Cody Joe Hodges's music has been described as "outlaw country", with a large influence of the country greats and performers who started the genre in the late 70's and 80's. Cody Joe's voice ranges from silky smooth to raspy seduction. He and his band always thrill, putting on a high-energy performance at every show. It is rare that you will find someone that reaches across the aisle to both the old and new generations, but Cody Joe Hodges does it every time. His sound is something out of the past, and his writing style of the here and now.
Cody Joe Hodges' current radio single, "One More Drink" has already reached #1 on the Top 40 International Country Music Charts and #39 on the New Music Weekly Chart, and is currently climbing the Texas charts. His debut radio release, "Getting Back to Country", peaked at #24 on the TRRR Chart, #26 on the Texas Music Charts, #12 on the International Country Chart, and #1 on the Fan Voted Chart (the first Texas artist to ever reach #1 since the chart's inception in 1998).
Cody Joe Hodges was just named the 2016 Rising Star for the Country Music Association (CMA) Texas chapter. He has also been nominated as Rising Star for the 2014 Texas Music Awards and Male Country Vocalist of the Year at the International Music and Entertainment Association for 2013, 2014 and 2015.
A melting pot of country, rock and blues. Cody Joe Hodges and his band is a guaranteed good time! They perform covers as well as originals, with a playlist ranging from classic country, classic rock, current country hits and originals. Cody performs nationally & internationally for Festivals, Weddings, Corporate Events, Universities, & Night Clubs. They have performed for venues such: The Royal Caribbean Cruise Line, Firehouse Saloon in Katy, TX, The Texas Motor Speedway in Denton, TX, Kicks in Angleton, TX, Lakeside Icehouse in Bryan, TX, Crows Cantina in Galveston, TX, College Campuses such as Blinn College in Brenham, and corporations such as Bluebell Ice Cream, but have also covered complete weddings including the ceremony, cocktail hour, dinner, & dancing as well as several fundraising events. This is a testament to their versatility and flexibility to make your event unique and the best it can possibly be. Cody Joe Hodges is a guitarist, harmonica player, & vocalist, with a band consisting of a drummer, bass player, and a guitar with an occasional steel guitar, Keyboard or fiddle in the mix. The band's size and instrumentation can be modified to perfectly match your entertainment needs, and a state of the art sound system can be provided upon request, making Cody Joe Hodges and his band the ultimate choice for any event.