Jimi Hendrix Encyclopedia
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April 11th, 1968
Chris Welch interviews Mitch Mitchell for Melody Maker. The piece is published on April 20.
April 12th, 1968
Smash Hits is released in the United Kingdom (Track, 613 400). The album includes: “Purple Haze,” “Fire,” “The Wind Cries Mary,” “Can You See Me,” “51st Anniversary,” “Hey Joe,” “Stone Free,” “The Stars That Play With Laughing Sam’s Dice,” “Manic Depression,” “Highway Chile,” “Burning Of The Midnight Lamp,” and “Foxy Lady.”
April 13th, 1968
Peter Goodman of Beat Instrumental conducts a phone interview with Hendrix. The interview is published in May.
April 15th, 1968
Derek Boltwood interviews Hendrix for Record Mirror. The story is published the following month.
April 27th, 1968
The debut of Peter Green’s film, See My Music Talking (aka Experience) is shown at the Montreaux International Film Festival in Switzerland.