Public Access TV: Jon Hammond Show MNN Community Channel 1, Funk Soul Blues and Soft News

*WATCH THE VIDEO HERE: Public Access TV: Jon Hammond Show MNN Community Channel 1, Funk Soul Blues and Soft News Jon's archive MNN Streaming Link - New York Time: 1:30AM every Saturday morning Youtube With San Francisco City Hall outdoor concert - special thanks Lexi Peyer, Mayor Willie Brown, Local 6 Musicians Union *note: Drummer James Preston here on Pocket Funk has sadly passed away, one of the finest Bay Area funk drummers - long-time band member with Jon Hammond and Sons of Champlin, Hot Mush, Beefy Red, Cold Blood with Lydia Pense, Maria Muldaur, Dr. John etc. with Steve Campos flugel horn, Harvey Wainapel tenor, Barry Finnerty guitar, James Preston drums, Jon Hammond at his 1965 Hammond B3 organ - then to Hamburg Eimsbüttel club Auster Bar, Jon Hammond Band plays a tribute to Cannonball Adderley with Michael Leuschner trumpet, Ernst-Friedrich Fiete Felsch alto saxophone, Heinz Lichius drums, Joe Berger guitar, Jon Hammond at the Sk1 Hammond organ special thanks to our friend and excellent drummer Nicolai Ditsch for operating the camera! & Auster Bar Team Frank Blume & Torsten Wendt Then to Nashville Tennessee to the Summer NAMM Show in Music City Convention Center, special show on the Acoustic Nation Stage Jon Hammond Organ Group performs original theme song "Late Rent" at Summer NAMM Show Nashville Tennessee on the Acoustic Nation Stage. Musicians: Roland Barber - trombone, Evan Cobb - tenor sax, Joe Berger - guitar, Louis Flip Winfield - drums, Jon Hammond - organ special thanks to Nickolas Butterfield camera, JC Clifford & Michael Turner Mothertone crew for Louis and the fine Sleishman Drum Co drums you hear here - JH *Note: Joe Berger plays JJ Guitars UK and Futhark guitars from Norway New York NY -- One of my last shots of my good friend, the late great Joe Franklin​! King of Radio & TV folks, somewhere in there are some of my CD's - RIP Joe! Jon Hammond​ *LINK: Joe Franklin Up Late HammondCast KYOU Radio Joe Franklin "King Of Nostalgia" Host of Radio & TV who's guests have been entertainers like Bill Cosby to legends like Bing Crosby, Charlie Chaplin, John Wayne, Marilyn Monroe, Cary Grant, John Lennon, here with Jon Hammond on Jon's daily HammondCast Show on KYOU Radio live in Joe Franklin's office known as "Memory Lane". Enjoy! ©JON HAMMOND International Some of the best money I ever spent - original invoice for my Late Rent Sessions in the same recording studio where the late great John Lennon​ recorded - Stephen Ferrone​ was the drummer, my music teacher from Berklee College of Music​ for arranging & composition - Todd Anderson​ on tenor, Barry Finnerty​ and myself on the B3 organ. We cut my theme tune "Late Rent" that night, as well as "Pocket Funk" and Lydia's Tune" - Jeff Jones​ was the engineer, nice job Jeff! - Jon Hammond​ / Jon Hammond Band​ - Intergalactic Music Inc. Studios *From the good folks at ASCAP - ASCAP Audio Portrait: Jon Hammond Organ Group​ Jon Hammond says "the fingers are the singers.'" The latest CD from this exceptional and soulful Hammond organist is the proof. "Late Rent" draws on decades of great recording sessions and top live performances to showcase his own playing and many top jazz and funk artists. It shows why the Hammond organ is one of the most enduring electric instruments and why Hammond is one of its best players. Jeff Jones: "Ahhhh yes - Now that was a good session!" Jon Hammond: "Thanks a million Jeff! It's about time we do it again I should say! I took that recording all over the world so many times - and on many broadcasts - golden touch Jeff! merci beaucoup, Jon *audio story from Steve Rosenfeld at ASCAP: - thanks for the great