Sacramento guitarist Ross Hammond has been playing music
on large stages and in small corners on the West Coast and
beyond for the past decade.
He has received the Sacramento News and Review music
award for Best Area Jazz Musician in 2008, 2009 and 1999
(with Chili Palmer Project) and received a Critic’s Choice
award for Special Achievement in 2007.
Hammond currently hosts “Nebraska Mondays,” a weekly
improvised music series at Luna’s Cafe in Sacramento. To
check out the series go to
He programs the annual “In The Flow Festival” in Sacramento
which he founded with Byron Blackburn in 2008