27.08.2012 [Village Voice (blog)] - Jimi Hendrix pushed it forward in the late '60s. Then came Prince. And Bad Brains. And Living Colour. And the Black Rock Coalition. Plus, what's more rock than "Rock Box"? Or "Maggot Brain"? Making the same claim is New York's annual Afro-Punk Festival
31.08.2012 [Reading Eagle] - When something new also allows for a slight return, to borrow a phrase from Jimi Hendrix's "Electric Ladyland," we can grab on to the experience more easily. The new is a shock. It has neither handles nor foundation. For that alone, though, it is worth
13.08.2012 [Terra Perú] - En una subasta vía eBay que duró 10 días, cuatro rollos de película en color de 16 mm nunca antes vistos de Jimi Hendrix fueron vendidos a un coleccionista por US$ 10 mil. El vendedor dijo que adquirió las películas de Chas Chandler, mánager de
29.08.2012 [PR Web (press release)] - Avid 1960's poster collector Andrew Hawley, from Vintage Rock Posters, announces his search for vintage 1969 Jimi Hendrix Charlotte Coliseum North Carolina concert posters. The same poster was used for the Hendrix Dorton Arena show in Raleigh.
James Marshall Hendrix (born Johnny Allen Hendrix; November 27, 1942 – September 18, 1970) was an American musician, singer and songwriter. Despite a limited mainstream exposure of four years, he is widely considered one of the most influential electric guitarists in the history of popular music, and one of the most important musicians of the 20th century.
29.08.2012 [NME.com] - Mumford and Sons paid tribute to Jimi Hendrix and author John Steinbeck on the Monterey leg of their Gentlemen of the Road Stopover tour this weekend (August 25). The band were playing the Monterey County Fairgrounds in California, where Jimi Hendrix
11.09.2012 [Philadelphia Inquirer] - The show's title invokes singers Janis Joplin, Jim Morrison, Kurt Cobain, Jimi Hendrix and Amy Winehouse, who all died at age 27. There's not much to do when you're a dead spirit still full of youth, and 75 minutes of it surely makes that point in a
11.09.2012 [antiMUSIC.com (blog)] - (hennemusic) "Blues For Jimi," a new live package featuring Gary Moore performing Jimi Hendrix material, will be available on CD, DVD and Blu-ray on September 25. Filmed at the London Hippodrome on October 25, 2007, "Blues For Jimi" captures a
11.09.2012 [Metal Underground] - The psychedelic blues/doom band formed a decade ago with Kent Stump on guitar, drummer Michael Walter and Tim Wilson on bass. Their sound is influenced by artists ranging from Jimi Hendrix, ZZ Top and Hawkwind. The vinyl treatment of "The Black
11.09.2012 [Blogcritics.org (blog)] - It reminded me a bit of Sly and the Family Stone if Jimi Hendrix had been their axeman. Now, that's the first pitfall for a reviewer, comparing and contrasting new folks—at least new to me—with the names of those who readers are likely to be familiar
10.09.2012 [Noisecreep] - Steve Vai on How Frank Zappa Changed His Life, Playing Jimi Hendrix's Woodstock Guitar (EXCLUSIVE). Posted on Sep 10th 2012 1:30PM by Chris Epting Comments · Email This. Larry DiMarzio. At age 12, he started taking guitar lessons from Joe Satriani.
07.09.2012 [LA Weekly (blog)] - Tonight, we start our first of four, count'em four weeks of Jimi Hendrix in our first hour. We start our Hendrix fest with Are You Experienced in mono. You have heard this album plenty of times of course but I don't know if you have rocked it from
24.08.2012 [Under the Gun Review] - “Enjoy a unreleased track by Oceano that covered Jimi Hendrix “Machine Gun” for the Homefront Soundtrack. Because Earache Records got up front money to be given to the band and studio but as all great record companies do they never paid out the band
16.08.2012 [Portland Daily Sun] - This Friday, Aug. 17, Tom Faunce and friends will pay tribute to the guitar master, Jimi Hendrix, by covering an ample sampling of his best songs. Faunce has assembled a local all-star line-up of multi-faceted musicians to fete the fiery, left-handed
25.08.2012 [Jazz-Quad] - 'Grand Ukulele' is the follow-up to 2011's 'Peace Love Ukulele, ' for which critics lauded Shimabukuro as the "Jimi Hendrix of the ukulele" (Guitar Player) and "the greatest living ukulele player" (Boing Boing). Shimabukuro "fuses a multitude of genres
03.09.2012 [CL Charlotte] - Monáe and her band ripped into the oft-covered Jimi Hendrix classic as if no one — not Derek and the Dominos and not Stevie Ray Vaughan — had ever done it before. Insta-Janelle. Mark Kemp; Insta-Janelle. Something about the wildly eclectic Monáe
30.08.2012 [Modesto Bee] - The guitarist then launched a career that included touring with The Rolling Stones, playing music with John Lennon and jamming with Jimi Hendrix. He performed for a time with Johnny Winter, playing on his hit album "They Only Come Out at Night," which
07.09.2012 [Nashville Scene (blog)] - In Franne Lee's long career as a costume designer and set decorator, she's made jackets for Jimi Hendrix and dresses for Janis Joplin. She crafted the official banners that flew at Woodstock (which were stolen immediately after being hung). She's won
17.08.2012 [Audiophile Audition] - Former Roxy Music guitarist supreme Phil Manzanera attended a British performance by the gifted poet Anna Le at a Talking Revolution Series event dedicated to Jimi Hendrix. A Hendrix biographer also present suggested to Phil that he put music to her
23.08.2012 [Journal of the San Juan Islands] - The veteran San Juan guitarist outstrips in a flash whatever working knowledge I possess about amplifiers, sound equipment and why that “stack of really, really old Marshall amps”, along with a vintage Sunn amplifier—the kind used by Jimi Hendrix
15.08.2012 [Community Advocate] - Performers included The Who, Jimi Hendrix, The Grateful Dead, and many more during the three-day festival held in Woodstock, NY. On this day in 1961, construction was started on the Berlin Wall, the most well-known symbol of the Cold War. The wall
06.09.2012 [Monitor] - A lifelong fan of Jimi Hendrix, Steve Vai and Joe Satriani, Arizpe picked up his first guitar at 11 and played with several local rock bands while attending Sharyland High School. But everything changed five years ago when he first crossed paths with