Eclectic pop group Feminine Rhyme combine a mixture of punk, hip-hop & R&B to create some kicking tracks. They kindly agreed to give Essential Pop an interview about their musical career to date, what they’re currently working on and what they do outside of creating their music. Read on:
Q: If you could classify your music in a genre or a number of genres what would it be?
A: our self-created sound is Eclectic Pop.
Q: If you could use a tagline of less than 20 words to describe your music and who you are what would it be?
A: Original and eclectic innovators.
Q: What is your musical background?
A: Punk, grunge, hip-hop, rock, jazz, blues, rap, R&B, pop.
Q: How was 2010 for you?
A: Started out slow then sped up in the middle after we got signed to Rough N’ Rude Records.
Q: Who inspires you musically?
A: No One.
Q: Which modern day artists do you look up to?
A: None, We were never into idolatry.
Q: Is there anyone you would like to collaborate or gig with?
A: Yes there are sevral artists we would love to work with.
(Beastie Boys,JC Chasez,Janet Jackson,Pharell Williams,Timbaland,Justin Timberlake Etc)
Q: What is your creative process for creating a track?
A: It’s strictly science.
Q: What’s more important, melody or lyrics?
A: Melody and lyrics are like peanut butter and jelly, it’s put together it makes one hell of a sandwich,as song writters we focus on sending a message,and its always awesome to have a melody that is original and unique.
Q: Where are you based?
A: Originally from St Paul Minnesota.
Q: What’s it like being where you’re from?
A: It’s alright….But it’s not like NYC.
Q: What are you currently working on?
A: As of now we are working on a new album.
Q: What’s been the highlight of your career to date?
A: Getting signed,and gathering fans from around the world.
Q: What are you hoping to achieve in 2011?
A: Success with our next release,we strive to become the greatest of all time.
Q: Do you have any gigs or shows that you’d like to tell us about?
A: Plenty once the albums done.
Q: What do you do to relax?
A: Getting sleepy just thinking about it.
Q: Is there anything else you’d like to let our readers know about?
A: Yeah,we are more then just entertainers everyone knows us to be business savvy as well,we are music publishers,and management,
we have foundations set for many companies,and we are fashion designers, there’s so much more to us that the world has yet to see.
Editor’s Note: I don’t think I’ve heard anything like this before. Its great to know that there are still musical innovators writing popular music today. Check them out.
If you want to get in touch with or learn more about Feminine Rhyme, check out the following links:
twitter link: http://twitter.com/EPPublishing#
myspace link: http://www.myspace.com/femininerhyme