Means to the Ends (October 5, 2018)

Press inquiries regarding Means to the Ends, Bright Dog Red’s Ropeadope Records debut, should be submitted via the Ropeadope Media Access Center.

On Bright Dog Red

“An innovative and psychedelic mesh of jazz, hip-hop and electronica.” -The Alt Weekly

“Put Albany’s Bright Dog Red on your radar as this jazzy psychedelic hip hop posse has potential for some progressive golden era goodness.” -Peck and JT,

“Mahavishnu Orchestra meets Digable Planets.” -Paul Schulman, indie music veteran

“Electric Ahmad.” -Don Lucoff, DL Media

“Ahead of the Game -Jordan Hill, Revolution Radio

“Playful.” –New York Music Daily

On “Bullet Proof Shoes,” BDR’s 2017 EP:

“This exploratory session mixes Late Night Tales-type grooves with quality rapping and exceptional musicianship.” -B of The Bolg

“Satisfying improvisation and exploration of theme make this tough and rewarding.” -TJ of The Bolg

“a lovely journey in fusion and certainly worth a listen or two (if not more).” chressence of The Bolg

“Jazz fans who dig hip hop will love the quick trip into the hazy underworld of Bright Dog Red’s Bullet Proof Shoes.”. -JT of the Bolg

“Extemporised psychedelic jazz-hop”-Emerging Indie Bands

“New York’s experimental outfit Bright Dog Red breathe life into their music, evolving with each subsequent sonic experiment. Get lost in Bright Dog Red’s latest offering, ‘Bullet Proof Shoes,’ and revel in musical metamorphosis.” -Masked Faces