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The Best of John Hammond by John Hammond

The Best of John Hammond by John Hammond

Biography

Born: November 13, 1942 in New York, NY

Genre: Blues

Years Active: ’60s, ’70s, ’80s, ’90s, ’00s, ’10s

John Hammond, Jr. is one of a handful of white blues musicians who was on the scene at the beginning of the first blues renaissance of the mid-’60s. That revival, brought on by renewed interest in folk music around the U.S., brought about career boosts for many of the great classic blues players, including Mississippi John Hurt, Rev. Gary Davis, and Skip James. Some critics have described Hammond as a white Robert Johnson, and Hammond does justice to classic blues by combining powerful guitar and…

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