Meet the Band
Coming together on the Mississippi River in 2014 The Plott Hounds have created a dedicated grassroots following with their blend of Southern Rock & Roll, hints of Funky Blues and paying homage to the Outlaw Country legends of old. The Plott Hounds played their first performance at The Terminal Bar in Northeast Minneapolis, MN on July 14th 2014 and have not looked back since. The Plott Hounds take pride in expressing their passion and dedication for songwriting and it’s call to playing original music found deep in the soul.
Burning the midnight oil playing shows that stretch across the United States, along with a UK Tour in the Summer of 2018, The Plott Hounds addictive energy has paved their way to join the stage with names that started off as heroes and inspirations like Cody Canada, Band of Heathens, Charlie Daniels, Jason Boland and more.
Since inception, the band has released – “Thirsty For Something” EP (2016) and “Lost Summer Day” EP (2017) along with a double live album "Blue Collar Hippie Music" (2016). “Lost Summer Day” was recognized as one of the top 40 Americana albums released in 2017 from The Americana Music Show. Saving Country Music recently tabbed The Plott Hounds as one of the new bands rising with the torch in the world of Southern Rock n Roll. The Plott Hounds are set to release their anticipated debut full length LP – “Damn The Wind” on March 19, 2019.
The current line up helped solidify the songs and sounds that the band now calls home. Each coming from a history in music, some going back twenty years playing together, to create the nostalgic sounds on stage. The Plott Hounds Feature: Noah Alexander (Atlanta, GA) Lead Vocals & Guitar, Jeff Powell (Charles City, IA) Lead Guitar, Catfish Kirk - (Champlin, MN) Lead Guitar & Vocals, Kevin Coughenour - (Plymouth, MN) Bass Guitar & Vocals and Tater on Drums (Vadnais Heights, MN). As one, the band is more than just strings and drums but a family; whether it's jam sessions on the river bank or three am breakfast detours.