John Hammond

Delta Doc Roger deltadoc@BITSTREAM.NET
Sat Jun 6 16:40:46 EDT 1998


>In additon to Jimi Hendrix (then still Jimmy James) the other guitar player
>was Randy Wolfe (who later became Randy California of Spirit)... John Paul
>Hammond has always attracted the finest backup musicians.  Duane Allman rode
>all night in the back of a milk truck from Georgia to Muscle Shoals
Alabama to
>play slide on a couple of tunes on Hammond's "Southern Fried" LP on Atlantic
>back in 1969...


ANd let us not forget the unforgettable Robbie Robertson who I think played
lead on Spoonful.  ONe of the most awesome songs Hammond ever did.   ANd
the irony is that I consider myself an acoustic JPH fan, and yet one of my
favorite songs is electric.  Oh well...

ddr



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