All About Jazz

Home » Musicians » Cheryl Hodge

Cheryl Hodge Cheryl Hodge

59th Grammy Submission: Submitted for Best Jazz Vocal Album “Living Off the Grid” The CHERYL HODGE Group; Best Traditional R&B Performance; Best R&B Song (”One Step At a Time”). Cheryl Hodge's latest CD, “LIVING OFF THE GRID - Adventures on an Imperiled Planet” is her first “concept album”, and was already #10 in the U.S. Indie charts at Reverbnation a week after the album was released. Recent Nominee 2016 Hollywood Music In Media Awards for her song “Senegal” from LIVING OFF THE GRID. Multiple luminaries join up with Hodge, in this fun romp, featuring Cheryl & renowned vocalist, Dee Daniels, in an R&B duet “One Step At A Time”. Also on the album: bassist Stu Hamm (formerly with Steve Vai & Joe Satriani), percussionist Pat Mastelotto (presently with King Crimson), Keyboardist Jim Cox (presently on tour with James Taylor), David Longoria on trumpet, Josh Cook on sax, and on and on. A killer jazz album, this one is the result of a life dream! You can go check it out here: https://soundcloud.com/cherylhodge/sets/living-off-the-grid-the-cheryl You're gonna dig this one if you've ever liked some of Steely Dan's grooves, or Herbie Hancock, or Cassandra Wilson, or any of the soul singers out there.

(All About Jazz Interview, 2016: https://www.allaboutjazz.com/cheryl-hodge- chasing-the-muse-by-kathy-sanborn.phpRadio Interview: https://soundcloud.com/user-116273695/trenton-jazz-show-interview-with- cheryl-hodge

Read more

Tags

Hollywood critic Jim DeCicco (of the Hollywood Music In Media Awards) called her Blues recording: “A masterfully produced contemporary (Chicago) jazz/blues release that is fresh and vivid. World class performances and arrangements – a must for any true music lover's collection.”

Downbeat critic, Bob Protzman said of Indigo: “In the seemingly eternal debate about who or what is or isn't a jazz singer, anybody with ears would without hesitation and with great enthusiasm cite Cheryl Hodge as the real thing.”

Photos

Albums

Album Living off the Grid by Cheryl Hodge

Living off the Grid

Self Produced
2016

buy
Album One Day When I Wasn't Looking by Cheryl Hodge

One Day When I Wasn't...

JazzBoulevard.com Records
2014

buy
Tree People

Tree People

Cheryl Hodge
One Day When I Wasn't Looking

Watch

Shop Amazon

All About Jazz needs your support

Donate
All About Jazz & Jazz Near You were built to promote jazz music: both recorded and live events. We rely primarily on venues, festivals and musicians to promote their events through our platform. With club closures, shelter in place and an uncertain future, we've pivoted our platform to collect, promote and broadcast livestream concerts to support our jazz musician friends. This is a significant but neccesary effort that will help musicians now, and in the future. You can help offset the cost of this essential undertaking by making a donation today. In return, we'll deliver an ad-free experience (which includes hiding the bottom right video ad). Thank you.

Get more of a good thing

Our weekly newsletter highlights our top stories and includes your local jazz events calendar.