Cottondale Swamp is a Florida Swamp Rock, Southern Americana, Outlaw Country Band from the swamps of Florida. Weeki Wachee, FL is our ground zero. Mermaid Shows and the Gulf of Mexico, it doesn't get anymore "Old Florida" than that. Original Florida swamp rock with authentic country sensibilities and a heart of rock 'n roll.  

Cottondale Swamp celebrates the back roads, small towns and the seedy underbelly of Florida. We write songs that celebrate the people, places and uniqueness of our southern most state.  

Cottondale Swamp is fronted by Kenny Grube who has been an Elvis Tribute artist for the last 10 years. Kenny is the real deal! His voice has an authentic southern drawl that expresses the years he has endured paying his dues on the B, C, and D circuits of the southern United States. He is backed by an equally experienced band of road warriors. All of whom have been plying their trade in the trenches and (at times) the pinnacles that come your way when you're a musician relentless in pursuing the dream.

Listen to our new album HERE!

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Johnny Cash Tribute Show - 10 Bands, including Cottondale Swamp 

Cottondale Swamp has confirmed that we will be playing a Johnny Cash Tribute show on July 22nd (mark your calendar) - 10 bands, all playing Johnny Cash!!.

All the guys in Cottondale Swamp are HUGE Johnny Cash fans and we already play "Folson Prison Blues", but we need more Johnny Cash songs for the tribute show. We decided a must learn is "Sunday Morning Coming Down", but we need a few more.



What Johnny Cash songs would you like Cottondale Swamp to play?

Send us your suggestions and if we pick your song, you will get a free copy of our upcoming album!!

Comment to this post with your suggestion or send an e-mail to michael@cottondaleswamp.com


Details about the Cottondale Swamp - Johnny Cash Tribute Show will be announced as soon as all the bands have confirmed.

Cottondale Swamp is back in the recording studio. 

After a fantastic festival show last weekend in Brooksville, FL, the band is back in the studio earnestly trying to finish the debut record. The band received such positive feedback at last week's concert, it was humbling and highly motivating! We need to finish this record! Look for more concert dates in the coming months. Get ready kids, Cottondale Swamp is making a nitro-burning album that will change the meaning of term Swamp Rock! It's gonna knock your socks off!!

Breaking News / Cottondale Swamp - Live Radio Appearance - WXJB 99.9 FM 

Breaking News / Cottondale Swamp - Live Radio Appearance - WXJB 99.9 FM 

Friday, May 6th, 2016 at (freakin') 7:30 AM. Don't they know we're rocks stars and 7:30 AM is when we go to bed??? 

Actually, we are thrilled to have been asked by radio host Mike Reeves to play a few songs live in the studio and talk about the festival we'll be playing on Saturday: Wiener Fest 2 at Coney Island Drive-Inn in Historic Brooksville, Florida. Not since ELVIS was here has Brooksville seen talent at this LEVEL. Cottondale Swamp and then Bertie Higgins will cap off a full day of FREE entertainment.  "Eat where Bertie and ELVIS ate"!

Saturday, 4/16/2016 - Cottondale Swamp recording at "Studio B" in Saint Petersburg, FL 

Saturday started off by Michael and Chaz attending the grand opening of "Guitars on Central". This a cool boutique music store owned by our dear friends Rick Benegbi and Stevie B. Great shop in a great location! We drank PBRs and listened to some great garage band rock by Stevie B's band "Spectraflame". After getting in the proper frame of mind Michael and Chaz headed over to Studio B  to mix the song "Land Rich, Money Poor" and lay down some lead guitar parts. The new record is coming along nicely. A mix of "Land Rich, Money Poor" is being added to our webpage, so take a listen and let us know what you think! www.cottondaleswamp.com

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Kentucky Headhunters w/ Cottondale Swamp

Central Park Performing Arts Center, 105 Central Park Drive, Largo, FL 33771

The Kentucky Headhunters are an American country and Southern rock band. They have released eight studio albums, three compilations, and twenty-three singles. The band has won three Country Music Association (CMA) awards, an Academy of Country Music (ACM) award and a Grammy Award.

Cottondale Swamp is a Florida Swamp Rock, Southern Americana, Outlaw Country Band from the swamps of Florida. Weeki Wachee, FL is their ground zero. Original Florida swamp rock with authentic country sensibilities and a heart of rock 'n roll.

Elvis Rocks! and Cottondale Swamp

Dunedin Brewery, 937 Douglas Ave., Dunedin, FL 34698

Cottondale Swamp invades the Dunedin Brewery on Saturday, September 15th. Elvis opens the show! If you haven't seen our hardcore Elvis Presley rock show, you don't know what you are missing! Elvis mojo on steroids with Elvis costumes and dripping with vibe. 9 PM sharp!!!

Dunedin Wines the Blue

Downtown Dunedin, 420 Main Street, Dunedine, FL 34698

The Downtown Dunedin Merchants Association presents the 28th annual Dunedin Wines the Blues on Saturday, Nov. 10, 12:00 PM to 11:00 p.m., Main Street in downtown Dunedin. FREE SHOW. We are pleased to announce this year's stellar musical blues line up. Ally Venable Band, Cottondale Swamp, Trey Wanvig, Andy T Band featuring Alabama Mike, Erica DiCeglie, Joey Gilmore, Duffy Bishop, Big Kettle Drum, Rockin Jake, Bridget Kelly, Band Shaw Davis