Originally hailing from the West Coast Gregg Hammer now lives and writes in NYC. His poignant storytelling and melodies remind audiences of the 1970s Golden Era of Singer-Songwriters such as: Paul Simon, John Denver, James Taylor, and Cat Stevens, while still maintaining a fresh, contemporary sound.
Hammer has toured over 50 countries, on land and sea, while performing as a solo guitar player, as well as joining casts of several hit musicals and Broadway National Tours. He has performed for thousands and graced the stages of notable venues including: The Kennedy Center, Carnegie Hall, Greek Theater, Benaroyal Hall, and Hollywood Bowl.
As an actor, Gregg has starred in several shows including JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR (National Tour), MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET, BURN THE FLOOR, BUDDY: THE BUDDY HOLLY STORY, SIDE SHOW, CITY OF ANGELS, 1776, OKLAHOMA! and Frank McCourt’s THE IRISH … AND HOW THEY GOT THAT WAY.
Additionally, his voice can be heard featured at Disney’s World’s Epcot Amusement Park. While not performing on stage Hammer takes his writing talents to two major projects currently in the works: a full-length solo album as well as a new comedy musical “Hymon and Parfunkel” premiering in the Los Angeles area May 2018.