The Jimi Hendrix Experience

The Jimi Hendrix Experience recorded “Hey Joe” for their 1967 debut album Are You Experienced? Arthur Lee of Love claims that it was his band’s version that introduced Hendrix to the composition. Chas Chandler who discovered Hendrix and managed his group wanted them to record “Hey Joe” because of theirContinue Reading

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Jimi Hendrix’s famous Monterey Pop and Woodstock performances will be immortalized with bobbleheads coming out this summer.  The Jimi Hendrix estate and Kollectico have partnered to create the toys. The Monterrey Pop bobblehead is modeled after Ed Caraeff’s photo of Hendrix setting his guitar on fire. Janie Hendrix, CEO ofContinue Reading

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Yoko Ono and Janie Hendrix will help launch a new music channel called the Coda Collection. Sony Music Entertainment is behind the service that will host new music films, rare concert footage and premiere new documentaries. The channel will launch on February 21st 2021 with over 100 titles including Money,Continue Reading

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A post office in the Seattle area has been named in honor of Jimi Hendrix. Legislators signed a bill two weeks ago to rename the Renton Highland Post Office the James Marshall “Jimi” Hendrix Post Office. Hendrix grew up in Seattle and was a touring guitarist before he embarked on aContinue Reading

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