John Paul
Hammond
b. November 13, 1942 in New York City
discography
J O H N   H A M M O N D; source: liner notes to 'Got Love If You Want It', photographer: David Gahr
source: Liner notes to 'Got Love If You Want It', photographer: David Gahr
This discography is a non-commercial labor-of-love and is in no way associated with any business firm.
All I know about the resp. artist's / label's musical output is shown on this page. To purchase out-of-print records I recommend an ebay, gemm or google search. And - sorry for that - I have not the time to answer any e-mails asking me about further information, let alone duplicating out-of-print recordings I happen to own.

Stefan Wirz   www.wirz.de

John Hammond LPs/CDs
#year
of
release
titlelabel # / notes
11963John Hammond

- Two Trains Running (McKinley Morganfield) [actually based on 'Still A Fool']   @ Spotify
- Give Me A 32-20 (Arthur "Big Boy" Crudup)   @ Spotify
- Maybelline (Chuck Berry)   @ Spotify
- Louise (Mixed Sources, Plus Robert Pete Williams) [actually 'Louise, Louise Blues' by Johnny Temple]   @ Spotify
- This Train (Big Bill Broonzy)   @ Spotify
- East St. Louis Blues (Furry Lewis)   @ Spotify
- Going Back To Florida (Lightning Hopkins)   @ Spotify

- Mean Old Frisco (Arthur "Big Boy" Crudup)   @ Spotify
- I Got A Letter This Morning (Eugene "Son" House) [actually based on 'My Black Mama' by Eddie 'Son' House]   @ Spotify
- Alabama Woman Blues (Leroy Carr)   @ Spotify
- The Hoochie Coochie Man (Muddy Waters)   @ Spotify
- Crossroads Blues (Robert Johnson)   @ Spotify
- See That My Grave Is Kept Clean (Blind Lemon Jefferson)   @ Spotify

rec. 1962 [M.S. notes: "John is twenty"]; John Hammond, voc, g, hca
front cover photo by Bert Bach
notes by M.S.
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Vanguard VRS-9132 (mono)

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21964Blues At Newport

Brownie McGhee & Sonny Terry
- Long Gone
- Key To The Highway
Mississippi John Hurt
- Candy Man
- Trouble, I've Had It All My Days
- Frankie

John Hammond
- No Money Down
- Me & The Devil
- Tallahassee Woman

Rev. Gary Davis
- Samson And Delilah
- You Got To Move
John Lee Hooker
- Sometimes You Make Me Feel So Bad
- Bus Station Blues
Dave Van Ronk
- That Will Never Happen No More
- Gambler's Blues
Brownie McGhee & Sonny Terry
- Walk On


rec. 1963 live at the Newport Folk Festival, 1963
notes by Stacey Williams
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Vanguard VRS-9145 (mono)
= VSD-79145 (stereo)
31964Big City Blues

- I’m Ready (Willie Dixon)
- My Starter Won’t
- Barbecue Blues
- I’m A Man (E. McDaniels)
- Barrelhouse Woman Blues (Caraway/Williams)
- Midnight Hour Blues (Leroy Carr)

- Backdoor Man (Chuck Berry)
- I Live The Life I Love (Willie Dixon)
- No Money Down (Chuck Berry)
- My Babe (Willie Dixon)
- When You Got A Good Friend
- Baby, Won’t You Tell Me (John Hammond)

Akarma CD bonus tracks: - They Call It Stormy Monday (But Tuesday Is Just As Bad)
- Statesboro Blues
- Keys To The Highway
- I Just Got Here
- I'm A Man
- Backdoor Man
- Baby, Won't You Tell Me

John Hammond, voc, g, hca; Billy Butler & James Spruill, g; Jimmy Lewis, b; Bobby Donaldson, dr
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Vanguard VRS-9153 (mono)
= VSD 79153 (stereo)

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= Fontana TFL 6046 (UK)

notes by S.W. Bennett

(=) Akarma CD UV 044/VMD79153
(Mini LP Jp 2002)

41964Country Blues

- Traveling Riverside Blues
- Hitchhiking Woman
- Statesborough Blues
- Milk Cow’s Calf Blues
- Crawling Kingsnake
- Bull Frog Blues

- Drop Down Mama
- Little Rain Falling
- Seventh Son
- Who Do You Love
- 32-20 Blues
- Goin’ Down Slow

John Hammond, voc, g, hca

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Vanguard VRS-9198 (mono)
= VSD 79198 (stereo)
4a1964Judy Roderick: Ain't Nothing But The Blues

- Wild Women Don't Sing The Blues   @ youtube
- Come Back, Baby
- Brother, Can You Spare A Dime? (Harburg/Gorney)   @ youtube
- Mama Goes Where Papa Goes (Or Papa Don't Go Out Tonight) (Ager/Yellen)
- Baltimore Oriole (Webster/Carmichael)
- Miss Brown To You (Robin Whiting/Rainger)

- He Was A Friend Of Mine   @ youtube
- Blues On My Ceiling (Neal [sic])   @ youtube
- I'm Going To Live The Life I Sing About In My Song (Dorsey)
- Things About Going My Way
- Don't Let The Sun Catch You Crying (Greene)
- Moanin' Low (Dietz/Rainger)

