The Grove

  • Local
  • rock
  • psych rock
  • jam Band

The Grove is a Cincinnati, OH based Jam-Rock band that has put ten years of heart and soul into everything they have delivered. The four members have come a long a way from sharing their music to Ohio University students at their house parties on Grosevenor Street (Hint: The Grove) to sharing stages with guitarist Kyle Cook (Matchbox Twenty) and blues legend Davy Knowles. The Grove’s origins were, started by Adam Forsthoefel and drummer Jeff Voegele, who attended high school together in

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Taste of Cincinnati Entertainment Lineup 

Immerse yourself in a culinary adventure featuring an array of mouthwatering dishes and craft beers, all set against the backdrop of live entertainment on six stages throughout the event.

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Oktoberfest Zinzinnati Entertainment Lineup 

To zelebrate the return of Oktoberfest Zinzinnati® to 5th Street, festivities will commence one day earlier, feature expanded entertainment and activities, and open one hour earlier on Sunday.

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Spring Music Series at Fountain Square 

Spring has sprung and music is in the air at Fountain Square!

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Spring Music Series at Fountain Square 

Music is BACK at the Square!

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Rock the Tavern with Acarya, The Grove, Josh Ferreira and More 

Rock the Tavern on Saturday, February 22nd with Acarya, The Grove, Josh Ferreira, and Kyleen Downes with guest Pat McKinnis at Northside Tavern! It’s a free event, so just grab a few friends, some beer money, and call that Uber!

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Fifth Annual Rock ‘n Revival to Return to The Southgate House Revival 

The Grove is hosting the fifth annual cancer benefit, ​Rock n’ Revival for a Cure​, at The Southgate House Revival on March 7, 2020! 

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Come Have a Deadly Good Time with 500 Miles to Memphis at SGHR 

This Friday, 500 Miles to Memphis and friends are throwing a horror-themed party to celebrate the season. DEADITES UNIGHT! We all know the dead have more fun so get ready to join the hoard. 

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Review: The Grove - Drifting 

“Music heals” – these two words preface the description in the press release for Drifting, the latest album from Cincinnati’s The Grove. The simplicity of this phrase belies a depth to the songwriting process that may not be evident upon first listen, but becomes much clearer as the underlying messages within the lyrics reveal themselves.

One Man Continues to Help Raise Money and Awareness for Cancer Research through a Night of Music 

Musicians all around the region are coming together to perform for a cause near and dear to one local man’s heart. Adam Forsthoefel, lead singer of the band The Grove, helped create a benefit concert four years ago, Rock n’ Revival for a Cure, to raise money and awareness for a type of cancer his father died from.

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The Grove Presents The 4th Annual Rock ‘n Revival for a Cure 

Cincinnati band, The Grove is hosting its fourth annual cancer benefit, Rock n’ Revival for a Cure, at The Southgate House Revival on March 9, 2019. Twenty-four local and regional bands will perform in three venue rooms at Southgate House Revival for a pop, rock, psychedelic, funk, cocktail of entertainment.

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The Summit Celebrate Return to Cincinnati 

Hometown musical heroes, The Summit celebrate their return to Cincinnati with a grand party of Blues, along with The Grove at Riverfront Live on Friday, October 26th! 

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Celebrate Two Years with Urban Artifact 

Urban Artifact will be celebrating their 2 -year anniversary on April 22nd with an all day and night music and beer bash featuring some of the area's best musical acts and plenty of wild craft beer choices. The Urban Artifact brewing team is elated to announce that for their second anniversary...

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90 Proof Twang Makes Cincinnati the Home of Twang Nation 

When Josh Brock heard his first twang from his Dad’s banjo, he was hooked. Twanging away on the banjo as a young boy lead to pursing a career in music and developing an original sound. With the help of other music professionals, 90 Proof Twang band was born. Now, three years, three CDs, and...

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Rock n’ Revival for a Cure at The Southgate House Revival 

The Rock n’ Revival for a Cure at The Southgate House Revival has been a show that has hit close to home for the Forsthoefel brothers.  Saturday, March 4th marks the second annual of the show and with the passing of their father in late January due to Glioblastoma (brain cancer), it will...

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The Grove Nailed Their EP Release Party 

Northside Tavern was the place to be Friday night during what was a very emotional and captivating EP release party for The Grove. It was a packed house, as in there was barely enough room to walk, during their hour and a half performance. The Grove took the stage after 90 Proof Twang and before...

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The Grove Release EP at Northside Tavern 

After two debut albums, local rock band The Grove, are ready to turn in a new direction by releasing their radio-quality sound EP on Friday, which illustrates their emotional experiences over the past year. The EP, Coming to Terms, was produced by Eric Cronstein of Lemon Sky and is a collection of...

Get Stuffed on Local Music at The Southgate House Revival 

On Wednesday, 16 acts on 3 stages, including special guests from Nashville, Joshua Black Wilkins and Cincinnati Native, Lee Rolfes.  This is a great opportunity to check out a diverse slice of the local music scene!  We’ve kept the cover very low, $5 and it’s an all-ages...

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One Day Steady Album Release Party Review 

Influenced by Modest Mouse and Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, alternative rock group One Day Steady has really illustrated their best sound with their latest album My Real Problem, a follow up to Cinematic. The band celebrated their album release at the Woodward Theater Friday night along with...

Rock N’ Revival for a Cure at The Southgate House Revival 

During September 2015, the Forsthoefel brothers in The Grove were shaken by the news that their beloved father, John, was diagnosed with brain cancer. Yes, this has been a scare, but now they are more than ready to give back to those ready to fight and find a cure. The Grove has...

December Artists in Residency: The Grove 

The 70s rock-n-roll style band, The Grove, played their first somewhat acoustic show in honor of the December Artists in Residency hosted by The Southgate House Revival, where the band will be playing every Wednesday night. With influences from Led Zepplin, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Eric Clapton, and...

Noah Smith’s Last Show of 2015 

Come throw down with Noah Smith on Friday, November 20th for the last time in 2015 at Northside Tavern! Playing also that night will be The Grove & Jim Trace and the Makers!  You can feel Southern Ohio in Noah Smith’s music. American Rock and Roll with a country accent fills...

Rock N Roll Will Save Your Soul Halloween Party 

Noah Smith, The Almighty Get Down, The Grove, and Michael Moeller want to save your soul on Halloween night at The Southgate House Revival. Get your costumes ready, there is a $250 cash prize costume contest! Go grab your tickets to the show NOW HERE.  You can feel Southern Ohio in Noah...

The Grove Release Album, Pseudothump Saturday 

Cincinnati-based rock band, The Grove are releasing their second debut album Pseudothump this Saturday at Stanley’s Pub!  A year and a half in the making, the album represents a new artistic milestone for the band. Building on the hard-hitting blues and rock sound that has always been...

View from the Pit: Can I get a light? 

I had the chance to photograph the second round of the Band Challenge at Madison Theater. Band competitions by far and wide are the best way to experience what your local music scene has to offer, the good, the bad, the ugly and the completely unexpected. This show or series of shows really is the...

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