Name: Ross Grieb
School: Elkhorn South
Band: Far & Wide
College & Major: UNL for Economics
How long in BluesEd: 1 year
How many years have you been playing: 8 years
What is your favorite BluesEd workshop song: I Wish
Who is your favorite Blues artist: He's not purely a blues guy, but Eric Johnson has has a big influence on my technique and sound. Of course, SRV, Robert Johnson, and BB King have also influenced my playing.
Favorite BluesEd moment: Definitely Jazz on the Green. The guys in the main act wer just so chill and easy to talk to, plus it's always fun to play for a big crowd.
Hobbies outside of BluesEd: I lead my own indie rock band called The Whale Factory, we just released our first album in early May (available now on iTunes). I spend a lot of time reading, lifting and studying business.