Judy Roderick, voc, g; John P. Hammond, hca; Bobby Scott, p, org; prod. & arr. by Bobby Scott
cover photo by Rowland Scherman

Judy Roderick discography

notes by Bobby Scott
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Columbia CL 2153 (mono)
CS 8963 (stereo)
4b1964The Sound Of Folk Music Vol. 2

- Sowing On The Mountain - Jack Elliott (with Erik Darling)
- Now That The Buffalo's Gone - Buffy Saint Marie
- Darby Ram - The Greenbriar Boys

- Going Back To Florida - John Hammond
- The Honest Farmer - Hedy West
- Katy Dear - Ian And Sylvia
- I've Been A Moonshiner - Jackie Washington
- Twelve Gates To The City - Clara Ward

- Tom Cat - The Rooftop Singers
- Freight Train Blues - Roosevelt Charles
- Jug Band Music - Jim Kweskin And The Jug Band
- Dusty Boxcar Wall - Eric Anderson
- Johnny Grey - Mike Seeger
- The Wreck Of #9 - Almeda Riddle
- Deep River Blues - Doc Watson
- Fight On - The Weavers


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Vanguard SRV-140 SD
51965So Many Roads

- Down In The Bottom (Willie Dixon)
- Long Distance Call (Muddy Waters)
- Who Do You Love (E. McDaniels)
- I Want You To Love Me (Muddy Waters)
- Judgment Day (Robert Johnson/additional lyrics by John Hammond)
- So Many Roads, So Many Trains (words and music by Marshall Paul)

- Rambling Blues (Robert Johnson)
- O Yea! (E. Mcdaniels)
- You Canõt Judge A Book By The Cover (Willie Dixon)
- Gambling Blues (Lil Son Jackson)
- Baby, Please Don't Go (Big Joe Williams)
- Big Boss Man (Luther Dixon & Al Smith)

rec. Summer (June ?) 1964; John Hammond, g, voc; Charlie Musselwhite, hca; Michael Bloomfield, p; Garth Hudson, org; Robbie Robertson, g; Jimmy Lewis, b; Levon Helm, dr
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Vanguard VRS-9178 (mono)
= VSD 79178 (stereo)

= Fontana TFL 6059 (UK)

61967Mirrors

- I Wish You Would
- They Call It Stormy Monday (T-Bone Walker)
- Statesboro Blues (William McTell)
- Keys To The Highway (Broonzy/Segar)
- I Just Got Here
- Travelling Riverside (Robert Johnson)

- Stones In My Passway (Robert Johnson)
- Walking Blues (Robert Johnson)
- Death Don't Have No Merc
- Motherless Willie Johnson (Blind Willie Johnson)
- When You Are Gone
- Rock Me Mama
- Get Right Church

John Hammond, voc, g, hca; Charley Musselwhite, hca; Robby Robertson, g; Levon Helm, dr; Mike Bloomfield, p; Jimmy Lewis, b; Eric Hudson, org; Billy Butler, g; James Spruill, g; Bobby Donaldson, dr
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Vanguard VRS-9245 (mono)
= VSD 79245 (stereo)

= EMI IC052-91293 (D) (1970)

71967I Can Tell

- I Wish You Would (Arnold)
- I'm in the Mood (Hooker/Taub)
- I Can Tell (McDaniel/Smith)
- Spoonful (Dixon)
- Coming Home (James)
- My Baby Is Sweeter (Dixon)

- Brown Eyed Handsome Man (Berry)
- Smokestack Lightning (Howlin' Wolf)
- Five Long Years (Hooker)
- You're So Fine (Little Walter)
- Going to New York (Reed/Reed)
- Forty Days and Forty Nights (Roth)

- Shake for Me (Dixon) *
- Crying for My Baby (Burrage) *
- I'm Leavin' You (Howlin' Wolf) *
- You'll Be Mine (Dixon) *

* CD bonus tracks from 'Southern Fried'

John Hammond, voc, g, hca; Robby Robertson, g; Rick Danko, b; Charles Otis, dr; Bill Wyman, b; Jimmy Lewis, b; Artie Butler, p
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Atlantic SD 8152
= Atlantic 782369 (1968)

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= WEA/Atlantic CD 82369
(1992)

81968Sooner Or Later

- Crosscut Saw (R. G. Ford)
- How Many More Years (Chester Burnett)
- Sooner Or Later (Jimmy McCracklin)
- Shake Your Money Maker ( E. James)
- Sugar Mama (John Lee Hooker)

- Nine Below Zero (Sonny Boy Williamson)
- Dust My Broom (E. James)
- Evil Is Going On (Willie Dixon)
- That's Alright (Jimmie Rod(!)gers)
- Don't Start Me Talking (Sonny Boy Williamson)

John Hammond, voc, g, hca; Willie Bridges, sax; Gordie Fleming, p; Charles Joseph "Honeyman" Otis, dr; Herman Pittman, b; George Stubbs, p
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Atlantic SD 8206
91969Southern Fried

- Shake For Me (Willie Dixon)
- Cryin' For My Baby (Harold Burrage)
- I'm Tore Down (Sonny Thompson)
- Don't Go No Further (Willie Dixon)
- I'm Leaving You (Chester Burnett)
- It's Too Late (Chuck Willis)

