Doug Hammond

Doug Hammond

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Doug Hammond
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Drummer, percussionist and vocalist. Born Dec. 26, 1942, in Tampa, Florida, USA.

Doug Hammond started playing music in Florida as a sideman working in blues and R&B bands. He later started covering everything from blues to bop and free jazz. In 1967 he was a founding member of the Detroit Creative Musicians Association, and served as vice president and coordinator of the organization that presaged some of the ideals that later led to Tribe’s founding. Hammond moved to New York in 1970. He played in several jazz projects, both as frontman and in groups. Over time his music has evolved toward blues and rhythm chant forms spiced with American and European avant garde. Hammond has also written several books of poetry, song lyrics, essays and drum instructions.
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Doug Hammond Discography

Albums

TRCD4009 Doug Hammond & David Durrah Doug Hammond & David Durrah - Reflections In The Sea Of Nurnen (Album) Tribe (3) TRCD4009 US 1975 Sell This Version
DB 102 Doug Hammond With Karen Joseph Doug Hammond With Karen Joseph - Ellipse(LP, Album) Idibib DB 102 US 1977 Sell This Version
mix 1018 n Family Of Percussion & Guests - Peter Giger / Trilok Gurtu / Doug Hammond / Tom Nicholas & Wolfgang Dauner / Alan Skidmore Family Of Percussion & Guests - Peter Giger / Trilok Gurtu / Doug Hammond / Tom Nicholas & Wolfgang Dauner / Alan Skidmore - Sunday Palaver(LP) Någarå mix 1018 n Germany 1980 Sell This Version
DB104 Doug Hammond Folks(LP) Idibib DB104 US 1980 Sell This Version
SC-803 Doug Hammond Alone. Doug Hammond. Solo(LP, Album) Scarecrow (2) SC-803 Germany 1980 Sell This Version
DB 105 Doug Hammond Spaces (Album) Idibib DB 105 US 1982 Sell This Version
DB 107 Doug Hammond and Mo' Folks* We People(LP) Idibib DB 107 US 1989 Sell This Version
HS001CD Doug Hammond A Real Deal(CD, Album) Heavenly Sweetness HS001CD France 2007 Sell This Version
BLUE MARGE 1012 Doug Hammond New Beginning(CD) Blue Marge BLUE MARGE 1012 France 2010 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

TRCD4009 Doug Hammond & David Durrah Doug Hammond & David Durrah - Venus Fly Trap(7") Tribe (3) TRCD4009 US 1975 Sell This Version
HS002VL Doug Hammond A Tear / Dope Of Power Suite(7") Heavenly Sweetness HS002VL France 2007 Sell This Version

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