Music legends such as Johnny Cash, The Doors, Jimi Hendrix, and The Rolling Stones come to mind with the unveiling of The Kooples’ fall-winter 2017 men’s collection. Presented during Paris Fashion Week, the outing captures the spirit of the 1960s and 70s. Show More Summary
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A succulent discovered in Mexico more than 20 years ago by San Diego State University botany students may look small, but its name evokes a towering figure in music.
A succulent plant discovered in Mexico more than 20 years ago by San Diego State University botany students may look small, but its name evokes a towering figure. Mark Dodero, a senior biologist with the environmental consulting firm Recon, was listening to Jimi Hendrix’s “Voodoo Child” while driving...
“The best guitarist any of us ever had”, said Jimmy Page of Jimi Hendrix, who released his first record, “Hey Joe”, 50 years ago this week
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Obsessive fan and amateur Beatles expert hopes sale of vast collection will pay for his retirement Jacques Volcouve was a schoolboy fan of Jimi Hendrix in 1967 when his brother’s friend lent him a new album by a British band and urged him to listen to it. Show More Summary
Music icon Jimi Hendrix is famous for his many songs, including "Purple Haze" and "The Wind Cries Mary," but now he'll also be remembered for an entirely different reason: Botanists have named a newfound species of rare, flowery succulent after him.
Like Jim Morrison, Jimi Hendrix, and Amy Winehouse before him, Prince will not only be remembered for the music, but also for dying tragically from an accidental overdose. A fact which is deeply upsetting for friends and former bandmates of the late star who believe the ‘purple one’ deserved better than to have a legacy... Show More Summary
A researcher at San Diego State University discovered the plant supposedly while listening to Hendrix's 'Voodoo Child'
California researchers have named a newly discovered rare plant after Jimi Hendrix.
THERE WAS no wailing “wah-wah” pedal, no rasping distortion, no shrieking feedback from an oversized speaker. The opening bluesy licks of “Hey Joe”, the first single recorded by The Jimi Hendrix Experience, which was released on December 16th 1966, could have been played on an acoustic guitar.
Jimi Hendrix' Close EncounterIn January 1965, a group of musicians (including Jimi Hendrix) driving back to Manhattan, were stranded in a blizzard and had gotten stuck in a heavy drift that reached the hood of their vehicle. It was bitter cold. Show More Summary
Lisa S. Johnson’s father was a guitar player, and her mother was a singer. Her father loved photography. So she ended up studying it in school—as a way to bridge communications with him at the time. While working for Eastman Kodak, she began dating a musician who owned a vintage...
helped celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Jimi Hendrix Experience with a tribute on November 26 featuring Fishbone and a number of special guests including Ernie Isley, Saul Williams, Nona Hendryx, Liv Warfield, Gary Lucas, Alice Smith and 13-year-old School of Rock star Brandon “Taz” Niederauer... Continue reading…
Hasta la vista Fidel by Clay Jones A lot of people are saying “F you, 2016” as they’re upset at the number of celebrity deaths this year. I don’t get that. Famous people die every year. Jimi Hendrix, Kurt Cobain, John Lennon, George Harrison, Jeff MacNelly, and Herblock didn’t die in 2016. But I too [...]
Jimi Hendrix's longest-owned guitar is heading to auction at Bonhams' London Entertainment Memorabilia auction on 15 December 2016. Estimated to sell for between £80,000 and £120,000 (US$100,000 to $150,000), the 1951 Epiphone was owned by Hendrix longer than any other guitar he used in his tragically short career. Show More Summary
That’s right, there’s a whole new cut of the film, now with 100% more Jimi Hendrix. Continue reading on Film School Rejects »
Ever since Jimi Hendrix brought guitar distortion to the forefront of rock and roll, pedals to control the distortion have been a standard piece of equipment for almost every guitarist. Now, there are individual analog pedals for each effect or even digital pedals that have banks of effects programmed in. Show More Summary