- Nadine (Chuck Berry)
- Mystery Train (Sam C. Philip / Harman Parker Jr.)
- My Time After A While (Robert L. Geddins / Ronald Dean Badger)
- I Can't Be Satisfied (McKinley Morganfield)
- You'll Be Mine (Willie Dixon)
- Riding In The Moonlight (Chester Burnett)

John Hammond, voc, g, hca; Marlin Greene, b; Duane Allman, g; Barry Beckett, keyb; Roger Hawkins, dr; Eddie Hinton, g, p; David Hood, b; Jimmy Johnson, g
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Atlantic SD 8251
101969Encore! for the Chicago Blues

Muddy Waters Blues Men
- Yes Sir! Boss
Harvey Hill
- I Feel So Good
Koko Taylor
- I'm Looking For A Man
Memphis Slim
- Chicago To Paris
Babe Stovall
- My Brown Is A Mistraeter
Big Joe Williams
- Move Your Hand
Olive Brown
- Woman's Lament
J.B. Lenoir
- Korea Blues

Washboard Sam's Band
- Chicago Rock
Victoria Spivey
- T B Blues
Willie Dixon
- Brooklyn Going To Be My Home

John Hammond
- Squeeze My Lemon
John Henry Barbee
- Six Weel Old Blues
Viola Wells
- See See Rider
Homesick James
- Somebody's Been Talkin'
Roosevelt Sykes
- Dirty Mother Fuyer

notes by Len Kunstadt
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Spivey 1009

Spivey discography

111970Victoria Spivey Presents The All Stars BLUES WORLD of Spivey Records in Stereo

Roosevelt Sykes & His Koochie Koochie Men
Roosevelt Sykes
- Fat Daddy Jump
- Dresser Drawers
John Hammond
- I’m Leaving #
Victoria Spivey
- Black Gal []
Smokey Hogg & His Washboard Trio
Smokey Hogg [Willie Anderson Hogg]
- Smokey’s West Texas
- Laura So Sweet

Smokey Hogg [Willie Anderson Hogg]
- My Baby Left Me
Washboard Doc
- Doctor Of The Washboard
Smokey Hogg [Willie Anderson Hogg]
- Bells Are Toning
Willie Dixon Chicago Blues All Stars
Willie Dixon
- Down In The Bass-Ment
Sunnyland Slim
- Blues Drove Me Out Of My Mind
Marie Dixon
- Three O’Clock In The Morning
Johnny Shines
- Lonesome Bedroom Blues


rec. May 1969 in Willie Dixon’s basement in Chicago, IL

Roosevelt Sykes & His Koochie Koochie Men: Roosevelt Sykes, voc, p; John Hammond, g, # voc; Bill Dicey, hca; Bob Malenky, flute; Washboard Doc, washb; [] Victoria Spivey, guest voc
Smokey Hogg & His Washboard Trio: Hogg, Wasboard Doc & Benny Jefferson
Willie Dixon Chicago Blues All Stars: Willie Dixon, Sunnyland Slim, Johnny Shines, Clifton James & Cryin’ Marie Dixon
notes by Len Kunstadt
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Spivey 1011

Spivey discography

111970Spivey's Blues Parade

Spivey's Blues Paraders
- Overture Rouser #
Benny Jefferson
- Life Is A Feeling
Pat Blackman
- Get Yourself Another Monkey
Sugar Blue & His Harmonica
- Sugar Really Has The Blues
Sippie Wallace
- I’m A Mighty Tight Woman
Billie Mitchell
- My Mama And My Papa
Walter “Shakey” Horton (+ Sunnyland Slim & Johnny Shines)
- Inter-Mission Taste
Victoria Spivey (+ Lonnie Johnson, Little Brother Montgomery & Sonny Greer)
- Jet

Carolina Rose
- Wine Drinkin’ Man
Sonny Boy Williamson
- Black Snake Swinger
Nita Washington
- Rich Man Blues
Washboard Bill
- You Are My Sunshine
Littly Sonny Parker
- Love Is Got Me Down
Delsey MacCay (+ Horton & Sunnyland Slim)
- Just Deserts
Papa Comb & His Ukelele Mama
- Struggle Buggy Blues
Lonnie Johnson
- Lonnie’s Traveling Light


# rec. May 1969 in Willie Dixon’s basement in Chicago, IL; Bill Dicey, hca; Roosevelt Sykes, p; John Hammond, g; Bob Malenky, flute; Washboard Doc, washb
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Spivey 1012

Spivey discography

121970Kings and the Queen   Volume Two

Memphis Slim
- Everything I Do Is Wrong
Lonnie Johnson
- Feelings From The Fingers
Roosevelt Sykes
- Sleeping All Day Blues
Victoria Spivey, Big Joe Williams, Bob Dylan
- Big Joe, Dylan and Victoria
Victoria Spivey
- A Bum Can't Do You No Good
Memphis Slim
- European Blues

Victoria Spivey
- Go Tell My Other Man
Big Joe Williams
- Drifting Blues

Roosevelt Sykes, John Hammond
- Bicycle Riding Mama #
Lonnie Johnson
- Be Careful
Victoria Spivey, Bob Dylan
- It's Dangerous
Memphis Slim
- Slim's Organ Boogie for Victoria


# rec. May 1969 in Willie Dixon’s basement in Chicago, IL; Roosevelt Sykes & His Koochie Koochie Men: Roosevelt Sykes, voc, p; John Hammond, g; Bill Dicey, hca; Bob Malenky, flute; Washboard Doc, washb
notes by Len Kunstadt
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Spivey 1014

