THE DETROIT HAMMERS
w/vsg: Slowfoot, Bobby Murray Band featuring Lenny Watkins, Smoke Jones, The Reefermen
Friday, May 26, 2023
The Magic Bag - Ferndale
Tickets are on sale now!
The Detroit Hammers, magnum opus of band leader Steve Cox, is a power rockin' electric blues band based in the Detroit, Mi area. This ultimate version of The Detroit Hammers, the current 4 members, was cemented in 2019 and despite viral setbacks Steve has continued to create and produce authentic original music and the group has dedicated themselves to this project on stage and in studios around metro Detroit & Nashville. Steve's music has garnered recognition from NSAI (Nashville Songwriters Association International) and has been covered by Detroit area and Nashville musicians. Steve has 2 LP's and 3 CDs to his credit.
Steve is joined by Roger Noonan (bass), Bernie Palo (keys) and Paul Raab (drums). Currently performing as a 4 man band, guest appearances by the best musicians in the area are commonplace and welcomed.
No strangers to the big stage, collectively they have shared it with Gregg Allman, Edgar Winter, Aretha Franklin, Mark Farner, Maynard Ferguson, Andre Crouch, Jimmy Johnson, Son Seals, Mitch Ryder, Molly Hatchet, Alto Reed, Jefferson Starship, Rick Derringer, Dave Mason, Earl Klugh, Blue Oyster Cult, Derek St Holmes to name a few.
Thriving on performance/audience connection The Detroit Hammers appeal crosses over into all genre enthusiasts. The Detroit Hammers have never played cover music and are designed to be an original live concert/festival electric blues band rarely playing clubs. The sometimes gritty, always soulful vocals, and masterful harmonies with scorching guitar, driving bass and drums with skilled keys that will dropkick you to the altar The Detroit Hammers absolutely guarantee an over the top experience.
The professionalism and talent brought to you by The Detroit Hammers remains unchallenged and assures a smooth and harmonious experience for all entities involved.