The Kentucky Struts

  • Local
  • country
  • rock
  • blues
  • indie
  • americana

nabashedly Kentuckian, the musical approach of The Kentucky Struts is not unlike the flavor you get from the state itself; rolling hills, bends of the roads and the blue-collar bloodlines exhaled into the center of your head. Hailing from the small town of Cold Spring, Kentucky, the boys have been friends since early grade school. Sharing guitar lessons, talent shows and high school stages, unknowingly laying the foundation for what has arguably become one of the best americana acts in

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Upcoming Shows


2016 Music Series Presented by Neltner Small Batch 

It’s that time of year again! Break out your boots and head over to Neltner’s Farm!  At Neltner’s Farm, autumn is the time for harvest and celebration, and they are inviting your family to join theirs for the annual fall festival. There’s something for every member of...

Restore the Store: A Benefit for Rabbit Hash 

On February 13th, the General Store in Rabbit Hash went up in flames. Most us watched the news break on our phones and spent the rest of the evening grief stricken while the news of the destruction unfolded. Kelly Thomas was at The Southgate House Revival that night.  She has performed at the...

Benefit to Rebuild Rabbit Hash General Store 

This whole house event, at the beautiful Southgate House Revival, put together by local musician and Rabbit Hash lover, Kelly Thomas (Wilder - and the first lady of Cincinnati Music), to bring the local music community together to help raise funds to rebuild the General Store in Rabbit Hash...

Merchants & Music Festival in Ft. Thomas 9/27 

The 11th annual Merchants & Music Festival is brought to you by the Fort Thomas Renaissance Board. The Merchants & Music outdoor festival celebrates the merchants of Fort Thomas, KY and pairs them with nationally-known recording artists and fun activities for the entire family. It...

Studio 89 Kicks Off September 15th 

WNKU's long-running live radio program showcasing established and emerging musicians from around the world performing in front of a studio audience, returns to the airwaves for the fall season on Monday, September 15th and will air weekly at 7:00 pm until the season finale on December 8th. ...

David Rhodes Brown marks his 50th year in music! (Part 1) 

Reality Check with KT: Stay Gold, DRB!  David Rhodes Brown marks his 50th year in music! (Part 1) I really try to listen to people when they talk.  Even in passing, I try to catch the little details of what my friends are saying, so when my band mate and dear friend, David Rhodes Brown,...

Full Buckle Up Festival Lineup + Schedule Announced! 

The inaugural three-day Buckle Up Music Festival unveiled their full schedule and lineup including Alabama, Willie Nelson, Alison Krauss and Union Station featuring Jerry Douglas, The Band Perry and many more! The event takes place along the Ohio River at Yeatmans Cove and Sawyer Point July 18-20....

Reality Check with KT: Behind The Beard 

Behind The Beard.The Backstory of Whispering Beard Folk Fest Being in the local music community, you must have at least heard of The Whispering Beard Folk Festival. Beardos are a strong support all year to local music shows and venues. We see them, we know them, we love them. But, do you really...

American Roots Series Lineup Announced 

Fountain Square released the MPMF Indie Summer Series Lineup yesterday & now we can look forward to a free dose of all things Folk / Americana every Tuesday this summer! The American Roots Series takes place on Fountain Square from 7-10pm every Tuesday this summer. May 28: Magnolia...