Photo: Kendall Messick
Elmore Magazine

Man of the Moment. This veteran bluesman has made his own history, and helped make history for others (including Hendrix and Dylan) - to the benefit of us all. John describes his trajectory from callow youth to his 30th album.

John Hammond plays Hohner Harmonicas
and uses D'Addario Strings

John Hammond

TIMELESS (Release: Jan. 2014)

Timeless was recorded live at Chans, in Woonsocket, RI (one of John's favorite venues in the world.) The album honors a host of legendary and hugely influential blues artists including Chuck Berry, Elmore James, Howlin' Wolf and Bobby "Blue" Bland, as well as the living legend and long-time collaborator and friend of Johns, Tom Waits. Nominated by the annual Blues Music Awards as Acoustic Album of The Year (2014).
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Discography by Year
1964 - Big City Blues (Vanguard)
1964 - Country Blues (Vanguard)
1964 - John Hammond (Vanguard)
1965 - So Many Roads (Vanguard)
1967 - I Can Tell (Atlantic)
1967 - Mirrors (Vanguard)
1968 - Sooner Or Later (Water Music)
1969 - Southern Fried (Water Music)
1970 - Source Point (Columbia)
1971 - Little Big Man (Columbia)
1971 - When I Need (Columbia)
1972 - I'm Satisfied (Columbia)
1975 - Can't Beat The Kid (Acadia)
1976 - John Hammond Solo (Vanguard)
1978 - Footwork (Vanguard)
1979 - Hot Tracks (Vanguard)
1980 - Mileage (Rounder)
1982 - Frogs For Snakes (Rounder)
1983 - Hits For The Highway (Aim)
1983 - Live (Rounder)
1984 - Spoonful (Edsel)
1988 - Nobody But You (Flying Fish)
1992 - Got Love If You Want It (Charisma)
1993 - You Can't Judge A Book By The Cover (Vanguard)
1994 - Trouble No More (Point Blank)
1996 - Found True Love (Virgin)
1998 - Long As I Have You (Point Blank/Virgin)
2001 - Wicked Grin (Point Blank/Virgin)
2003 - At The Crossroads (Vanguard)
2003 - Ready For Love (Back Porch)
2005 - In Your Arms Again (Back Porch)
2006 - Live In Greece (Dynamic)
2007 - Push Comes To Shove (Back Porch)
2009 - Rough & Tough (Chesky)
2014 - Timeless (Palmetto)
All Albums

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Rough and Tough
Long As I Have You
Found True Love
Got Love If You Want It
Blues Explosion
Trouble No More
In Your Arms Again
Ready For Love
Wicked Grin
The Best of John Hammond
You CAnt Judge A Book By The Cover
I Can Tell
Nobody But You
John Hammond
Live in Greece
John Hammond Live
Frogs for Snakes
Hot Tracks
Cant Beat The Kid
Bloomfield, Hammond, Dr. John
Im Not Satisfoed
Little Big Man
Push Comes to Shove
Source Point
The Best of John Hammond
Southern Fried
Sooner or Later
So Many Roads
Country Blues
Blues at Newport
Big City Blues
John Hammond