The Rhodes - Eddie Rhodes
All Song’s are the original recordings and all songs from The Rhodes 1st Album “The Rhodes” are written by Eddie Rhodes, songs on the 2nd album The Rhodes “It’s Real” were written by Eddie Rhodes & Norman Dodge. All Songs Produced by Eddie Rhodes (AKA Ed Perper). More information and credits can be found on AMG Music Guide on the web http://allmusic.com/ under either “Eddie Rhodes” or “Ed Perper”. My Beginnings started by being a member of David Peel’s band back in 1977 and played regularly in his band up through 1980 singing backup vocals and playing bass, performing 2 sets every Friday & Sat. nights at Mills Tavern in NYC’s East Village as well as other gigs. I recorded on David Peels albums “John Lennon for President” 1980 Orange Records - credited with David Peel - producer, Yoko Ono on vocals,percussion, co producer, and John Lennon as co-producer. I am credited as Ed Perper (my non-stage name) - on Vocals - I am credited on allmusic.com, and also listed on “The Rock Record” book, My band “The Rhodes” was also credited on the back of the album for our contributions. I also Recorded on David Peels Death to Disco album doing Vocals, I am credited as Eddie Rhodes on that album which also featured - G.G. Allin,Wayne Kramer (of the MC5),Andrew Lloyd (Kid Creole & the Coconuts). Both David Peel Albums were released in 1980 on Orange Records and had and still has worldwide recording sales and distribution. I had done various session work on many albums and AMG allmusic.com has me credited Under “Eddie Rhodes’ for session work for the Carpenters as well as David Peel. The Rhodes began recording and playing as a recording band in 1979. “The Rhodes” our first album which was released in 1987 with international distribution and sales on “Orange Records” Catalog‘s LP ORA999, and Cassette ORA999c. Other artists on the Orange Records label included David Peel/G.G. Allin/ANTHRAX and many others. Credits for “The Rhodes” album are as follows: Eddie Rhodes: Vocals, Bass, El & Acoustic Guitars, Bass,Keyboards, Producer and Songwriter/ Wayne Kramer: (formerly of The MC5) El Lead Guitar/ Gary Schwartz: Drums/ Curran Davis: Bass & El Guitars/Andrew Lloyd: (formerly of Kid Creole & the Coconuts) Percussion/ Michael Subrizi: El Guitar/ Steve Unger: Keyboards. The Rhodes 2nd album “It’s Real” was a song writing collaboration Eddie Rhodes/Norman Dodge. The album was recorded during 1985-89 and released in 1989 thru Rhodes Music Co., and was produced and engineered by Eddie Rhodes.