Hammond News

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Dennis DeYoung is playing the Xk-5!

Superstar DENNIS DeYOUNG recently added a new Hammond Xk-5 to his stage rig, and visited HAMMOND USA HQ in Addison Illinois to work with Product Specialist STEVEN EAKLOR fine-tuning his

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Ken Stanton Contest Winner!

It’s always great to come to a HAMMOND IN THE HOUSE! We Recently did a short tour of the great KEN STANTON Music Stores in Atlanta, Ga., to let everyone

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Bob Malone and Ringo!

Hammond Artist BOB MALONE had the “dream” session recently with none other than RINGO STARR! Although Bob played Piano for Ringo, We love to share the great stories of the

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Hammond Artist Emiko Featured At World Youth Jazz Festival

Hammond Artist Emiko has been invited to perform at the World Youth Jazz Festival in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia from May 5-7, 2017 as well as give two Songwriter Masterclasses at

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Rod Argent FIRST to tour with the revolutionary Hammond Xk-5

Hammond Organ USA is proud to announce ROD ARGENT is the first of its Artists to play the new Hammond Xk-5 Organ on a major tour.
Rod debuted the Xk-5

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Gregg Rolie and Rick Wakeman inducted into Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame

CONGRATULATIONS to Hammond Artists GREGG ROLIE of Journey and RICK WAKEMAN of Yes who were inducted into the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame on April 7th. This is the

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Hammond Organ USA names EMIKO as Social Media Liaison

Hammond USA Executive Vice President Phu Nguyen today named Hammond Artist EMIKO as Social Media Liaison for Hammond USA. This appointment expands Emiko’s current duties as Anchor/Producer of Hammond’s “HTV”


Dr. Lonnie Smith Honored as NEA Jazz Master

Hammond Hall-Of-Famer Dr. Lonnie Smith will be honored as an NEA JAZZ MASTER at a tribute concert to be held in Washington DC on Monday, April 3rd. The Kennedy Center


Ikutaro Kakehashi, Founder Of Roland Musical Instruments, Passes at 87

It is with profound sadness we learn of Kakehashi-San’s death at age 87. He was a giant in the world of Music. Our warmest thoughts are with his family and

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Mark Stein, the 1st Hammond Artist to record with the Xk-5

MARK STEIN legendary Organist and Vocalist for the VANILLA FUDGE recently made history by becoming the first Hammond Artist to record with the revolutionary new Xk-5. Upon Mark’s advice, Tom