satisfy album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Our Aim is to Satisfy
Acid Jazz 2000
RED SNAPPER Red Snapper album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Red Snapper
Acid Jazz 2003
RED SNAPPER A Pale Blue Dot album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
A Pale Blue Dot
Acid Jazz 2008

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RED SNAPPER Heavy Petting album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Heavy Petting
Acid Jazz 2002

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Mooking
Acid Jazz 1996
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The Sleepless
Acid Jazz 1998
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Some Kind of Kink
Acid Jazz 2000

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