Mike Hammar and The Nails - Going Home 2004
Going Home was released in 2004. This debut featured nine all original songs. Out the Door, Find a Way, Drink You Up, What Would I Do without You, and She Had a Cold, Cold Heart received airplay on college radio in CA and on American Roots music stations in Europe. All songs were written and produced by Mike Hammar.
Mike Hammar and The Nails - Recipe for The Blues
The band’s 2nd album, Recipe for the Blues was released in 2010. This record was mixed and mastered by Jeff Sanders, most noted for his mastering work on Stevie Wonder’s Grammy Winning Album of the Year Songs in the Key of Life. Two songs from this work, Recipe for the Blues and Down at the Junction, have been featured on Sirius XM’s BB King’s Bluesville station on the Stone Blue and Juke Joint shows. The album has been featured on World of Blues and on National Public Radio with Mick Martin’s Blues Party as well as on college radio. All songs were written and produced by Mike Hammar.