The media’s fascination with Jimi Hendrix hasn’t dimmed, despite the fact he’s been dead for almost 40 years now.
This album kicks off a new series of Jimi Hendrix releases with a bang and is especially exciting as all tracks are previously unreleased.
Take an inside look at the guitar legend and his Band of Gypsys
In 2007, Phil Collins, Tony Banks and Mike Rutherford reunited for their first tour in more than a decade, and sold-out concerts greeted the British band whose roots ran deep in the progressive rock scene.
Looking at small bits of art necessarily enters the realm of the abstract, and, of course, a guitar solo is usually shorter than a band’s catalog, much less an album or even a song. So, this gets tricky.
I have an LP called Woke Up This Morning And Found Myself Dead. It’s a recording that came about from the Scene Club in 1968 that featured Jimi Hendrix along with Jim Morrison, Johnny Winter and Buddy Miles. I understand it has been bootlegged, but I have it on the Red Lightnin’ label. What more can you tell me about this record, including a value?
12 previously unreleased Hendrix tracks are coming out in March; John Carpenter’s "Elvis" is coming to DVD; Barenaked Ladies sign with EMI; James Taylor and Carole King announce U.S. tour dates; the final Johnny Cash American Recordings album; and a new Wanda Jackson single from Third Man.
After knocking back too many whiskey and Cokes at one of swinging London’s colorful taverns, The Turtles’ Howard Kaylan blacked out. The next day, hung over, his head pounding, he tried to piece together the events of the night before — his first in England.
Sunday’s lineup was again packed with rockers: The Band, Joe Cocker, Crosby, Stills & Nash, Ten Years After, Johnny Winter, and Jimi Hendrix. Attendance estimates kept rising, and the state police figure was 450,000, while others rounded it off to an even half-million.
Backstage Auctions’ Rockin’ Holiday Auction, which ends Dec. 14, 2008, features hundreds of signed albums and photos, 500 vintage concert t-shirts, 1,000+ rare backstage passes and nearly 1,000 equally desirable guitar picks, concert and promotional posters, as well as an impressive host of unique music memorabilia.