Ross Hammond In-Store Show on Sept. 16

Ross Hammond is a solo guitarist from Sacramento (who grew up in Lexington) whose style of playing recalls John Fahey and is equal parts jazz, folk, blues, spirituals and world music. He’ll be at CD Central for a free, all-ages performance on Sunday afternoon, Sept. 16 at 4 p.m. Bring the kids!  More info at

“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