Ralph and The Rhythm Hounds formed in 2002. The band features the father and son team of Ralph and Noah Cave. Ralph has performed professionally as a guitarist/vocalist since 1978. Calvin Todd grew up living in a home across the street from Ralph Cave. Calvin has been performing professionally as a drummer and vocalist since 1965. Bassist Scar has performed with Ralph and The Rhythm Hounds since 2006. Noah is a former member of “Blues In The Schools” and has been performing professionally as a guitarist and vocalist since 2003. The band performs in the Cincinnati, Dayton, Covington, Newport areas since 2003 at Nightclubs, Cincy Blues Festivals and Taste of Cincinnati. In 2013 the band was nominated as Cincinnati’s best blues band by CityBeat Magazine.