The Month we chop it up with independent recording artist Rodes, who recently released his new project entitled “Henny Hunt”
Where do you hail from?
I’m from Chicago, Illinois
How did your artist name come about?
My name is Rodes. It’s my birth name and it’s powerful as well as original.
How long have you been making music?
I’ve been making music since 1996 but I didn’t get serious until 2002.
How would you describe the sound around your music, the background/inspirations behind it?
My music is original and I don’t try to follow any waves or trends. I try to put out good quality music. My music is versatile my latest project is a vibe. I have too many musical inspirations to name Jackson 5, New Edition and Prince.
How do you spend your time outside of the business?
I like to fish, watch movies and listen to music.
What are your current thoughts of the music business in 2020?
My current thoughts on music in 2020 is that you have to adapt with the times. Music should have substance so it resonates with someone else.
What have you got planned for the near future?
I just released Henny Hunt it’s being excepted well everywhere. I’m working on a full length project it’s currently untitled.
What inspires you when you make your music?
I usually have a concept or I just zone out to the beat. I’m my own worst critic.
What music are you bumping at the moment?
I’m currently bumping Nas “Kings Disease” and instrumentals for my album.
Who’s in your Top 5 greatest artist of all time?
Michael Jackson, Prince, Whitney Houston, Marvin Gaye and 2 Pac.
Where can the world find you on the web?
You can find my music on http://www.rodesonline.net or all available streaming platforms.
Do you have anything you’d like to plug or let the people know about?
Go get the Henny Hunt Ep available on all streaming platforms. Go to www.rodesonline.net for hard copies and merchandise.
Thanks for your time and we look forward to hearing more from you in future!
Album available on Itunes, Amazon and Google Play.
Also purchase right here on http://www.rodesonline.net