Jimi Hendrix Encyclopedia
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January 10th, 1968
Hendrix checks in at Gothenburg police headquarters. He must report there every day until January 15.
January 17th, 1968
Chas Chandler accompanies Hendrix on a flight from Gothenburg to London.
January 19th, 1968
Jimi Hendrix attends a party at the Apple offices on Saville Row, where he is interviewed for the London Herald. The party is held to celebrate Apple’s signing of The Grapefruit. Members of the Beatles, Brian Jones and Kathy Etchingham also attend.
January 20th, 1968
The band is photographed for Top Pop magazine.
Under the direction of Paul McCartney, Hendrix records tracks for the self-titled, McGough and McGear (EMI Parlophone, PCS 7047, 1968) album at DeLane Lea Studios.
January 21st, 1968
The Experience returns to Olympic Studios to record “All Along The Watchtower,” which features Dave Mason on 12-string acoustic guitar and Brian Jones on percussion. The session started with Jones contributing on piano, but these recordings were not released.