Category Archives: Jimi Hendrix

On October 24th I was listening to the radio and a program came on that took my attention away from what I was doing. Anytime I hear Jimi Hendrix s name, it captures my attention. Jimi Hendrix, the greatest guitar player and composer ever. Well, I started to listen expecting …

Watch this video of Jimi Hendrix hypnotize the crowd with a rendition of ‘The Star Spangled Banner’ That needs no words. The version of the National Anthem that exploded out of Jimi Hendrix at Wood-Stock, some 40 years ago changed the song from just a song, to something that really …

On October 1, 1970, rock legend Jimi Hendrix (1942-1970) is mourned at his Seattle funeral and wake and buried in Renton. Jimi Hendrix’s distinctive left hand technique with a right-hand guitar. Picture: Courtesy Al Hendrix Funeral services began at 1 p.m. at the Dunlop Baptist Church (8445 Rainier Avenue S). …

Jimi Hendrix’s 1969 Album Set For Release

Posted by: Daniel R. Lehrman Posted in: Jimi Hendrix

Ready for a New Jimi Hendrix album? I Always get excited when anything new musically speaking, is put on the market from the greatest guitar player and entertainer of all time and composer of all times. Here is taste of the interview about Jimi’s new album. Personally, I can’t wait …

Painting by Clifton Smith. Yup, tomorrow will be 67 years since Jimi Hendrix came to us from a planet called Venus. You didn’t think I forgot did you? I don’t have a lot of time this morning since it’s Thanksgiving today. I got a turkey to get cooking soon. There …

In his brief four-year reign as a superstar, Jimi Hendrix expanded the vocabulary of the electric rock guitar more than anyone before or since. Hendrix was a master at coaxing all manner of unforeseen sonics from his instrument, often with innovative amplification experiments that produced astral-quality feedback and roaring distortion. …