Spivey discography

131970
DLP
The Best Of John Hammond

- 32-20 Blues
- Statesborough Blues
- Seventh Son
- Drop Down Mama
- Going Back To Florida
- Ask Me Nice *
- Hellhound Blues *
- I'm Ready
- I'm A Man
- Keys To The Highway
- No Money Down
- I Live the Life I Love
- Big Boss Man
- So Many roads, So Many Trains
- Who Do You Love
- I Want You to Love Me
- You Can't Judge A Book By The Cover
- O Yea!
- Who's Been Talkin'
- Pretty Thing
- Last Night
- I Wish You Would
- Guitar King

* CD bonus tracks


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Vanguard CD 79555-2
Best Of The Vanguard Years

141971Source Point

- I Got Love If You Want It
- Hoo Doo Blues
- Mellow Down Easy
- Takin' Care of Business (Bachman)
- She Moves Me
- Let's Go Home
- Tell Me Mama
- No Place to Go
- My First Place
- Junco Partner
- As the Years Go Passing By

John Hammond, voc, g, hca; Billy Nicholls, b; Charles Joseph "Honeyman" Otis, dr
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Columbia 30458

= CBS 64365 (UK)
= Sony CD 4723692 (1993)

151971Little Big Man (Original Soundtrack)

John Hammond, guitar, harmonica, vocals
music composed and performed by John Hammond
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Columbia S 30545
161972I'm Satisfied

- Outside Your Door (D. Bramlett / D. Gilmore)
- If You Ever Need A Man (D. Bramlett)
- Man In The Road (T. Furlong)
- Mama, 'Tain't Long Fo' Day (W. McTell)
- Farther Up The Road (J. Veasey / D. Robey)

- I'm Satisfied (D. Bramlett)
- If You Got The Feelin' (D. Bramlett)
- Ride 'Til I Die (Jockey Blues) (John Lee Hooker)
- I'm Gonna Leave (D. Bramlett)
- From Four Till Late (R. Johnson)

John Hammond, voc, g, hca; prod. by Delaney Bramlett
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Columbia KC 31318

= CBS 65051 (UK)

171973Triumvirate

- Cha Dooky-Doo
- Last Night
- I Yi Yi
- Just to Be With You
- Baby Let Me Kiss You

- Sho 'Bout to Drive Me Wild
- It Hurts Me Too
- Rock Me Baby
- Ground Hog Blues
- Pretty Thing
John Hammond, voc, g, hca; Mike Bloomfield, lead g; Dr. John, keyb, g, bj; Thomas Jefferson Kaye, g; Chris Ethridge, b; Fred Staehle, dr
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Columbia KC 32172

= CBS 65659 (UK)

= Columbia CD 32172 (1989)

181974Larry Johnson: Country Blues

- Blood Red River
- One Room Country Shack
- Saturday Evening Blues
- Peace Breakin' People
- Walking Blues
- Mama-Less Rag

- Red River Dam Blues
- Nobody's Biz-Ness
- Midnight Hour Blues
- When Things Go Wrong
- Tell Me Mama

rec. February 2, 1971; Larry Johnson, voc, g; John Hammond, hca, National steel g, vocal duet on "Walking Blues"; prod. by Arnold S. Caplin

Larry Johnson discography

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Biograph BLP-12028 Vol. 1


re-released 1995 on CD
Midnight Hour Blues
Biograph CD 138

191975Can't Beat The Kid

- Can't Beat The Kid (Hinton)
- It's Mighty Crazy (Lightnin' Slim/West)
- I Hate To See You Go (Little Walter)
- Groovin' Time (Cropper/Redding)
- Diddley Daddy (Diddley/Fuqua)
- Help Me (Dixon/Williamson/Williamson)
- South Bound Blues (Calaway/Williams)

- Statesboro Blues (McTell)
- Terraplane Blues (Johnson)
- Chattanooga Choo Choo (Gordon/Warren)
- Screamin' And Cryin' (Traditional)
- Rag Mama (Traditional)
- Drop Down Mama (Estes)

John Hammond, voc, hca, g; Spooner Oldham, p; Eddie Hinton, g, p; Randall Bramlett, p; Roger Hawkins, perc; Tommy Cogbill, b; Kenny Buttrey, dr; prod. by Eddie Hinton
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Capricorn CP 0153
= Polygram CD 536136 (1997)
19a1975Peaches Vol. 2



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Capricorn PRO 605
201976John Hammond Solo

- I Can’t Be Satisfied (McKinley Morganfield)
- Drifting Blues (Charles Brown)
- Trucking Little Baby (Blind Boy Fuller)
- The Sky Is Crying (Elmore James / Clarence Lewis / Morgan Robinson)
- Look On Yonder Wall (Elmore James / Marshall Sehorn)
- Honest I Do (Jimmy Reed)

- I Wish You Would (Billy Boy Arnold)
- Hellhound Blues (Robert Johnson)
- Tell Me (Chester Burnett)
- Guitar King (Tommy McClennon)
- Got My Mojo Working (Preston Foster)

rec. June 11, 1976; John Hammond, voc, g, hca
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Vanguard VSD 79380

= Vanguard 62166 (D)

 1976My Spanish Album


not John Hammond, but
Albert Hammond album !!!

