Netflix's cyberpunk series Altered Carbon is staying relatively faithful to Richard K. Morgan's 2002 novel - with a few exceptions, such as changing the Jimi Hendrix Hotel to one featuring Edgar Allen Poe. However, there is one controversial moment from the book that showrunner Laeta Kalogridis refused to keep. More »
The Recording Academy ushers in Dr. Dre, Public Enemy, Jimi Hendrix and others into the 2018 Grammy Hall of Fame. Continue reading…
Two plays, about the rock critic Lester Bangs, and about Jimi Hendrix, are brilliant for fans—but as pieces of theater labor under too much reverence for their subjects.
A gold-brocade vest at the Smithsonian evokes the innovative musician’s enduring legacy
The Supreme Weekly is a regular column examining and breaking down the influences behind the brand’s weekly drops, courtesy of our resident Supreme expert, Ross Wilson. This week, Supreme approaches the climax of its FW17 season with one of the most audacious collaborations of the year – a custom Stratocaster by American guitar manufacturer Fender. This all-white Strat […]
Featuring 10 previously unreleased tracks, Jimi Hendrix's umpteenth posthumous LP, Both Sides of the Sky, comes out March 2018. by Dave Segal 'scuse me while I kiss Both Sides of the Sky. Mike Berkofsky There are few certainties in life, but one on which you can count is the ceaseless stream of Jimi Hendrix archival releases. Show More Summary
A new album from Jimi Hendrix will include 10 unreleased songs from the rock legend. Continue reading…
In a previously unpublished interview, the French rock star, who died this week, discussed his favorite musicians, fame and discovering Hendrix in a London club.
Ten previously unreleased Jimi Hendrix recordings highlight Both Sides of the Sky, an upcoming posthumous LP from the legendary guitarist. The album will be available March 9, 2018 via Sony Legacy Recordings on multiple formats, including CD, digital and a numbered, 180-gram audiophile double-vinyl. Show More Summary
Jimi Hendrix died 47 years ago, and labels have been raiding his vaults ever since. And yet there are still, somehow, unreleased Hendrix studio recordings out there. As Blabbermouth reports, a new Hendrix collection will take 10 of those unreleased recordings and put them out there. The new compilation Both Sides Of The Sky features…
Both Sides of the Sky features a Joni Mitchell cover
Both Sides of the Sky is available March 9.
Guitars used by iconic musicians such as Jimi Hendrix and Paul McCartney hit the auction block on Saturday in New York City. Video provided by Reuters
Jimi Hendrix would have turned 75 years old today. Tonight, let's listen and watch something recorded just a few before his untimely death at the age of 27. Recorded live at the Isle of Wight on August 30th in 1970, here's "Freedom....
The legendary rocker would have turned 75 years old today.
SEATTLE — This sprawling city overlooking Puget Sound has been home to some of the world’s most influential singers and songwriters, including Quincy Jones, Judy Collins and Kurt Cobain. But another musician, whom Rolling Stone magazine contends “exploded our idea of what rock music could be,”...
MoPOP's extravagantly celebrating Jimi Hendrix's 75th birthday; here's why you should check it out. by Andrew Hamlin Jimi's ax is bold and lovable. The birth of Johnny Allen Hendrix, November 27, 1942, in Seattle, signaled only a tiny ping in the big world. Show More Summary