In this exclusive video for Keyboard, Tower of Power keyboardist Roger Smith digs into his Hammond organ playbook.
It must be difficult to possess (almost) the same name as the acknowledged master of your chosen instrument, in this case, the Hammond Organ; but those who hear the Rev. Jimmie Smith perform never raise the issue. Yes, he is that good. In addition, during the Summer NAMM Expo on Thursday July 17, Rev Jimmie will record a live a tribute to that master, Jimmy Smith.