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Ralph Woodson

RALPH WOODSON
Guitarist/Singer/Songwriter



Ralph had toured with bands of varied styles from reggae powerhouse-The Mighty Diamonds, African master musician
Hugh Masekala’s former band-Hedzoli Sounds, and blues singer, Lady Bianca by age 19. Later, he performed with blues
Singer Fay Carole and Rapper-Dru Dun. He has done studio work for Mickey Thomas and a host of other artist.

In 1996, Ralph joined Herbie Herbert’s Sy Klopps Blues Band . The band has opened for the Doobie Brothers, James Brown,
Little Feet, Tower of Power and a sold out show for ZZ Top and Lynard Skynard at the Oakland Coliseum. They toured with
the 2000 Further Festival, opening for Ziggy Marley and The Other Ones (Grateful Dead after Jerry Garcia.) They also played
at the Hog Farm Pignic, The 4th of July Fisherman’s Wharf Festival, the Fremont Wine and Art Festival, the Pittsburg Seafood
Festival and the Russian River Blues Festival. Ralph has been a regular studio musician at Sy Klopps Studio.

Meanwhile, Ralph had formed a quintet, The Eleventh Commandment that shared stages with Earth Wind & Fire, Barry
White, Lakeside and Morris Day. The band played blues, jazz, rock, fusion, soul, and R&B/funk..

In 2001, with Bill Kreutzman (former drummer of The Grateful Dead) as drummer and Ralph as lead guitarist, the incredible
Band Trichromes, was born. Subsequently, Trichromes went on a National Summer Tour in 2002 with the Other Ones, Phil Lesh &
Friends and Ratdog playing venues such as House of Blues in Anaheim, West Hollywood and Los Vegas, Oregon Country
Fair in Oregon, nTelos Pavillion in Virginia, Mohegan Sun Casino in Connecticut, The Bottom Line in New York , etc.
The tour ended at Alpine Valley Music Theater in Wisconsin opening for the Other Ones (the first reunion of the Grateful
Dead) for two days with 40,000 people each day.

Ralph has completed his fourth all original CD titled “Incredible Dreamer” Musically, it consists of classic
Rock , Blues Rock and Jazz Rock Funk Fusion .This project really displays Ralph as a guitar virtuoso. You can buy a copy of “The Ralph Woodson Trio , Rise Above , Thank You and Purple Haze tribute to Jimi Hendrix featuring Ralph Woodson at (www.cdbaby.com) To-date, Ralph has sold over 2000 copies of his original CD’s Ralph has been playing a tribute to Jimi Hendrix, and his own original music all over the west coast His band has opened for
Jefferson Starship, Big Brother and the Holding Co., Tower of Power, as well as many northern California festivals.


Ralph Woodson is available as Ralph Woodson /Unplugged or as Purple Haze tribute to Jimi Hendrix

For BOOKING – please call ralph @ 510-334-8607
Email: ralph.orion@gmail.com Website: www.purplehazeband.com

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