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Capitol Records
Capitol Records

The History of Jimi Hendrix’s ‘Band of Gypsys’

In the months following his triumphant August 1969 Woodstock performance, Jimi Hendrix’s professional life took a turn for the worse.

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rsd 2016

Jimi Hendrix, Tom Petty and More Classic Rockers Highlight Record Store Day 2016

Dozens of classic-rock releases are on tap this year for the annual Record Store Day, including albums and singles by Tom Petty, Jimi Hendrix, Cheap Trick and David Bowie.

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Track Records
Track Records

45 Years Ago: First Posthumous Jimi Hendrix Album, ‘The Cry of Love,’ Released

When Jimi Hendrix died on Sept. 18, 1970, he left tons of unfinished songs from the various sessions he had started, but never quite completed.

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Photo credit: Eric Hayes
Photo credit: Eric Hayes

The Mystery of a 1969 Jimi Hendrix Photo Gets Solved

We speak to the photographer and subject in this 45-year old photo of a young boy onstage at a Jimi Hendrix concert.

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Experience Hendrix / Legacy
Experience Hendrix / Legacy

How Jimi Hendrix Got Fired Halfway Through His First Gig

If at first you don't succeed, try, try again.

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Hulton Archive, Getty Images
Hulton Archive, Getty Images

The Day Jimi Hendrix Played His Final Show With Band of Gypsys

"That's what happens when Earth f---s with space. Never forget that. That's what happens."

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Polydor
Polydor

The Day Jimi Hendrix Claimed ‘All Along the Watchtower’

On Dec. 27, 1967, Bob Dylan released his first album in more than a year with the understated classic 'John Wesley Harding.'

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Evening Standard, Hulton Archive,Getty Images
Evening Standard, Hulton Archive,Getty Images

The History of the Jimi Hendrix Experience’s BBC Ban

Hendrix's infamous appearance on Lulu's show took place on Jan. 4, 1969.

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YouTube
YouTube

That Time Jimi Hendrix Was Arrested in Sweden

The guitar legend was arrested on Jan. 4, 1968.

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Express, Hulton Archive, Getty Images
Express, Hulton Archive, Getty Images

The History of Jimi Hendrix and Chas Chandler’s Split

Once Chandler heard Jimi Hendrix, he knew there was something magical there.

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