Mitch Hengst

Meet Mitch Hengst, a unique talent who, at 31 years old, has established a formidable presence in the Cleveland, Ohio music scene. His journey is painted with strumming guitars, poignant lyrics, and a voice that effortlessly bridges the gap between soulful country and heart-pounding rock and roll.

Born and raised in the culturally rich city of Cleveland, Mitch’s musical tapestry is as vibrant and varied as the city itself. From an early age, his passion for music was evident, forging ahead despite the ebbs and flows of the musician's path, showcasing not only his unwavering commitment to his craft but also an intrinsic ability to connect with listeners through a rich array of musical genres.

As a dedicated solo artist and an integral member of a remarkably resonant country band, Mitch seamlessly interweaves the emotive storytelling of country music with the electric energy of rock and roll, crafting a uniquely captivating sound. His music, an all-encompassing ensemble of original compositions, heartfelt country covers, and invigorating classic rock adaptations, speaks to a broad audience, transcending age and preferences.

Mitch’s debut album, "Too Used To Howlin'", is a testament to his versatility and profound artistic depth. It encapsulates the spirit of his musical journey, blending traditional country motifs with robust rock elements to create a sound that's simultaneously familiar and refreshingly new. His melodies tell stories of life, love, and longing, resonating deeply with those who lend their ears to his expressive creations.

In addition to his individual pursuits, Mitch amplifies his musical adventures with a spirited country band "Mitch Hengst & The Heartland Hustle", injecting fresh life into beloved classics and contemporary hits alike. Together, they've graced numerous stages across Cleveland, building a reputation for their electrifying performances and unshakeable commitment to delivering musical experiences of the highest calibre.

As Mitch endeavors to expand his musical horizons, he is actively seeking new opportunities to bring his unique sound to more venues, seeking to enchant new audiences and further entrench his position within the Cleveland music arena. His devotion to his art is unwavering, with an indefatigable work ethic and a boundless passion that bleeds into every note he plays.

To bar owners and music lovers alike, Mitch Hengst offers not just a performance but an experience – an authentic, soul-stirring journey through melodies that linger in your consciousness long after the last note has been played.

For bookings and more, immerse yourself in Mitch’s world and witness firsthand the magic that transpires when heartfelt narratives are paired with a musical mastery that only he can deliver.


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