Epic 81710
 1977When I Need You


not John Hammond, but
Albert Hammond album !!!

Epic 35049
211978Footwork

- Preaching Blues (Robert Johnson)
- Crossroads Blues (Robert Johnson)
- Broke Down Engine (Willie McTell)
- Who Do You Love (Ellis McDaniels)
- Forty Four Rifle Blues (Roosevelt Sykes)

- Ask Me Nice (Mose Allison)
- Driving Wheel (Roosevelt Sykes)
- Everybody Cryin' Mercy (Mose Allison)
- Go No Further (Walter Jacobs)
- Come On In My Kitchen (Robert Johnson)

John Hammond, voc, g; Roosevelt Sykes, p
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Vanguard VSD 79400
221979Hot Tracks

- Mama Keep Your Big Mouth Shut (Ellas McDaniels)
- Who's Been Talkin' (Chester Burnett)
- Sugar Mama (John Lee Hooker)
- Howling For My Darling (Chester Burnett/Willie Dixon)
- You Better Watch Yourself (Walter Jacobs)

- Pretty Thing (Willie Dixon)
- Caress Me Baby (Jimmy Reed)
- Nadine (Chuck Berry)
- Last Night (Walter Jacobs)
- Sweet Home Chicago (Robert Johnson)

John Hammond, voc, g and The Nighthawks: Jimmy Thackeray, g; Mark Wenner, hca; Jan Zukowski, b; Pete Ragusa, dr
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Vanguard VSD 799424
reissued 1996 on CD
231980Mileage

- My Babe (Dixon)
- Standing Around Crying (Morganfield)
- Riding in the Moonlight (Howlin' Wolf)
- Big 45 (Carr)
- Seventh Son (Dixon)
- Red Hot Kisses (McMurray)

- Help Me (Carreras/Farver/Ward)
- It Hurts Me Too (London)
- 32-20 Blues (Johnson)
- You'll Miss Me (Williams)
- Mr. Luck (Reed)
- Hot Tamales (Johnson)
- Diddley Daddy (Diddley)

John Hammond, voc, g, hca; Bob Montalto, p (duets); band cuts: Charles Otis, dr; Robbie Kondor, p; Sherman Holmes, b
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Rounder 3042
= Sonet SNTF 835 (UK)


= Sky Ranch SR 652335 (UK)
(1993)
= Rounder CD 3042 (1995)

241982Frogs For Snakes

- You Don't Love Me (Cobbs)
- Got To Find My Baby (Jacob)
- Step It Up And Go (Allen)
- Fattening Frogs For Snakes (Williamson)
- Gypsy Woman (Waters)
- Key To The Highway (Broonzy)

- My Baby Left Me (Crudup)
- Louisiana Blues (Morganfield)
- Mellow Down Easy (Dixon)
- Your Funeral And My Trial (Williamson)
- Mellow Peaches (Williams)
- Gone So Long (Burnett)

John Hammond, voc, g, hca; Kyril Bromley, p; Sherman Holmes, b; Charles Brown, sax; Charles Otis, dr; "Washboard Chaz" Leary, washb
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Album PLB 28515 (UK)
= Rounder 3060
= Thunderbolt THBL 048 (1987)
= Rounder CD 3060
251983John Hammond Live

- I Wish You Would (Arnold)
- Saddle My Pony (Patton)
- Cat Man Blues (Allen)
- Custard Pie (Allen)
- One Kind Favor (Jefferson)
- I Can't Be Satisfied (Morganfield)

- Dust My Broom (Johnson)
- Low Down Dog (Allen)
- Little School Girl (Reed) *
- Shake For Me (Dixon)
- Drop Down Mama ("Sleepy" John Estes)
- Texas Tornado (Broonzy)
- Steady Rollin' Man (Johnson) *
- Ain't That Lovin' You Baby (Reed) *
- Sail On (Morganfield/Waters) *
- Wang Dang Doodle (Dixon) *
- Honeymoon Blues (Johnson) *
- I'm Movin' On (Snow)

* CD bonus tracks

John Hammond, voc, g, hca
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Spindrift SPIN 105 (UK)
= Rounder 3074 (1988)
= Rounder CD 3074
261983Big Time Sarah & The Chicago Blues Skyline - In Athens
with John Hammond on Mo-Jo

- Song For T.J.
- 12 Bar
- My Man
- You Got Me Running

- Crying
- Fever

- Mo-Jo

rec. February 18-20, 1983 live in Athens, Greece
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Falireas CP 929 (Greece)
271983John Hammond Live In Greece

- Honest I do (Jimmy Reed)
- Statesboro Blues (Willie McTell)
- No Money Down (Chuck Berry)
- Steady Rolling Man (Robert Johnson)
- Spoonful (Willie Dixon)
- Big Star Falling or T'aint Long For Day (Willie McTell)

- You Can't Judge A Book By Looking At The Cover (Bo Diddley)
- See That My Grave Is Kept Clean (Blind Lemon Jefferson)
- Tell Me Mama (Little Walter Jacobs)
- Low Down Dog Blues (Blind Boy Fuller)
- Who Do You Love (Bo Diddley)

