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  1. Jimi Hendrix Strat Could Fetch Stratospheric Price | GALLERYRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Guitar Player

    A 1964 Stratocaster that Jimi Hendrix used on his earliest tours with the Jimi Hendrix Experience is expected to fetch A 400,000 to A 600,000-approximately $890,000-when it goes on the block April 1. Ted Owen & Co. auctioneers in London are handling the sale of the guitar for Leon Hendrix, Jimi's brother, who received it from him on February 12, 1968, the day Jimi played the Seattle Center Arena.

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  2. Hendrix memorial park finally gets green lightRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | FOX16

    1968 portrait of the rock group The Jimi Hendrix Experience, left to right, Noel Redding (1945 - 2003), Jimi Hendrix (1942 - 1970) and Mitch Mitchell. (Hulton Archive, Getty Images) Construction on the Jimi Hendrix memorial park in Seattle is finally ...

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  3. Rock Hall Anniversary: Jimi Hendrix's Band of GypsysRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 22 | Examiner.com

    By 1970, the members of the Jimi Hendrix Experience had gone their separate ways, following the release of Electric Ladyland . At this point, Jimi Hendrix had formed a new band called the Band of Gypsys, which featured bassist Billy Cox, drummer Buddy Miles.

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  4. 50 years later, a new Hendrix song emergesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | WTOP-FM Washington

    ... The Squires, before Hendrix went to London, was discovered by Animals bassist Chas Chandler and the Jimi Hendrix Experience began. The instrumental song is called "Station Break." The song is one of several Squires tracks that mired Hendrix and his ...

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  5. Photo: (c) Al Diaz/ Miami Herald, License: N/A, Created: 2015:03:08 20:28:28Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 9 | The Citizens' Voice

    ... from their last release and fifteenth studio album, 2012's "La Futura." The band paid tribute to the Jimi Hendrix Experience with a top-notch cover of "Foxy Lady," and got down and dirty with "Catfish Blues." They returned to "DegA1 4ello" for the ...

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  6. Exclusive: A New Jimi Hendrix SongRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 9 | TheDailyBeast.com

    ... in an attempt to feed a public hunger for more of his music. In 1965, back before he fronted the Jimi Hendrix Experience and melted the faces of a counterculture, Hendrix worked as a hired gun, performing with other acts, including Little Richard ...

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  7. REVIEW: ZZ Top rocks enthusiastic Kirby Center crowdRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 8 | The Citizens' Voice

    ... from their last release and fifteenth studio album, 2012's "La Futura." The band paid tribute to the Jimi Hendrix Experience with a top-notch cover of "Foxy Lady," and got down and dirty with "Catfish Blues." They returned to "DegA1 4ello" for the ...

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  8. When Two Boys Kissed on Primetime TVRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | Townhall

    ... playing drums at the age of eight, and when I was 13, I went to my first rock concert, seeing the Jimi Hendrix Experience at the New York Philharmonic in 1968. And it really was an experience. Everything about the band was countercultural and ...

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  9. Whisky A Go-GoRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 3 | LA Weekly

    Of all the clubs on the Sunset Strip, the Whisky a Go-Go has the longest history and the most impressive roster of legendary musicians who've played there. Johnny Rivers christened the room with its first live performance in 1964, and the two-level club was soon the main hangout for such influential local bands as the Byrds, Love, the Doors, Buffalo Springfield and a young Alice Cooper, as well as up-and-coming out-of-town acts like Led Zeppelin, the Jimi Hendrix Experience, the Velvet Underground, Cream and the late Otis Redding, who recorded a classic live album there.

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  10. Jimi Hendrix's Curtis Knight Recordings to Be Released in March - Hear 'Hornet's Nest'Read the original story

    Feb 24, 2015 | Guitar World

    ... order to end a 1965 contract the guitarist signed with PPX Records to be Knight's sideman. After the Jimi Hendrix Experience released Are You Experienced? , PPX released Hendrix's Knight-era tracks as an album. Another album, Got That Feeling , was ...

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  11. Jimi Hendrix Gets Animated in His Final InterviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | Guitar Player

    Keith Altham, the journalist who interviewed him, spoke with Jimi a total of eight times. On this occasion, he recalled Hendrix as "rambling" and showing signs of ill health.

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  12. Joe Jammer - Headway - Angel Air RecordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | Music-News.com

    ... on the album read like a who's who in the rock firmament: Mitch Mitchell (who had played with the Jimi Hendrix Experience ) features on drums, John Gustafson ( Roxy Music ) features on bass, Johnny Contardo ( Sha Na Na ) features on vocals, Fitzroy ...

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  13. Early Jimi Hendrix Recordings To Feature On New CompilationRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | ContactMusic.com

    ... Don Covay, the Isley Brothers and Little Richard before his own career took off as the leader of the Jimi Hendrix Experience. Two of the songs on the new collection, instrumentals Hornet's Nest and Knock Yourself Out, were written by Hendrix. Manny ...

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  14. Flamin' Harry, Skyla Burrell make the blues electricRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | The Morning Call

    ... years Harry has worked in a classic "power trio" format that has been compared to Cream and the Jimi Hendrix Experience. "It's challenging but it gives me a lot of freedom. We get to do a lot of improvisation," he says. Harry first began performing ...

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  15. Jimi Hendrix's Early Curtis Knight Recordings Set for Official ReleaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | RollingStone

    Early recordings of Jimi Hendrix when he was a guitarist in the R&B group Curtis Knight and the Squires will finally be released with the authorization of his estate's Experience Hendrix LLC in a new collection titled You Can't Use My Name: Curtis Knight & The Squires The RSVP/PPX Sessions . The 14-track album is due out March 24th.

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  16. Album Featuring Early Jimi Hendrix Recordings to Be Released Next MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | WJZW-FM Washington

    ... track, "Gloomy Monday," was recorded in July 1967, after Jimi had released his debut album with the Jimi Hendrix Experience . Also included is never-before-heard studio banter in which Hendrix comments to Chalpin, "You can't use my name," thus ...

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  17. Jimi Hendrix Plays the Royal Albert Hall on February 18, 1969Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | Guitar Player

    On February 18, 1969, the Jimi Hendrix Experience played the first of two shows at London's Royal Albert Hall. The band had played the venue previously, on November 14, 1967, on a bill with Pink Floyd, the Nice, the Move and other sonically adventurous bands of the time.

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  18. Animals Bassist Danny McCulloch Dead At 69 [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    ... Tony Craven and the Casuals , in which he performed with a pre-fame Mitch Mitchell (latterly of the Jimi Hendrix Experience ). He also performed session with Muddy Waters and Jerry Lee Lewis . His solo album, titled " Beowulf ," was released in ...

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  19. Rocker Alice Cooper Slays San Antonio's Majestic EmpireRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... Through (to the Other Side) (The Doors cover) 20. Revolution (The Beatles cover) 21. Foxy Lady (The Jimi Hendrix Experience cover) 22. My Generation (The Who cover) 23. I'm Eighteen 24. Poison To receive email updates when Suzanne Cordeiro posts a ...

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  20. Rock Hall Anniversary: Black Sabbath's Debut AlbumRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | Examiner.com

    In February 1970, Black Sabbath released their self-titled debut album. Like the hard rock that occurred in the 1960s from bands including Cream, Led Zeppelin and the Jimi Hendrix Experience, it was enriched in blues rock.

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