“John’s sound is so compelling, complete, symmetrical and soulful with just his voice, guitar and harmonica. He’s a great force of nature.” -Tom Waits. Renowned blues artist John Hammond has performed or recorded with Jimi Hendrix (discovered while playing in John’s band), Eric Clapton, Muddy Waters, Howlin’ Wolf, Duane Allman, Mike Bloomfield, JJ Cale, Tom Waits, The Band, John Lee Hooker, Dr. John and many more.
This Grammy winner and Blues Hall of Fame inductee remains one of the world’s premier acoustic blues artists. A tireless performer, he played his 4000th date as a Rosebud artist in June 2008 and continues to tour world-wide on an annual basis.
“John Hammond is a master. He is a virtuoso. A Conjurer. A Modernist.” -T Bone Burnett