10 New Country Artists You Need to Know: September 2016

Cody Jinks Sounds Like: Tattoos, Telecasters and Texas twang, performed by a recovered metalhead who still digs the darker things in life. For Fans of: Whitey Morgan, Jamey Johnson, Chris Stapleton Why You Should Pay Attention: A road warrior since the late Nineties, Jinks logged six years as frontman of the metal group Unchecked Aggression … Continued

Cody Jinks Goes From Headbanging to Honky-Tonks

Cody Jinks once played before rough crowds in sketchy clubs. As lead singer of metal band Unchecked Aggression, Jinks would sing/scream about an array of dark topics before a throng of unwashed masses. Little did he know those experiences were preparing Jinks for the next logical step in his career — country-music singer. “You don’t think … Continued

REVIEW: Cody Jinks – ‘I’m Not The Devil’

Jinks states that he started making country records about 10 years ago. Before that he was a guitar player in a thrash band called Unchecked Aggression. They won’t appear in any genre’s hall of fame. Nothing remains commercially, and that chapter of Jink’s musical career is well and truly over. Fortunately for us he chose … Continued

Album Review – Cody Jinks’ ‘I’m Not the Devil’

Combine the steel guitars and fiddles with Cody Jinks’ honest, heartfelt writing and a baritone twang, and you’ll find just about every factor that exemplifies what hardcore country fans look for in traditional country music. Jinks’ 2015 Adobe Sessions introduced him to a slew of fans, and now Jinks is on the road with Whitey Morgan, bringing … Continued