Guitarist, Coffee Addict, Dad and Hat Collector

Upcoming:

Sunday, 9/25 @ Hungry Brain w/ Tim Daisy 9pm, Chicago 

Monday, 9/26 @ Elastic Arts (solo) 9pm, Chicago

Tuesday, 9/27 @ The Spot Tavern (solo) 10pm, Lafayette, IN

Wednesday, 9/28 @ The Artifax Guild w/ Tyler Damon 7pm, Bloomington, IN

Thursday, 9/29 @ Dreamland (solo) 8pm, Louisville, KY

Friday, 9/30 @ Cup of Commonwealth (solo), 5pm Lexington, KY

My Music


Photo by Downtownmusic.net

"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/