sound Jeff! ASCAP Audio Portrait: Jon Hammond" Jon Hammond says "the fingers are the singers.'" The latest CD from this exceptional and soulful Hammond organist is... Robert Manning: "Woo!" That was after I painted my 1968 Buick Wildcat White - I downsized from the Silver Streak trailer to a clean 1967 Shasta Trailer, was nice! Trailers for sale or rent...rooms to lent 50 cent! - that was my BMW R650LS motorcycle (Silver) my first Beemer on the right, cool scooter! - Jon Hammond Pebble Beach CA - That's Kathryn Crosby (Bing Crosby's wife) standing next to Pat Boone and her son Nathaniel Crosby - we're at the Bing Crosby Golf Tournament on the stunning grounds of Pebble Beach overlooking the Pacific Ocean - Jon Hammond​ - star studded event folks! - aka Olive, as in Olive Oil! Kathryn Crosby (born November 25, 1933) is an American actress and singer who performed in films under the stage-names Kathryn Grant and Kathryn Grandstaff. Olive Kathryn Grandstaff November 25, 1933 (age 81) Houston, Texas, U.S. Other names Kathryn Grandstaff Kathryn Grant Kathryn Crosby Years active 1953–2009 Spouse(s) Bing Crosby (1957–1977) (his death) 3 children Maurice William Sullivan (2000–2010) his death Children Harry Crosby Nathaniel Crosby Mary Crosby Born Olive Kathryn Grandstaff in Houston, Texas, she graduated from the University of Texas at Austin with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in 1955. Two years later she became Bing Crosby's second wife, being more than thirty years his junior. The couple had three children, Harry, Mary Frances, and Nathaniel.[2] She appeared as a guest star on her husband's 1964–1965 ABC sitcom The Bing Crosby Show. She largely retired after their marriage, but did have a featured role in the courtroom drama Anatomy of a Murder (1959). She also played the part of "Mama Bear" alongside her husband and children in Goldilocks and co-starred with Jack Lemmon in the comedy Operation Mad Ball (1957), with Tony Curtis in the drama Mister Cory (1957) and as a trapeze artist in The Big Circus (1959). In the mid-1970s, she hosted The Kathryn Crosby Show, a 30-minute local talk-show on KPIX-TV in San Francisco. Husband Bing appeared as a guest occasionally. Since Bing Crosby's death in 1977, she has taken on a few smaller roles and the lead in the short-lived 1996 Broadway musical State Fair. For 16 years ending in 2001, Crosby hosted the Crosby National Golf Tournament at Bermuda Run Country Club in Bermuda Run, North Carolina. A nearby bridge carrying U.S. Route 158 over the Yadkin River is named for Kathryn Crosby.[3] On November 4, 2010, Crosby was seriously injured in an automobile accident in the Sierra Nevada that killed her 85-year-old second husband, Maurice William Sullivan, whom she had married in 2000. So This Is Love (1953) Arrowhead (1953) Forever Female (1953) Casanova's Big Night (1954) Living It Up (1954) Rear Window (1954) Unchained (1955) Tight Spot (1955) Cell 2455 Death Row (1955) 5 Against the House (1955) My Sister Eileen (1955) The Phenix City Story (1955) Storm Center (1956) Reprisal! (1956) The Wild Party (1956) Mister Cory (1957) The Guns of Fort Petticoat (1957) The Night the World Exploded (1957) Operation Mad Ball (1957) The Brothers Rico (1957) Gunman's Walk (1958) The 7th Voyage of Sinbad (1958) Anatomy of a Murder (1959) The Big Circus (1959) 1001 Arabian Nights (1959) (voice) That was my first of 2 Silver Streak Trailers I lived in, with my 1968 Buick Wildcat before I painted the mighty Wildcat White - the trailer was a 1968 also - I bought it right off the used lot from Lee Peterson Motors San Leandro CA, they had taken it in on trade - it was a great old trailer, all wood inside - my neighbor Curt next door in the Fifth