Ed the Hitman


Band to Join, Accordion, Cello, Upright bass, Steel guitar, Bagpipes, Trombone, Vocalist - Alto, Dobro, Fiddle, Mandolin, Banjo, Other, Flute, Harmonica, Background Singer, Piano, Keyboard, Saxophone, Trumpet, Violin, Other Percussion, Drums, Bass Guitar, Acoustic Guitar, Lead Guitar, Rhythm Guitar, Vocalist - Soprano, Vocalist - Tenor, Vocalist - Baritone, Vocalist - Bass, Vocalist.


Well rounded ability to play all types of music from Rock and Country to Blues and Funk. Favorite overall style is "Old School" R&B and Blues. 40+ years in the Business playing Colleges, Studios, Local Bars and Fraternities, big and small crowds. easy to get along with, likes to practice, jam, play. Serious but knows how to enjoy music.

Screen name:
Ed the Hitman
Member since:
Jun 01 2007
Active over 1 month ago
Level of commitment:
Very Committed
Years playing music:
Gigs played:
Over 100
Tend to practice:
2-3 times per week
Most available:


Ringo Starr, John Bonham, Keith Moon, Bill Buford, Billy Cobham, Buddy Rich, Dave Mathew's drummer, Bernard Purdie, and more

Instrument experience:

Other Percussion:


6 Piece Pearl (Natural finish)- 13", 15", 16" mounted Toms, Picalo Snare, Deep Tama Marching Snare, 4 cymbals and Hi-Hats. All Sabian- 12", 13" Hi- Hats 16" 18", 22" Ride.


Past Events

Announcing to all concerned musicians and Bands; Ed "the Hitman" Hoffman will be playing with "Southern Breeze" from 7-9 P.M. on Tuesday, Sept. 11 at "Bands on the Beach". This is probably the biggest local Venue for local folks of all ages. You are invited to come party with the Country/Rock Beach sound of this local favorite. Hope to see you there.