Randy Jo Hobbs
|Randy Jo Hobbs|
|Born||March 22, 1948|
|Died||August 5, 1993(aged 45)|
|Associated acts||The McCoys
Randy Jo Hobbs (March 22, 1948 - August 5, 1993) was an American musician born in Winchester, Indiana. Hobbs played bass for The McCoys during the 1965-1969 period and in the bands of the brothers Edgar Winter and Johnny Winter during 1970-1976.
He played bass with Jimi Hendrix on some 1968 live sessions which were later released unofficially as Woke Up This Morning and Found Myself Dead (1980) and New York Sessions (1998), and officially as Bleeding Heart (1994). He also played bass with a later version of Montrose, appearing on the Jump on It album, released in 1976. That same year, he also played bass on Rick Derringer's album with Dick Glass, Glass Derringer.
- Randy Jo Hobbs: Credits at AllMusic. Retrieved September 13, 2014.
- The Encyclopedia of Dead Rock Stars: Heroin, Handguns, and Ham Sandwiches By Jeremy Simmonds. p 303
- McCoys retrospective
- Artist Direct
- musician list for Jump On It