Wheel trailer was a car racer and he had a DeLorean all aluminum car, nice cat - Jon Hammond This was a nice gig I played the night before I took the Greyhound Bus to Nashville Tennessee - at Zanzibar & Grill, with Bernard Purdie drums, Big Ed on alto, that's my favorite setup, 2 Leslie 122's stacked with the B3, circa 1990 - Jon Hammond / Jon Hammond Band — with Bernard Purdie. HADES Jon Hammond's Rock Band 1971 Best Band out of East Bay Area *NOTE: I'm wearing my super bad custom leather jacket from North Beach Leathers...I kept that jacket for years hoping I could fit in to it again, but alas I was never that skinny again! - wishing Steve Wright a recovery (standing next to me on the rock, bass & vocal) - Jim Thorsen guitar & vocal far left, Dave Danza aka D.A. drums in white shirt next to Jimmy - JH "Numubu Daily NMB Live Presents... ,It's playing fine for us." merci cats, playing back A-OK here in California - HADES lives 44 years later! We rehearsed 5 days a week, had our own big time sound system, 2 roadies and a van with HADES license plates - enjoy, Jon Hammond​ Trio edition of Jon Hammond​ and The Late Rent Session Men (because the tenor player nutted on us right before the gig) - Trio Hip Hop Chitlins WATCH THE VIDEO: Jon Hammond and The Late Rent Session Men (Trio) special edition opening for Sons of Champlin​ at Fillmore Auditorium San Francisco June 4, 1999 original composition Hip Hop Chitlins Jon Hammond organ and bass, Barry Finnerty​ guitar, James Preston​ of Sons of Champlin band drums special thanks Bob Barsotti Photograph from stage of The Fillmore by Jon Hammond - The Fillmore Auditorium Jon Hammond Trio Hip Hop Chitlins Pebble Beach -- The great Glen Campbell on the golf course folks - Photo © Jon Hammond​ International - Bing Crosby Tournament some years back - Glen is hanging tough in spite of his health challenges - one of my heroes! Glen Travis Campbell (born April 22, 1936) is an American country music singer, guitarist, television host, and occasional actor. He is best known for a series of hits in the 1960s and 1970s, and for hosting a variety show called The Glen Campbell Goodtime Hour on CBS television. During his 50 years in show business, Campbell has released more than 70 albums. He has sold 45 million records and accumulated 12 RIAA Gold albums, 4 Platinum albums and 1 Double-Platinum album. He has placed a total of 80 different songs on either the Billboard Country Chart, Billboard Hot 100, and/or the Adult Contemporary Chart, of which 29 made the Top 10 and of which nine reached number one on at least one of those charts. Campbell's hits include his recordings of John Hartford's "Gentle on My Mind", Jimmy Webb's "By the Time I Get to Phoenix", "Wichita Lineman", and "Galveston", Larry Weiss's "Rhinestone Cowboy", and Allen Toussaint's "Southern Nights". Campbell made history in 1967 by winning four Grammys total, in the country and pop categories.[2] For "Gentle on My Mind" he received two awards in country and western, "By the Time I Get to Phoenix" did the same in pop. Three of his early hits later won Grammy Hall of Fame Awards (2000, 2004, 2008), while Campbell himself won the Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award in 2012. He owns trophies for Male Vocalist of the Year from both the Country Music Association (CMA) and the Academy of Country Music (ACM), and took the CMA's top award as 1968 Entertainer of the Year. In 1969 actor John Wayne picked Campbell to play alongside him in the film True Grit, which gave Campbell a Golden Globe nomination for Most Promising Newcomer. Campbell sang the title song which was nominated for an Academy Award. Glen Travis Campbell Born April 22, 1936 (age 78) Delight, Arkansas, U.S.