Wednesday, June 25, 2014

Teenie Hodges, Guitarist and Songwriter

Mr. Hodges, who died on Sunday at age 68, was best known for his work with Al Green. In addition to playing guitar on such hits as "Let's Stay Together" and "Tired of Being Alone," he co-wrote, with Mr. Green, hits such as "Take Me to the River," and "Here I Am (Come and Take Me)."  More recently, he played on the 2006 album "The Greatest," by the singer and songwriter Chan Marshall (a/k/a Cat Power).