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Rodney Brown started down his
musical path at the age 6, after 7 years
of classical piano, and 4 years of
percussion in High School he began his
love affair with the saxaphone.
Influenced by legendary entertainers
such as Eddie Harris, Von Freeman,
Sonny Seales, James Moody, Dexter
Gordan, Gene Ammons, Louie Jordan,
Lou Rawls, Joe Williams, Brook Benton,
.....the list goes on as he continues to
implement the sound of legends into his
energetic, intellegent, funky, groovy
interpretation of contemporary blues,
jazz, and soul.
Rodney's road career started in 1972.
Since that time he's toured the world
with various artist : Walter Jackson,
The Chi-Lites, Eddy Floyd, Michael
Henderson, Jean Carn, Deitra Farr, Big
Time Sarah, Aaron Burton, Kenny Neal,
Michael Coleman, Katherine Davis,
Dennis Binder, Vance Kelly,Johnny
Drummer, Barbara LeShour, Karen
Carroll, Peaches Stanton,  Eddie Shaw,
Sam Taylor, to name a few, at venues
from Carnegie Hall to John Anson Ford
Theater in Los Angeles, from Montreal
to New Orleans, and numerous
European tours.  Performances in
Belgium, Holland, Switzerland, England,
France, Spain, & India have allowed the
"Hotrod Karma" to be experienced
Now out on his own he has put together
a fabulous collection of uniquely
talented, well rounded  musicians and
has been working all over the country.
David Wilcox from the Record in Troy,
N.Y. states "Take the sophistication of
Earth Wind & Fire, the funk of Sly and
the Family Stone, some down home
Chicago Blues.........stir it up and you'll
So let
"Rodney Brown & Hotrod"  
take you on a one of a kind musical
journey and fill your venue with their
huge following.
Rodney J Brown
Chicago, Il