Ross Hammond And Jon Bafus Improvise Together On “Masonic Lawn” And In Studio Cody Drabble Wednesday, December 6, 2017 | Sacramento, CA Listen / download audio Update RequiredTo play audio, update browser or Flash plugin. Ross Hammond / Courtesy Guitarist Ross Hammond and drummer Jon Bafus share music from their new improvised album "Masonic Lawn.” Ross Hammond blends jazz, folk, blues and a diverse array of influences on his acoustic guitar, resonator, lap steel and 12 string. Jon Bafus is the drummer and leader of Gentleman Surfer, which started as a solo project in 2006 and evolved into a four-piece band, incorporating jazz, psychedelic rock and other influences. Together they "mash polyrhythms with Appalachian melodies, roots music and blues into duo improvisations." The custom-released album was limited to 50 copies, with a unique polaroid of the Masonic Lawn cemetery in Sacramento included with each CD.