photo by Jorge Menes at the Georgia Theatre [8.19.07]
Where are you from?
Jones County, Georgia. I bleed Purple and piss Gold. I don’t know if its the name of the county that has such a ring to it or what, but I’m extremely attached to this place and will always live there. The town is Gray, Georgia. You will catch me rockin’ purple/gold/grey gear for representation of course. The place is a part of me, and me of it.
Who do you work for?
God, my family, my community, my brothers in Rehab.
What are your Current Project(s)?
Rehab (will take over), “the” Demun Jones album (I swear its coming, and it will be the SAUCE (meaning dope / meaning hot / meaning nasty / meaning exactly what its supposed to be… the SHIZZNIT BITCHES). Lamar Williams Jr.’s record is also a top priority. This guy is special, man. Listen to my live stuff and you’ll see what i mean. He makes my very good songs, very GREAT! Also, Atticastyle.com, Serious 3, JC Fitted hat company, Demuns.com (check it out), BidLo, reppin’ PROCESS all over the country, and building a friggin crib dude, DAMN!
Who would you love to work with?
My Pops, Danny Boone, Lamar Williams Jr., Larry Luk, Hans Solo (Hano Leathers), Mike Hartnett, DJ Crisis, Chris Hood, Foz, Steaknife, Kanye, RZA, D’Angelo, and Nike.
If you had to give all your sneakers away to charity except for one pair, which ones would you keep?
My Mita Hybrid Nike Trainer/Dunk high tops, or my MF DOOM Dunk SBs, or my custom Nike iD (by appointment only in NY) purple and gold Mork n’ Mindy inspired Dunk Highs.
What’s on your iPod right now?
Everything from Led Zepp, John Mayer, 8Ball, Mos Def, Bob Dylan, to Wu-Tang, Rehab, Ray Lamontagne, AC/DC, and of course DEMUNJONES!
What’s your Favorite ATL food?
Prime. 2 Urban Licks is nice too.
What’s your Favorite ATL hangout?
Standard, Prime, and on stage rockin’ shit!
What are your Pet Peeves?
Bad breath, Negativity, Rudeness, People who don’t support OOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOBBBAAAMMMMMAAAAAAAA!!!!!!
Much love to my brothers in REHAB of course, my family, Farshid Arshid, Farshad Arshid, Ron Lewis (Serious Boy), Demuns Angels, JONES COUNTY STAND UP!!!!, and of course my EPIDEMIK COALITION BROTHAS!!!!!!!
LOVE, PEACE, AND APPRECIATION