Ray Adams, owner of Listen Locally LLC, is a local singer-songwriter with great experience in working with some of Kentucky’s biggest names in country music. He was a long standing member of the Greg Austin Band and has worked regularly with people such as John Michael Montgomery, Troy Gentry, Southern Pacific, David Malickoski (Janie Frickie/Shania Twain), and Hyroller. Ray has opened for people such as The Judds, Exile, Steve Wariner, The Romantics, John McFee & Keith Knudsen (Doobie Brothers), and Stu Cook (CCR).
He shared LEXI award wins with co-writers for the 2018 and 2016 “Song of the Year” and is a co- coordinator of the Lexington chapter of the Nashville Songwriters Association International (NSAI). Ray co- wrote and produced the theme song for KET show “Kentucky Life”, hosted by Doug Flynn, and is the co- creator of the award-winning “Songwriters in the Round” at The Twisted Cork.
Ray is passionate about helping musicians and songwriters realize their full artistic potential and regularly donates time as a producer, engineer, graphic designer, and co-writer.