Hammond, John

John Henry Hammond II (December 15, 1910, New York City, NY – July 10, 1987, New York City, NY) was an American record producer, civil rights activist, and music critic from the 1930s to the early 1980s. In his service as a talent scout, Hammond became one of the most influential figures in 20th-century popular music, and he was instrumental in sparking or furthering numerous musical careers, including those of Bob Dylan and Bruce Springsteen.

Source: Wikipedia


Appeared 1 times at the same event as Bruce Springsteen.



Disclaimer | © 1996 - 2020 | Brucebase

icon_facebook.png icon_twitter.png icon_youtube.png
Unless otherwise stated, the content of this page is licensed under Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 License