Guitarist, Coffee Addict, Dad and Hat Collector

Upcoming:

Thursday, 4/28 @ Unitarian Church of the Mountains w/ Sameer Gupta, 7:30pm Grass Valley
Friday, 4/29 @ Red Poppy Art House w/ Sameer Gupta, 7:30pm San Francisco
Saturday, 4/30 @ Gold Lion Arts w/ Sameer Gupta, 8pm Sacramento
Sunday, 5/1 @ Eagle Rock Center for the Arts w/ Sameer Gupta, 8pm Los Angeles
*Every Wednesday @ Kupro's (solo), 7-10PM, Sacarmento
**Every Saturday  @ Old Soul Weatherstone (Solo) 10AM-Noon, Sacramento
My Music


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

-Chris Barton, LA Times

 

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

-New York Music Daily

 

"As a guitarist and composer, he has assembled a highly personal sonic palette by following his wide-ranging musical interests, embracing rock, funk, jazz, pop, ambience and free improvisation..."

-Andrew Gilbert, The California Report

 

"Sacramento, California based guitarist Ross Hammond plays up a storm..."

-Barry Cleveland, Guitar Player Magazine (9/2013)

 

“Ross Hammond is no doubt the best unknown electric guitarist I've heard in many years and this disc is proof of his ambitious abilities...”

-Bruce Gallanter, Downtown Music Gallery Newsletter (2/2012) NYC

 

 "Ross Hammond is the image of the intense artist - but when he puts a pick to his guitar strings, the image rises to full-fledged life. Hammond’s latest disc sheds some light on the inspiration and complexity behind his pensive approach...." 

-New York City Jazz Recordhttp://nycjazzrecord.com/