Hassan El-Tayyab is an award-winning singer/songwriter, author, teacher, and cultural activist currently residing in San Francisco, CA. His critically-acclaimed Americana act American Nomad is an established Bay Area band that performs regularly at festivals and venues up and down the West Coast and beyond. 

In addition to performing Hassan is also a music educator, having taught songwriting and guitar classes for the Freight and Salvage and the East Bay Center for the Performing Arts, as well as guest lectured and the University of California, Berkeley