"These recordings were made during the concerts given by John Hammond at the 'Orfeas' cinema in Athens, Greece, on the 18th, 19th, 20th of february, 1983"
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Lyra CP 931 (Greece)
281983Cambridge Folk Festival 1983, Vol. 1

Alexis Korner
- Mean Fool

John Hammond
- Key To The Highway
Eric Anderson
- Close The Door Lightly
The Fureys & Davey Arthur
The Doonan Family
Cosmotheka

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Design DEL 306
291984Spoonful

- Spoonful *
- Coming Home *
- I Can Tell *
- I Wish You Would *
- Brown Eyed Handsome Man (Berry) *
- You're So Fine *
- I'm In The Mood *
- My Baby Is Sweeter *

- Nadine **
- I'm Torn Down **
- Riding In The Moonlight **
- You'll Be Mine **
- I'm Leaving You **
- Crying For My Baby **
- Smokestack Lightning *
- Forty Days And Forty Nights (Roth) *
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Edsel ED 129

*   from "I Can Tell"
** from "Southern Fried"

301984Blues Explosion

John Hammond
- No Money Down
Stevie Ray Vaughan
- Flood Down in Texas
Sugar Blue
- Another Man Done Gone

Koko Taylor and the Blues Machine
- Wang Dang Doodle
Luther 'Guitar Jr.' Johnson
- Walking the Dog
J.B. Hutto and the New Hawks
- I Feel So Good
rec. live at Montreux Jazz
Festival 1982

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Atlantic 7 80149-1

cover art: Jean Tinguely

30a1986Atlantic Blues: Guitar

- Broke Down Engine - Blind Willie McTell
- Shake 'Em On Down - Mississippi Fred McDowell
- My Baby Don't Love Me - John Lee Hooker
- Guitar Lovin' Man - John Lee Hooker *
- Tall Pretty Woman - Sticks McGhee
- The Blues Rock - Texas Johnny Brown

- There Goes The Blues - Texas Johnny Brown
- Bongo Boogie - Texas Johnny Brown
- Two Bones And A Pick - T-Bone Walker
- Mean Ol' World - T-Bone Walker *
- Let Me Know - Chuck Norris
- It Hurts To Love Someone - Guitar Slim *


- Down Through The Years - Guitar Slim
- Okie Dokie Stomp - Cornell Dupree
- Blue Nocturne - Cornell Dupree *
- TV Mama - Big Joe Turner
- Reconsider Baby - Al King
- Midnight Midnight - Mickey Baker

- I Smell Trouble - Ike & Tina Turner
- Why I Sing The Blues - B.B. King
- Crosscut Saw - Albert King
- Angels Of Mercy - Albert King *
- Born Under A Bad Sign - Albert King #

- Can't Be Satisfied - John Hammond, Jr. *
- Shake For Me - John Hammond, Jr. #
- Flood Down In Texas - Stevie Ray Vaughan

* not included on CD reissue
# included on CD reissue only

2 LP set

Atlantic 7-81695-1

part of "Atlantic Blues:
Guitar, Piano, Vocalists,
Chicago"
(8 LP box)

Atlantic 7-81713-1

4 CD set

(=) Atlantic CD 82309 (1990)
"Atlantic Blues: Guitar,
Piano, Vocalists, Chicago"

311987John Hammond

- My Babe (Dixon)
- Standing Around Crying (Morganfield)
- Riding in the Moonlight (Howlin' Wolf)
- Big 45 (Carr)
- Seventh Son (Dixon)
- Red Hot Kisses (McMurray)
- Help Me (Carreras/Farver/Ward)
- It Hurts Me Too (London)
- 32-20 Blues (Johnson)
- You'll Miss Me (Williams)
- Mr. Luck (Reed)
- Hot Tamales (Johnson)
- You Don't Love Me (Cobbs)
- Step It Up And Go (Allen)
- Fattening Frogs For Snakes (Williamson)
- Gypsy Woman (Waters)
- My Baby Left Me (Crudup)
- Louisiana Blues (Morganfield)
- Mellow Down Easy (Dixon)
- Your Funeral And My Trial (Williamson)
- Mellow Peaches (Williams)
- Gone So Long (Burnett)

Rounder CD 11532

Reissue of 'Mileage' and
'Frogs For Snakes'
(some tracks omitted!)

321988Nobody But You

- Ride 'Til I Die (Hooker)
- Honey Bee (Morganfield)
- Diddley Daddy (Diddley/Fuqua)
- Memphis Town (Blackwell/Carr)
- Lost Lover Blues (Allen)

- Nobody But You (Spriggs)
- Papa Wants A Cookie (Blackwell/Carr)
- If I Get Lucky (Crudup)
- Up The Line (Little Walter)
- Killing Me On My Feet (Miller)
- Mother-In-Law Blues (Robey)
John Hammond, voc, g., harm
Bucky Berger, dr
Paul James, g. dr
Gene Taylor, p
Ken Whitely, mand, perc, p
Terry Wilkins, b
prod. Ken Whitely
rec. january 1987

click to enlarge !
Demon FIEND 107 (UK)
= Flying Fish 70502 (US)
= Demon FIENDCD 107 (1993)
= Rounder Fly CD 502

