Dr. Lonnie’s Wild Ride: Remembering a Jazz Organ Legend

The scene was positively trippy. In a dimly lit chamber of centuries-old stone, cannons hanging decoratively from walls they once defended, Dr. Lonnie Smith pulled otherworldly sounds from his Hammond B-3 organ. Helming a trio with guitarist Peter Bernstein and drummer Allison Miller, the Doc held court at 12:30 each night in the subterranean fortifications

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