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Jimi: All Is by My Side – Video

See Outkast’s Andre 3000 as Hendrix in clip from upcoming biopic

 

Multi-talented Outkast rapper Andre Benjamin, aka Andre 3000 plays Jimi Hendrix in the upcoming film Jimi: All Is by My Side, which will be screened this week at South by Southwest in Austin, TX.

 

Benjamin, who as you can see bears a startling resemblance to Jimi, spent months practicing guitar left-handed for six hours a day… Read More

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Jimi Hendrix “Starting at Zero” – Video

Jimi tells his own story in new biography comprised from interviews

 

Bloomsbury Publishing have released a new unique new “autobiography” on Jimi Hendrix that uses the late guitarist’s own words to tell his life story.

 

Starting at Zero: His Own Story employs interviews and personal writings, allowing Hendrix to recount his all-too-short life, even though he died more than 40 years ago.

 

The book features an introduction from Peter Neal, who made Experience, the first… Read More

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Amplitude Jimi Hendrix: The Coolest Guitar App of 2012?

New iPad/iPhone app models legendary Guitar God’s tone

 

By Alex Baker

 

Certainly the coolest guitar app we’ve come across this year is the Amplitude Jimi Hendrix, a new app that models Hendrix’s tone and actual amp set-up. The app was created by IK Multimedia, a company that makes some of the best apps out there for guitars, keyboards, vocals, and more.

 

The Amplitude Jimi Hendrix app features two historically accurate models of… Read More

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“Producing Van Halen”: Exclusive Interview with Legendary Record Producer Andy Johns

“Producing Van Halen” Guitar Shop TV sits down with legendary record producer Andy Johns (The Rolling Stones, Led Zeppelin, Van Halen, and many other rock greats) In this exclusive interview, Andy discusses his work with Eddie Van Halen in producing several of his classic rock albums.

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Hendrix’s Influence Today

Matt Scannell of Vertical Horizon


“The legend of Jimi Hendrix has always captivated me. Before i even began playing, the stories of flaming guitars and amps turned all the way up made me realize that it wasn’t always enough to just hit the strings. To be one of the greats you’ve got to play to the eyes and the ears. No one did this better than Jimi and his legend will live for
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RARE Jimi Hendrix, Brian Jones Bootleg Track: “There Ain’t Nothin’ Wrong (With That)” (a.k.a. “My Little One”)

Jimi Hendrix of the Experience and Brian Jones of The Rolling Stones connected at the Monterey Pop Festival in June of 1967.  Sadly, Jones died in 1969 and Hendrix in 1970, both at age 27.

This obscure bootleg track is said to have been recorded right after Monterrey in 1967, with the following lineup:

 

Brian Jones:… Read More

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