Jimi Hendrix’s new single, an alternate version of “Love Or Confusion,” has jumped up Billboard’s Hot Singles Sales Chart to No. 4 from No. 25 in the magazine’s October 16th issue. The track also will be included in the upcoming release of “West Coast Seattle Boy – The Jimi Hendrix Anthology” 5-disc boxed set, which hits stores on November 16th.
Janie and Jimi Hendrix in Seattle, 12 February 1968. © ULVIS ALBERTS
“Jimi was an icon, of course, but to me he was always just Jimi, my older brother. He was a special kind of brother, though. Even before I realized how incredibly talented he was and that he had become a star, I knew there was always something a little magical about him.
“JIMI HENDRIX VOODOO CHILD”
TWO HOUR DOCUMENTARY FEATURING THE LEGENDARY GUITARIST’S STORY IN HIS OWN WORDS WITH EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEWS AND RECORDINGS FROM HENDRIX PRIVATE ARCHIVE
PREMIERES Saturday September 18, 2010 11:00am-1:00pm
Seattle, WA EMP brings viewers inside the ground-breaking story of one man, his music and the world that embraced him with the two-hour documentary special “Jimi Hendrix Voodoo Child,” premiering Saturday, September 18, 2010 11:00am- 2:00pm
Over the course of just four extraordinary years, Jimi Hendrix left an indelible stamp on the world, shaping not only popular music but popular culture as well.
Legacy Recordings & Experience Hendrix LLC Announce the Release of West Coast Seattle Boy – The Jimi Hendrix Anthology Available Tuesday, November 16Sep 13 2010
Definitive Career-Spanning Collection Traces
Jimi Hendrix’s Transformation
From R&B Sideman To World’s Most Electrifying Guitarist
Across 4 Hours of Rare & Unreleased Tracks On 5 Disc (4 CD/1 DVD) Boxed Set
Legacy Recordings and Experience Hendrix LLC are proud to announce the highly-anticipated release of West Coast Seattle Boy – The Jimi Hendrix Anthology, featuring more than four hours of rare and previously unreleased Jimi Hendrix music on a 5 Disc (4 CD/1 DVD) deluxe box set, available Tuesday, November 16.
Jimi’s Music Performed In Concert by All-Star Line-Up This Fall
For the first time in its history, Experience Hendrix, the concert tour that has wowed audiences revisiting the music and inspiration of Jimi Hendrix featuring an all-star line up of music greats will be re-launched within a single calendar year.
This special two-hour portrait of the innovative guitarist reveals the man and the musician as never before. Using Hendrix’s own words to create a unique autobiographical journey, the film features letters, writings, and recordings from Hendrix’s private archive. Plus, fans will thrill to a soundtrack that includes such legendary Hendrix songs as “Purple Haze,” “Hey, Joe,” and “Fire,” plus rare material from live performances, studio recordings, and demos.
Experience Hendrix LLC & Legacy Recordings Launching Second Wave of Monumental Jimi Hendrix Catalog Project with Deluxe Editions of BBC Sessions, Live at Woodstock, Blues & MoreAug 9 2010
Legacy’s next round of titles from the artist Rolling Stone magazine called “the greatest guitarist of all time” will include deluxe editions of Jimi Hendrix Experience: BBC Sessions and Jimi Hendrix: Blues, his legendary Live At Woodstock performance, and Merry Christmas & A Happy New Year, the highly collectible Jimi Hendrix Christmas EP.
Personal items belonging to Jimi Hendrix arrived today accompanied by his sister, Janie Hendrix. The items include a colorful patchwork full-length leather coat, a leather necklace and a leather pouch. These are among the very few of the rock legend’s possessions sent home to his family from his apartment in New York after he died on Sept.
Paul McCartney paid musical tribute to rock and roll legend Jimi Hendrix at the Isle of Wight festival.
The Beatles icon performed a set of Hendrix’s hits, to mark the 40th anniversary of the rocker’s legendary performance at the festival, which was his last major event before he died.