“Incendiary resonator work, flawless delivery and tunes that beg you to immerse yourself in the music. More than just the Blues…. ”
— Phoenix Blues Society
“A class act, in every sense. Eric Ramsey has it all - Great vocals and extraordinary guitar playing, intentional and interesting storytelling and prolific songwriting. Eric has raised the quality at The Listening Room Phoenix, setting a new standard for all performers and audiences to follow.”
— Jim Colletti, Owner, The Listening Room Phoenix
Eric Ramsey writes from experience about the human condition - at times sensitive, at times humorous, always thought-provoking. His arrangements and delivery encompass a spectrum of styles, from delicate fingerpicking to raucous, bluesy bottleneck slide. Among his accomplishments:
2x Winner of Arizona Blues Showdown.
Winner, Stefan George Memorial Songwriting Competition (Tucson Folk Festival)
Finalist, Telluride Blues Challenge
Semi-Finalist, International Blues Challenge.
4x Featured Performer at Dripping Springs Songwriters Festival, (Austin, TX)
Featured Artist, Flagstaff Folk Project
Featured Performer at Tempe Center For The Arts Songwriters' Showcase.
Featured Performer, Phx Blues Blast, Superstition Blues and Brews Festival, North Mountain Blues Festival and Chandler Jazz Festival