Jimi Hendrix Encyclopedia
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August 17th, 1968
The Experience travel to Atlanta where they perform at the Atlanta Municipal Auditorium at 3 p.m. and again at 8 p.m.. They are supported by Amboy Dukes (for the first show only), Eire Apparent, Vanilla Fudge and Soft Machine. The second show includes performances of “Red House,” “Purple Haze,” “Wild Thing,” and “Star Spangled Banner” among others.
August 18th, 1968
Supported by Eire Apparent and Soft Machine, the Experience perform a single set at Curtis Hixton Hall in Tampa, Florida.
August 20th, 1968
A second showing of “Experience” is made at 6:15 p.m. at London’s National Film Theatre.
Supported by Soft Machine and Eire Apparent, the Experience perform two shows at the Mosque in Richmond, Virginia. Among the song performed were “I Don’t Live Today” and “Red House.”
Jan Bridge interviews Jimi Hendrix for the Richmond Times-Dispatch.
August 21st, 1968
Completing two performances at the Civic Dome in Virginia Beach, Virginia, the Experience are once again supported by Eire Apparent and Soft Machine.
August 24th, 1968
The Experience perform at Bushnell Memorial in Hartford, Connecticut supported by Eire Apparent.
Henry B. McNulty interviews the Experience for the August 26 issue of the Hartford Courant.