Jimi Hendrix

Experience Hendrix Tour to Return in 2014
For the eighth year, an all-star lineup of guitar greats will hit the road to pay tribute to Jimi Hendrix. Experience Hendrix will launch early next year for a three-week tour. The participants in next year’s tour include Buddy Guy, Zakk Wylde, Bootsy Collins, Dweezil Zappa, Jonny Lang and Ke…
47 Years Ago: Jimi Hendrix Arrives in London
Guitarists all over England were in awe when they saw Jimi Hendrix — a then 24 year old prodigy — play for the first time on their soil. Sept. 24, 1966, marks his arrival in London, an experience that would forever change rock history. Accompanied by his manager, Chas Chandler, Hendrix…
Jimi Hendrix ‘Miami Pop Festival’ Track Listing Revealed
The latest offering from the estate of Jimi Hendrix, ‘Miami Pop Festival,’ is set to come out Nov. 5 on CD and a limited-edition two-LP set. Legacy Recordings have revealed its cover artwork (left) and the track listing (see below). The CD features Hendrix’s headlining set at th…
Jimi Hendrix Documentary, Live Album Coming in November
A new documentary about Jimi Hendrix will be released in November as the final part of a yearlong celebration of the late guitarist’s 70th birthday. A CD featuring previously unreleased concert performances will come out on the same day. The two-hour documentary, titled ‘Hear My Train …
Jimi Hendrix Expanded ‘Purple’ Box Set Announced
‘The Jimi Hendrix Experience’ box set (better known as ‘The Purple Box’) went gold and earned worldwide acclaim after its release in 2000. An expanded edition of the set, which includes four unreleased or hard-to-find tracks, will be released later this month. The origina…
Jimi Hendrix Biopic Will Premiere at Toronto Film Festival
After considerable wait, the Jimi Hendrix biopic ‘All Is By My Side‘ is almost upon us. Above is an officially released photo of star Andre 3000 of the hip-hop group OutKast as the legendary guitarist. According to Brave Words, the film will receive its world premiere at the prestigiou…
Tuesday Metal Mania – Jimi Hendrix “Star Spangled Banner”
Remember when MTV stood for Music Television? They actually showed videos all day. Of course, the negative side to this is they also ushered in an age of music where it mattered more about how you looked than how you sounded, but for the sake of this article, that’s a moot point. Every Tuesda…
Jimi Hendrix ‘Live in Cologne’ Album Announced
Jimi Hendrix‘s ever-expanding collection of posthumous albums continues to grow. The latest release, ‘Live in Cologne,’ collects recordings culled from the Jimi Hendrix Experience’s 1969 performance at the Sporthalle in (you guessed it) Cologne, Germany. The twelfth in a …

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