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Jimi Hendrix

Band of Gypsys occupy Fillmore East (1969)

December 31, 1969 - (and tomorrow night), Jimi Hendrix and the Band of Gypsys - that is Buddy Miles (d) and Billy Cox (Hendrix) (b) - are at the Fillmore East, on Second Avenue near East 6th Street in the East Village, New York City.<img…

Covers By Patti Smith

Patti Smith, whose birthday is today - Happy Birthday BTW - has covered quite a few songs while singing on the whole world stages. Some songs have landed on her albums, some not. We have selected twelve of them. They are Don`t Smoke In…

This month In ’60s Throwback’ 12/12

John Lennon, Jimi Hendrix, The Beach Boys, The Byrds, The Who, The Yardbirds, Black Sabbath, The Beatles, Cream, The Rolling Stones, Fleetwood Mac, Janis Joplin They are the " '60s Throwback'" performers selected among the 1125 Posts we…

This week In Guitar Virtuosi 48/52

Joe Walsh, Richie Blackmore, Jeff Beck, Rocky Athas, Carlos Santana, Jorge Santana, Derek Trucks, Jimi Hendrix, Eric Clapton, Philip Sayce, Tony Iommi, Steve Vai, Yngwie Malmsteen, Frank GambaleThey are the Guitar Virtuosi selected among…

This month In ’60s Throwback’ 09/12

Marvin Gaye, The Doors, Johnny Cash, June Carter, José Feliciano, The Turtles, Billy Preston, John Lennon, Plastic Ono Band, Isaac Hayes, Bee Gees, Jimi Hendrix, Canned Heat, Johnny Mathis. They are the " '60s Throwback'" performers…

Jimi Hendrix rocks Brooklyn (1968)

August 23, 1968 - Jimi Hendrix Experience performs in Brooklyn, NY<img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2014/05/Jimi-Hendrix-The-Wind-Cried-Jimi-RVJ.jpg' alt='Jimi Hendrix - The Wind Cried Jimi' width='190'…

Jimi Hendrix closes his (last?) US tour (1970)

August 1, 1970 - Jimi Hendrix will give the last concert of his US tour at The Arena, Honolulu International Center, Oahu, Hawaii<img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2014/05/Jimi-Hendrix-The-Wind-Cried-Jimi-RVJ.jpg'…

This month In ’60s Throwback’ 09

Barbra Streisand, Jackie Wilson, Sonny, Cher, Jimi Hendrix, The Isley Brothers, Judy Collins, The Rolling Stones, Stevie Wonder, Small Faces, The Byrds, Bob Dylan, Lonnie Donegan. They are the " '60s Throwback'" performers selected among…

This week In Guitar Virtuosi 09

Billy Gibbons, Ritchie Blackmore, Tom Morello, Jimi Hendrix, Peter Frampton, John Cipollina, Joe Perry, Jerry Cantrell, Craig Chaquico, John Mayer, Robin Trower, Mick Mars. They are the Guitar Virtuosi selected among the 294 Posts we…

This week In Guitar Virtuosi 08

Rory Gallagher, John Scofield, Joe Satriani, Jimmie Vaughan, Sonny Landreth, Jonny Greenwood, Reeves Gabrels, Jimmy Lyon, Jeff Beck, Robert Smith, Jimi Hendrix, Tom Morello. They are the Guitar Virtuosi selected among the 309 Posts we…

French TV tapes Jimi Hendrix Experience (1967)

May 11, 1967 - French television program "Tilt" is going to tape four songs by The Jimi Hendrix Experience - that is Jimi Hendrix (g, voc), Noel Redding (b) and Mitch Mitchell (d) - at Théâtre Municipal in Issy-les-Moulineaux, France

This week In Guitar Virtuosi 06

B.B. King, George Benson, Cornell Dupree, Joe Bonamassa & Eric Clapton, Mark Knopfler, Ronnie Wood, Jimmy Page, Dan Auerbach, Frank Zappa, Buckethead, Steve Vai, Jimi Hendrix. They are the 12 Guitar Virtuosi selected among the 293 Posts…