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Many country artist take different paths to getting on air. Some start out at local bars playing in cover bands, some try their hand at popular contest shows like The Voice or American Idol. For Haltom City, Texas native Cody Jinks, it all started in 1997 when he was the lead singer for a thrash metal band, Unchecked Aggression.
"You don't think about it right of the bat, but there's some pretty dark stuff both in metal and in country music" Jinks said. "Subject…Read more