331991Blues At Newport
Recorded live at the Newport Folk Festival 1959-64

Mississippi John Hurt
- Candy Man
- Coffee Blues
- Stagolee
Brownie McGhee & Sonny Terry
- Long Gone
- Key To The Highway
Reverend Gary Davis
- Samson And Delilah
- I Won’t Be Back No More
Reverend Robert Wilkins
- The Prodigal Son
- (I Wish I Was In) Heaven Sitting Down
Skip James
- Devil Got My Woman
Sleepy John Estes, Yank Rachel & Hammy Nixon
- Clean Up At Home
Robert Pete Williams
- On My Way From Texas
- Bulldog Blues
Jesse Fuller
- I Double Double Do Love You
- San Francisco Bay Blues

John Hammond
- Me And The Devil
John Lee Hooker
- Sometimes You Make Me Feel So Bad
- Hobo Blues
Dave Van Ronk
- That Will Never Happen No More
click to enlarge !
Vanguard CD 70115-2
341992Got Love If You Want It

- I've Got Love If You Want It (Harpo)
- Drifting Blues (Brown/Moore/Williams)
- Dreamy Eyed Girl (Newburn)
- Mattie Mae (Warren)
- You Don't Love Me (Cobbs)
- Nadine (Berry)
- No One Can Forgive Me But My Baby (Waits)
- You're So Fine (Little Walter)
- No Place to Go (Howlin' Wolf)
- Preaching Blues (House)
John Hammond, voc, g, harm
J. J. Cale, g
James Cruce, dr
Tim Drummond, b
Spooner Oldham, perc
John Lee Hooker, g, voc
Larry Taylor, b
and Little Charlie & The
Nightcats:
Charlie Baty, g
Rick Estrin, harm
Brad Sexton, b
Doby Strange, dr
prod. J. J. Cale

click to enlarge !
Pointblank/Charisma 92146

351993You Can't Judge A Book By The Cover
The Electric Side Of John Hammond

- You Can't Judge A Book By The Cover (Willie Dixon)
- I Can't Be Satisfied (McKinley Morganfield)
- Midnight Hour Blues (Leroy Carr)
- I Hate To See You (Little Walter Jacobs)
- My Babe (Willie Dixon)
- Shake For Me (Willie Dixon)
- Long Distance Call (McKinley Morganfield)
- My Starter Won't
- Southbound Blues (Calloway/Williams)
- I'm Leaving You (Chester Burnett)
- I Live The Life I Love (Willie Dixon)
- Help Me (Sonny Boy Williamson/Ralph Bass)
- Gambling Blues (Lil Son Jackson)
Collection of John's
electric guitar work
on Vanguard and Atlantic
Records

click to enlarge !
Vanguard 79472

361993Trouble No More

- Just Your Fool (Little Walter)
- Who Will Be Next? (London)
- I'll Change My Style (Parker/Villa)
- Too Tired (Davis/Ling/Watson)
- That Nasty Swing (Carlisle)
- Trouble Blues (Brown)
- Love Changing Blues (McTell)
- It's Too Late Brother (Duncan)
- Wild Man On The Loose (Allison)
- Homely Girl (Estrin)
- Baby How Long (Howlin' Wolf)
- Fool's Paradise (David/Fuller/Geddins)
John Hammond, voc, g, harm
and Little Charlie & The
Nightcats:
Charlie Baty, g
Rick Estrin, harm
Brad Sexton, b
Doby Strange, dr
Mitch Woods, p
Roy Rogers, g
Charles Brown, p
Danny Caron, g
Tim Drummond, b
James Cruce, dr
Larry Taylor, b
prod. J. J. Cale
& Mike Kappus

click to enlarge !
Pointblank/Virgin 88257

371996Found True Love

- Found Love (Reed)
- I Hate To See You Go (Little Walter)
- Fore Day Rider Blues (Carr)
- Warm It Up To Me (McTell)
- Howlin' For My Darling (Dixon/Howlin' Wolf)
- Hello Stranger (Warren)
- You Had Too Much (Johnson)
- My Mind Is Ramblin' (Atkins/Howlin' Wolf)
- First Time I Met The Blues (Montgomery)
- I've Got To Find My Baby (Jacobs)
- Evolution Blues (Joseph/Price)
- Someday Baby Blues (Estes/Nixon)
John Hammond, voc, g, harm
Duke Robillard, g
Marty Ballou, b
Jeffrey McAllister, dr
Charlie Musselwhite, harm
Mr. B. p
Soozie Tyrell, voc
Neil Gouvin, dr

click to enlarge !
Pointblank / Virgin CD 40655

381996KGSR broadcasts Vol. 2

John Hammond
- Peach Orchard Mama
click to enlarge !
KGSR CD
391997Bay Blues Live

John Lee Hooker
- Should've Been Gone

John Hammond
- Evil
Elvin Bishop
- Elvin's Blues
AB Skhy
- Willie and the Hand Jive
Jefferson Airplane
- Come Back Baby
Commander Cody
- Milk Cow Blues
John Lee Hooker
- Hard Times Blues

John Hammond
- Hey Bo Diddley
Taj Mahal
- Hesitation Blues
Doc Watson
- Windy and Warm
John Lee Hooker
- Hobo Blues
Taj Mahal
- Guitar Blues

