Born in Florida, summers is Mobile, Alabama, Rob is the product of true “southern” influence. He has played venues ranging f…rom gulf coast bike bars to famed Wimbley Stadium in London. He spent several years as a side man to nashville for artists such as Leon Everette and George Jones. Today he is a well known solo artist and sought after session player. He has played on over 61 albums and now has a “live” CD of his own. He has played with Bo Diddley, George Jones, Sister Hazel, Warren Haynes, and more. He has shared a stage with: Crosby, Stills, and Nash, Wall Flowers, Little Feat, Roger McQuinn, Merle Haggard, Lou Rawls, Bonnie Raitt, Coral Reefers, Jefferson Starship, and more. What “they” say: “Rob Ellis plays beautiful music” – Alicia Keys; “That boy plays the sweetest harmonica.” – George Jones; “A very talented musician” – Billy Joel; “Rob Ellis, that boy has sho got the blues.” – Bo Diddley; “The Jimmy Hendrix of Harp” – Ken Block, Sister Hazel; ” A most tasteful harmonica player.” – Doyle Grissom, Coral Reffers.