“Nicky Venus Makes Heartbreak Sound Fun on “Little Runner”...brash and seductive, and channels elements of Depeche Mode and LCD Soundsystem.”
As he stared off into the distance, focused on something beyond the here and now, Venus gathered whatever otherworldliness it is that propels him and brought it back to the crowd
Taking on a goth-ish rendering of your favorite 80s new romantic idol
It’s songs like these that make me wish I could be in my twenties back in the 80’s.
He unapologetically channels the golden age of moody, electronic pop...The result is appropriately haunting, hypnotic, and brooding...
Little Runner hooked me in quickly with its hints of darkwave and a deeply catchy chorus. The sleek tune glows...
We discovered that Nicky Venus is a sophisticated San Diego-based synth pop act, who has won the Best Pop award at the San Diego Music Awards
A masterful use of electronica, danceable pop tunes and a personal story that gives the songs a genuine intensity
You have to add this young upcoming musician from California to your playlist. He’s definitely an artist to follow.