Car 54, Where Are You? Over here on Telegraph Hill in San Francisco!

Car 54, Where Are You? Over here on Telegraph Hill in San Francisco!

Car 54 a 1956 Ford seems to have magically appeared over here on Telegraph Hill in North Beach San Francisco completely equipped with working radio, photo by Jon Hammond

On the way to the studios of KYOU Radio and KYCY to guest on Jon Russell’s INDIE POOL Show, Jon Hammond had this chance encounter with what appears to be the famous Car 54, like from the old NBC TV Show starring Fred Gwynne and Joe E. Ross, amazing!

The geniuses behind KYOU Radio on the CBS Radio Network, Jon Russell and Stephen Page flanked by Jon Hammond of HammondCast and Jennifer Co-Producer

http://www.kyouradio.com/player.php?id=7333

*LISTEN TO INDIE POOL KYOU Radio HammondCast HERE:

KYOU Radio Details Page

The Indie Pool: Jon Russell Hosts Jon Hammond KYOURADIO San Francisco CA–
Not just another interview show with music. More like an audio magazine that digs deeper so you’ll come away with a better understanding of the featured artists and bands and their music. Every couple of weeks the Indie Pool presents a new installment giving you an opportunity to come away with a better understanding of who’s making today’s music and why. The Indie Pool showcases: Jon Hammond
With music from Jon Hammond played live in the studios of KYOU Radio with Host Jon Russell and tracks from Jon’a album NDR SESSIONS Projekt on Ham-Beger-Friz Records

Lydia Pense of Cold Blood on HammondCast

Lydia Pense vocalist of Cold Blood on Jon Hammond’s daily radio program HammondCast on KYOU Radio 1550 AM. Hear Lydia speak with Jon about how the band got it’s name and subsequently Cold Blood was one of the first rock groups to be signed by Bill Graham’s Fillmore Records. The story of how legendary singer producer Donny Hathaway came to produce Lydia and Cold Blood and talking about the musicians living and deceased. Lydia’s newest album is entitled ‘Transfusion’

http://hammondcast.podOmatic.com

Jon Hammond Band on NuMuBu
http://www.numubu.com/profile.php?id=88497

Car 54, Ford, Telegraph Hill, San Francisco, KYOU Radio, CBS Network, Jon Russell, Jon Hammond, Lydia Pense, Cold Blood, Local 802 Musicians Union, Organ, Jazz, Funk Soul Blues

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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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