Posts Tagged ‘Ronnie Smith’

HammondCast 14 Jon’s Journal Thanksgiving November 22 2012

November 22, 2012


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Jon’s release party for Hammond’s Bolero in Le Bar Bat

HammondCast 14 goes deep in to the Hammond Archives with a recording from my mom’s living room in 1975 we made with 2 mics and Marc Baum-t.sax, Jim Thorsen-gtr., Bob Scott-drms and myself on B3 organ/bass Also in the spirit of the upcoming holidays, a recording from my annual San Francisco County Jail Christmas show in CJ8 for the ladies with the great Larry Schneider on tenor sax, Ronnie Smith Jr.-drums and myself on keys. Also an incredible recording right off the air from my main man Al Jazzbeaux Collins breaking out my fresh recording of “Sidewinder” on defunct big-power NYC am station WNEW 1130 AM with a phoner from me..this aired at 4AM in the morning and sent me right through the roof! And a Hip-Hop recording of my tune “Head Phone”, I’m one of the earliest Rappers! Mixed & recorded by Victor Owens at Digisonic Studios featuring Marc Baum t.sax. And takin’ it on home with myself playing unaccompnied on keys & accordion the tune “I Will Wait For You”..and I WILL wait for you!..thanks for listening to HammondCast 14! Sincerely, Jon Hammond for KYOU Radio 1550 AM, San Francisco CA

Marc Baum curved soprano saxophone – Jon Hammond Excelsior accordion

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Jon Hammond with his trusty HD-25 Sennheiser studio headphones by his window with the best view in the world – Manhattan! photo by Teddy Fung

Hammond’s Bolero, Excelsior Accordion, Marc Baum, Jon Hammond, Alex Budman, Ronnie Smith, City Hall Records, Local 6, Musicians Union, Organ, Jazz, Funk, Blues


CLAP BAND Greatest Hits Concert and JON HAMMOND Band 6th St. SF

March 7, 2009

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CLAP BAND performing some of their Greatest Hits such as “Step Stool” and “That’s Our Soul and It’s In My House” Presented by
The JON HAMMOND Band on 6th St. in San Francisco CA a few years ago.
CLAP BAND: Axel Geddes and Hal Pearlman
JON HAMMOND Band: Larry Schneider tenor sax, Ronnie Smith drums, Bob Brumbeloe guitar, Jon Hammond organ “Shadow of your Smile”
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Step Stool, Clap Band, Jon Hammond, 6th Street, San Francisco, Larry Schneider, Jazz, Bob Brumbeloe, Ronnie Smith, Organ, Fillmore, Bill Graham Presents, Tracy King

6th St. Besame Mucho Larry Schneider Flute

March 6, 2009

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Besame Mucho played by Jon Hammond Band on 6th St. in San Francisco, featuring Larry Schneider on flute,
Ronnie Smith drums, Bob Brumbeloe guitar, Jon Hammond organ, special party ©

6th St., San Francisco, Jon Hammond, Larry Schneider, Organ, Besame Mucho, Jazz, Ronnie Smith, Bob Brumbeloe, KYOURADIO