JON HAMMOND Instruments: Organ, Accordion, Piano, Guitar Attended: Berklee College of Music 1974 Languages: English, German *Jon is currently Host of daily CBS radio program HammondCast on KYOU & KYCY 1550 AM, 7 days a week at 4AM PST.

Thursday, July 29, 2010

Pocket Funk Mikell's NYC Jon Hammond Band with Bernard Purdie drums



Pocket Funk Mikell's NYC Jon Hammond Band with Bernard Purdie drums


This classic film/Jazz Funk Movie from August 28, 1989 shot at the legendary Mikell's in New York City at Columbus & W.97th St. of JON HAMMOND Band playing first time with the great studio drummer BERNARD "Pretty" PURDIE on drums along with ALEX FOSTER on sax, CHUGGY CARTER percussion, BARRY FINNERTY guitar and JON HAMMOND at his mint 1959 Hammond B3 Organ (& bass). Playing Jon's funky composition: "Pocket Funk" featuring this fine rhythm section. This film SMOKES! Musicians playing FOR Muisicians..in the house was HUGH MASAKELA all night long. Mikell's was the traditional "Hang" for NY Studio Musicians. Enjoy! Jon Hammond's official site: http://www.HammondCast.com © Jon Hammond Intl. ASCAP Camera Joe Berger, as seen on The Jon Hammond Show MNNTV


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Pocket Funk, Mikell's, Bernard Purdie, Jon Hammond, Chuggy Carter, Barry Finnerty, Alex Foster, B3 organ, KYOU Radio, ASCAP, Local 802 Musicians Union

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