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


John at The City Winery - Heartache Blues

Walking Blues - John Hammond

One Man, One Guitar - John Hammond soundcheck sketches

New York Blues Hall of Fame Induction