“Country’s Kicking” is a tribute to a loved one, a tribute to Country, and a beautiful blend of anthemic instrumentation, song writing, and more
TITUSVILLE, FL — August 10th, 2022 – With all the makings of Country finesse, Hodges Country’s newest single, “Country’s Kicking” is already captivating and inspiring audiences. With catchy hooks, smooth vocals, and rhythms that are both mesmerizing and memorable, “Country’s Kicking” is a phenomenal performance by some of the genre’s award-winning players.
A feel-good track, woven with upbeat instrumentation and brilliant songwriting, the new release features a formidable set of players that complement Steve Hodges and Dan Hodges’ powerful vocals. The record features Jenee Fleenor on the Fiddle (three-time CMA Musician of the Year), Jim Riley from the Rascal Flatts on Drums, Grammy-award winning guitarist Tom Wild, and seasoned industry legend Bill Watson on Bass.
“Country’s Kicking” also showcases the brilliance of Steve King, who holds experience playing with country icon Keith Urban on piano/keyboards, experienced guitarist Steve Sturm and Bluegrass legend Aaron McDaris on the Banjo.
Celebrating country music, the fantastic new track was penned down by Steve and his wife Sheri Hodges, who unexpectedly passed away. Inspired to continue her legacy, Steve and Sheri’s son Dan decide to start Hodges Country and head to Nashville to record some of the country songs Steve and Sheri wrote during their beautiful time together.
A titular track to their upcoming EP, “Country’s Kicking” was released on July 26th, 2022, and has already been met with overwhelmingly positive response. The track has had over 34 000 plays on Soundcloud in the first 7 days of its release. An up-tempo track with a befitting Country arrangement, “Country’s Kicking” features matchless, expert production, ultimately delivering an enchanting narrative.
“It is just amazing how this happened and just as amazing as that is the way these great players all loved the songs and played their hearts out, bringing them to life!” comment the artists regarding their heartfelt new release.
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Steve Hodges is an American singer-songwriter who plays exceptional guitar and has written a string of powerful Country songs throughout his career. Steve has had several writing partners in his life that have produced some amazing yet unreleased songs. He considers the best writing partner in his life to be the love of his life Sheri, alongside his son Dan who has written, recorded and preformed with him.
Dan Hodges is an American singer-songwriter and lead guitar player of Hodges Country. Throughout the course of his musical life, Dan has made playing guitar,writing songs and singing number one. Starting out at the age of five, learning guitar from his Dad, and singing in the school choir, Dan now twenty three has become impressive to say the least, playing leads that could rival any guitar player in rock and roll.
Name: Steve Hodges