Jimi Hendrix

50 Years Ago Today: The Death of Jimi Hendrix and the Birth of a Black Sabbath Staple

September 18, 2020 marks the 50th anniversary of the death of Jimi Hendrix and the release of Black Sabbath’s landmark album ‘Paranoid.’ Here’s why it’s one of the most important dates in rock history.
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High Roller Drops $216,000 on This Piece of Jimi Hendrix History

An early piece of Jimi Hendrix history sold for $216,000 during an online auction over the weekend. The early 1960s Japanese sunburst electric guitar jumped nearly four times it’s pre-auction estimated value.
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Prince's Purple Boots and Jimi Hendrix Rare Guitar Is Going Up for Auction

While few will ever be able to play guitar like Jimi Hendrix or Prince, you can certainly try to look the part. Clothing, instruments, and other items from the legendary artists are set to go up for auction on August 8th.
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Eddie Vedder, Red Hot Chili Peppers Cover Hendrix, Prince

Eddie Vedder and the Red Hot Chili Peppers teamed up for some epic covers during a fun night of music in Los Angeles. The Pearl Jam frontman joined Anthony Kiedis and company for Jimi Hendrix ’s version of “All Along the Watchtower” and Prince ’s “Purple Rain.” The performances took place during...
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Woodstock at 50: 7 Performers Who Are No Longer With Us

It has been 50 years since just a few more people than expected made a pilgrimage to the middle of nowhere in upstate New York for Woodstock. By the time the music and arts festival that lasted parts of four days was over, an estimated 400,000+ had unknowingly taken part of history. From August 15-...
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New Jimi Hendrix Album Features 10 Previously Unreleased Recordings

'Both Sides Of The Sky,' is set to be released on March 9.
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