John Hammond in John Lee Hooker’s “Sugar Mama” at River & Blues Fest at Robert Wagner Park, New York City.
This is how the blues is done. Hammond is so funky, and so is that piano man behind him. Notice how they play way around the beat, mostly lagging it.
John Paul Hammond is a Grammy Award-winning American blues singer and guitarist.
“One of the most venerable acoustic blues performers in the world, with acoustic guitar and a harmonica, John Hammond is a walking hurricane, infamous for ripping the roof off buildings during his explosive shows.” – Acoustic, Folk and Country Blues