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Jim Hammond

The Roebuck @ October 1, 2017

Jim Hammond is musician from Aldershot in the UK. He plays a wide variety of styles and genres; including the likes of Folk and Country but primarily R&B, Rockabilly, Country Blues, Surf and Rock & Roll.
Since the age of 5, Jim has become proficient in playing the piano, guitar, squeezebox and anything he could get his hands on. He has been “Pro” since 2007.
Over his career, Jim has recorded a total of 30 albums and has planned the release of number 31 in the near future!
This album is very “Country”, unlike anything he has done before. Jim has had the privilege of working with some great artists over the years including:

Will Young
Jd McPherson
Ray Sharpe
Barrence Whifield
Huelyn Duvall
Barbara Pitman
The Bobbettes
Jiving’ Gene
Jim has also fronted and played for:

Devil’s Cut Combo
Jim Hammond Band (Duo/Trio)
Jim Hammond’s Electric Mudshack
Sweet Georgia Boys
The Borderlines
Jezebel
Blu 2
Catballou
And many more!
Suppoting the likes of:

Imelda May
Andre Williams
The Black Keys
BR5 49
The Guana Batz
Jim has also played many huge venues:

Glastonbury 2014 & 2016
Weyfest 2014 & 2015
Great Dorset Steam Fair
The Rockabilly Rave
The Rhythm Riot
Hemsby
The Wildest Cats in Town
High Rockabilly (Spain)
A Bombers (Sweden)
Nasty Boyz (Italy)
With that being said, Jim has toured all over the UK and Europe.