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Photo credit: Farah Sosa / Farahstop.  Santa Monica CA, 2015.

Glenn Red is a Manila-born, Los Angeles-based creative expressing Love via deejaying, music event production and graphic design.

Known primarily for his work as half of Santa Monica’s legendary Afro Funké Sound System and one-third of beloved afro-latin deejay/producer collective, La Junta, Glenn quietly continues to forge a loyal following among fans of eclectic music, steadily rocking crowds in the city’s most respected venues alongside the finest selectors and musicians from around the world. With the honest music of passionate artists as a common thread, his deejay sets weave fluidly through time and across genres, connecting the traditional sounds of Africa and the Americas with their modern expressions around the globe. Afrobeat, Cumbia, Rumba and Samba rhythms embrace Funk, Soul, Hip-Hop and Reggae, as Glenn’s rhythmic and multifaceted sound echoes the deep, colorful and spirited energy of L.A. and its soulful people.

With a multitude of music-related design work, a handful of published remixes, including those for renowned LA bands such as Las Cafeteras and QuitaPenas, and his hands in a number of well-attended music events each year, be on the lookout for the growing list of projects marked with Glenn Red’s deft and easy-handed touch.

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3 thoughts on “bio.

  1. hey Glenn Red, got to see ya last night at Pasadena…..you were excellent, had a blast, what a great atmosphere!

  2. I saw you at Levitt in Pasadena yesterday. During the warmup you played a song I really liked, but I can’t track it down. It sounded like a Bob Marley remix, but I’d never heard it before, so maybe it was Ziggy, or just another Reggae singer. Something about truth and life in the lyrics. Any idea?

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