John Paul Hodge music is western soul. All styles embraced and expressed from this independent singer songwriter. Barroom singing can be gritty work, and in his voice you will hear a finely-honed timbre with range and power beyond ordinary. John's working class mixed native heritage and experiences are the soul in the words of his music. In JP's music you will hear the frequencies shared between Johnny Cash, Otis Redding and Bob Marley. This seasoned performer is bent on recording his catalog to create a songwriting legacy and to provide for his family.