Local rocker prepares to release debut solo album
Meet-and-greet planned in Wakefield today
July 3, 2018
By RICHARD JENKINS
IRONWOOD TOWNSHIP - Wakefield native Lonnie Hammer has been a professional musician for most of his life and has recorded on 17 albums. However, until now, he's never put out a solo album.
Gogebic Range fans will have the first chance to get Hammer's latest album, "Total Annihilation," today at a meet-and-greet at 7 p.m. at Eddy Park's pavilion during the Wakefield town picnic.
A preview event for the album from Hammer's new band, Hammer Down Hard; today's event comes three weeks before the album is released on radio and one month before it goe...