Kurt Bearinger One-Man Acoustic Band
Kurt Robert Bearinger
Kurt Robert Bearinger started playing guitar and singing at age 8 in Oelwein, Iowa where he grew up with his father Bruce, mother Eileen, and little sister Rachel. Bruce had been playing guitar and singing in classic rock bands since his mid 20's and got Kurt and Rachel started on the guitar. By age 12, Kurt was performing for live audiences at fairs, talent shows, and on breaks at his dad's performances. At age 21 while attending Luther College in Decorah, Iowa, Kurt met fellow musician and songwriter Jake Doty from Winnebago, Illinois. They collaborated in writing music and in forming the acoustic country rock duo 2Tall4U. Today Kurt resides in Ames, Iowa where he attends graduate school at Iowa State University studying Community and Regional Planning. Kurt continues to write songs and play shows on the side with Jake, with his sister, with his dad's band, and as a solo performer in the greater Ames area.