Hammond Cast Early Edition KYOU Radio Jon Hammond Hosting

Photo: Jon Hammond and Lazy Larry under Mitsubishi Diamond Vision Screen Times Square NYC, the first large screen outdoor TV, was showing clips of The Jon Hammond Show 80 times daily for 1.5 years 1985 – 1986 3.5 minute clips and 2 years Psychedelic New Years Eve Countdown:

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HammondCast Early Edition KYOU Radio with music from ROY MERIWETHER "St. James Infirmary" & "The Beautiful Ones", Excerpted from HAROLD CHANNER’s CONVERSATIONS tv show with Jon telling the famous story of the Diamond Vision Press Conference in Times Square with ‘Champagne’, RYO KAWASAKI "YOU Don’t Know What Love Is" and Jon’s tune "Payphone Johnny".
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ASCAP Network Behind The Beat with Jon Hammond "LATE RENT"

Elmar Lemes Photographer shot of Jon Hammond at XK-3 Organ at Local 802 Monday Night Jazz Session

Jon Hammond MySpace

Jon Hammond is an endorsed artist of Hammond Suzuki USA


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About laterent

JON HAMMOND Instruments: Organ, Accordion, Piano, Guitar Attended: Berklee College of Music 1974, City College San Francisco Languages: English, German *Jon is currently Host of daily CBS radio program HammondCast on KYOU & KYCY 1550AM 7 days a week. *Performing in Hospitals, Nursing Homes & Prisons every month in addition to concerts world-wide. *Musician: Jon Hammond is one of the premier B3 PLAYERS in the world. Jon has played professionally since age 12. Beginning as a solo accordionist, he later played Hammond B3 organ in a number of important San Francisco bands. His all original group HADES opened shows for Tower of Power, Quicksilver Messenger Service and Michael Bloomfield. Eddie Money and Barry Finnerty became musical associates. Moving East he attended Berklee College of Music and played venues as diverse as Boston's "Combat Zone" in the striptease clubs during the '70's and the exclusive Wychmere Harbor Club in Cape Cod, where he was house organist and developed a lasting friendship with House Speaker Tip O'Neill. He also toured the Northeast and Canada with the successful show revue "Easy Living", and continued his appearances at nightclubs in Boston and New York. Subsequently Hammond lived and traveled in Europe, where he has an enthusiastic following. *TV/Video Producer: In 1981 Jon formed BackBeat Productions. Assisted by Lori Friedman (Video by LORI), the innovative TV show "The Jon Hammond Show" became a Manhattan Cable TV favorite.
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