Late Rent Session Men at Mikell's 1989

October 18, 2010

*WATCH THE VIDEO HERE: Jon Hammond and The Late Rent Session Men at legendary music club Mikell's in New York City playing theme song for The Jon Hammond Show TV show in 1989. This remarkable documentary opens up with an announcement by Ray White on CD 101.9 FM and an inside look at Mr. Hammond's 1959 B3 organ with original piece of Barry Finnerty's sheet music up on the organ. A shining example of Bernard's "Purdie Shuffle" which he included on his "Groovin' At The Funk Shop" instructional video series. Camera by Joe Berger with Jon's Panasonic PV-430 camcorder. Musicians: Alex Foster tenor sax, Chuggy Carter percussion, Barry Finnerty guitar, Bernard "Pretty" Purdie aka The Hit Maker on drums and Jon Hammond at his 1959 Hammond B3 organ © Local 802 Musicians Union ASCAP, 802 Musicians Union, Bernard Purdie, Shuffle, Jon Hammond, B3 Organ, Funky, Jazz, Blues, Mikell's, CD 101.9, Ray White, HammondCast