If you’re into British Invasion music, then you are familiar with the work of keyboardist Nicky Hopkins, who was as ubiquitous as Jimmy Page. Here’s a look at some of his best moments with bands like the Stones, the Kinks (that’s Hopkins on the harpsichord opening “Session Man”) and the Who.
4 responses to “Musical palate cleanser, he’s a session man edition”
Man, thanks for this. Jamming With Edward w/ N Hopkins, Ry Cooder and the Stones is one of my favorite albums.
The Beatles, the Stones, the Kinks, the Who, Bowie- what a resume. I made my nephew learn who he was…this cool song was a family favorite when I was growing up:
Great article – thanks!
He was all over rock n roll-great sessions man.