John Hammond
- So Many Roads, So Many Trains
John Lee Hooker
- Monologue/Sally Mae
The Chambers Brothers
- Mustang Sally
live performances at San
Francisco area concert
halls and campuses
during the late 1960s
and early 1970s

click to enlarge !
ArtiFaxt ART 12011

401998Long As I Have You

- Don't Start Me Talkin' (Williamson)
- As Long As I Have You (Dixon)
- I Feel So Sorry (Estrin)
- Stranded (Malone)
- Lookin' For Trouble (Taylor)
- I Got Lucky (Warren)
- Sad To Be Alone (Williamson)
- Goin' Away Baby (Lane)
- So Many Roads, So Many Trains (Paul)
- I'm Gonna Find My Baby (Walker)
- Crying At Daylight (Howlin' Wolf)
- Everything's Gonna Be Alright (Little Walter)
- Untrue Blues (Fuller)
- Tell Me Mama (Little Walter)
- Homeless Blues (Jackson)
click to enlarge !
Pointblank / Virgin CD 45514
412001Wicked Grin

- 2:19 (Tom Waits)
- Heartattack And Vine (Tom Waits)
- Clap Hands (Tom Waits)
- 'Til The Money Runs Out (Tom Waits)
- 16 Shells From A Thirty-ought Six (Tom Waits)
- Buzz Fledderjohn (Tom Waits)
- Get Behind The Mule (Tom Waits)
- Shore Leave (Tom Waits)
- Fannin Street (Tom Waits)
- Jockey Full Of Bourbon (Tom Waits)
- Big Black Mariah (Tom Waits)
- Murder In The Red Barn (Tom Waits)
- I Know I've Been Changed (trad.)
John Hammond, voc, g, harm
Larry Taylor, b
Augie Meyers, keyb
Stephen Hodges, perc & dr
Charlie Musselwhite, harm
produced by Tom Waits
release date: March 13, 2001


Pointblank/Virgin CD 50764

422001
3-CD box
Washington Square Memoirs: The Great Urban Folk Boom (1950-1970)

- Drop Down Mama

Rhino R2 74264
432001KGSR broadcasts Vol. 7

John Hammond
- Drop Down Mama
click to enlarge !
KGSR CD
442003Ready For Love

- Slick Crown Vic (John Hammond !)
- No Chance (Mike Halby/David Hidalgo)
- Easy Lovin' (Freddie Hart)
- Gin Soaked Boy (Tom Waits)
- Spider And The Fly
  (Nanker Phelge = Jagger/Richards et al.)
- Can't Remember To Forget (Jerry Portnoy)
- Color Of The Blues (George Jones/Larry Williams)
- Same Thing (Willie Dixon)
- I Brought The Rain (Mike Halby/David Hidalgo)
- Comes Love (Lew Brown/Sammy Stept/Charles Tobias)
- Low Side Of The Road (Tom Waits)
- Money Honey (Jesse Stone)
- Just One More (George Jones)
John Hammond, voc, g, harp
Frank Carillo, g
Augie Meyers, p, org, accordion
Marty Ballou, b
Stephen Hodges, dr, perc
David Hidalgo, g, mand, voc
Soozie Tyrell, fiddle, voc

click to enlarge !
Back Porch 80599

452003At The Crossroads

- 32-20 Blues
- Milkcow's Calf Blues
- Traveling Riverside Blues
- Stones In My Passway
- Cross Road Blues
- Hellhound Blues (Hellhound On My Trail)
- Me And The Devil Blues [live]
- Walking Blues
- Come On In My Kitchen
- Preaching Blues (Up Jumped The Devil)
- Sweet Home Chicago
- When You Got A Good Friend
- Judgment Day (If I Had Possession Over ...)
- Rambling Blues (Rambling On My Mind)
click to enlarge !
Vanguard VMD 79751
462003KGSR broadcasts Vol. 9

John Hammond
- Buzz
click to enlarge !
KGSR CD
472005In Your Arms Again

- Jitterbug Swing
- I Got A Woman
- In Your Arms Again
- I'm Leavin' You
- Fool For You
- Evil (Is Going On)
- Come To Find Out
- You Got Me Crying
- Serve Me Right To Suffer
- Moanin' For My Baby
- My Baby's Gone
- I'll Be Your Baby Tonight
click to enlarge !
Back Porch 74818
482007Push Comes To Shove

- Push Comes To Shove
- Come On In This House
- Mean Ol' Lonesome Train
- If You Wanna Rock & Roll
- I'm Tore Down
- Eyes Behind Your Head
- Butter
- Heartache Blues
- Everything Gonna Be Alright
- Take A Fool's Advice
- You Know That's Cold - Cold Water
click to enlarge !
Back Porch 64741
492009Rough & Tough

- My Mind Is Ramblin'
- Still A Fool
- Up The Line
- My Time After A While
- Got to Find My Baby
- She's Tough
- Chattanooga Choo Choo
- Statesboro Blues
- I Can Tell
- Get Behind the Mule
- No Place to Go
- Slick Crown Vic
- Come to Find Out
- It Hurts Me Too
- I Can't Be Satisfied

rec. 2009 at St. Peter's Episcopal Church, New York
click to enlarge !
Chesky SACD 346

= Chesky JR2346
(180 g LP, 2010)



Additional information appreciated !!!

 

Thanks to Rob Tison, Antwerpen, for info on the 1983 Greece LP
and to Ed Cox for additions/corrections

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John Hammond pages at the Rosebud Agency site

 

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