Guitarist, Coffee Addict, Dad and Hat Collector


Saturday, 7/14 @ Union Hall Gallery, 6pm Sacramento

Thursday, 7/19 @ Knee Deep Brewing Company, 6pm Auburn

Friday, 7/20 @ Gold Lion Arts w/ Darren Johnston, Clifford Childers and Jon Raskin, 8pm Sacramento

Sunday, 7/22 @ Unitarian Universalist Society of Sacramento w/ Jay Nair, 7pm Sacramento

Monday, 7/23 @ Luna's Cafe, 7:30pm Sacramento


*Every Tuesday at Luna's Cafe, Noon-1pm

**Every Wednesday at Kupros,  7pm

**Every Saturday at Old Soul (alley location), 10am


My Music



"A ray of hope in troubled times."

-Ralph Miriello, Huffington Post


"Arising star on the West Coast jazz and improvised music scene..."

-Chris Barton, LA Times


"His fluency as an improviser informs the elegance of the rustic themes that meditate upon place and personal connection..." (4 Stars)

-Bill Meyer, Downbeat 


"Innovative, terse delta blues-inspired jazz guitarist..."

-New York Music Daily


"Hammond channels something deep and spiritual out of his surroundings and instruments." 
-Aaron Stein, 


"Ross Hammond bolsters the argument for this thing called faith...a reaffirmation of the human spirit." 
-Mark Carroto, All About Jazz 


"Ross Hammond once again confirms his immense talent, carving out a place among the great American Primitive guitarists alongside Robbie Basho, John Fahey and Richard Osborn..." 
-Roberto Binda, Argonauta Magazine (Italy)