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Tuesday, July 10, 2007

John Hammond Interview

IC Wales website has an interview with John Hammond. It is a great bio, and covers a little bit about his famous dad John Hammond Sr. Hammond is playing in England at the Abertillery Blues Festival this weekend. To read the article Click HERE. Below is the artists slated to appear at the fest from the IC Wales website.

Abertillery Blues Festival – The line-up

Thursday, July 12, at The Met, Abertillery from 7pm Jim Diamond and Snake Davies. Yes, THE Jim Diamond who wrote Hi Ho Silver, the theme tune to the Michael Elphick drama Boon. Also playing: Crosscut Saw, J44, Blue Traffic, Kendall James Band.

Friday, July 13, at Abertillery Park from 7pm The Blues Band. Formed in 1979. This blues ensemble features Radio 2 presenter Paul Jones and they have become a real tradition on the blues fixture list. Also playing: The Animals, The Yardbirds, The Revelators.

Saturday, July 14, at Abertillery Park from 3pm The Michael Roach Band. John Hammond is headlining but you should also check out Washington soulful country blues singer Roach and his eight-piece band. Also playing: Taste, John Hammond, Paul Lamb and the Kingsnakes, Dave Arcari, Stone Fox.

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