Joe Ross & Friends
Roseburg/Camas Valley, Oregon
2005 - 2008


Jerry Ashford ~ Guitar, Vocals
Al Brinkerhoff ~ Resophonic Guitar, Vocals
Beth McNamara - Bass, Vocals
Joe Ross ~ Mandolin, Guitar, Vocals
Guy Stone ~ Drums, Vocals

Pictured In the above photo, Portland multi-instrumentalist Peter Schwimmer (right) sat in with the band (on fiddle and banjo) for a 2006 tour through southern Oregon."  The band more typically performed as a trio or quartet.  Beth McNamara and Jerry Ashford still perform as a duo known as "Moonglow."

Joe Ross, March 2012

You Tube - Music on the Deck, Sea Breeze, Joe Ross at Pyrenees South

Oregon Bluegrass Association

Their music is available on their 2008 album put out by Ashford, McNamara & Ross (along with guests
Tim Crouch and Todd Clinesmith and can be obtained at CD Baby and through

Available CD listings are also at the PNW Bands "Buy Thier Music" page

Joe Ross and Friends at Coos Bay

Joe Ross and Friends at Coos Bay
Some of the other Pacific Northwest music groups represented in members of this group include: High Mountain Ramblers, Celtic Tradition, Lombardo 'n The Guyz, HotQua String Band,  Irish CremeUmpqua Valley Bluegrass BandZephyr, Alamojo, Cold Thunder Bluegrass Band, Keynotes Polka Band and many other NW bands.

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Last Update: 1 April 2012
Credits:  Joe Ross
Band # 2971