Jimi Hendrix

Tweet Many of you, my readers, are audiophiles like myself. I love music and I go out of my way to buy updated, deluxe, and special editions of albums by my favorite artists so I can get bonus tracks and better quality recordings when possible. Unfortunately, lately, I’ve found that multiple record companies and music […]

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Chris Elliott on September 12th, 2010

Tweet Well, I’ve been waiting this information for a long time.  The tracklist for the West Coast Seattle Boy – The Jimi Hendrix Anthology release! UPDATE:  I’ve updated the cover art as well as added some commentary throughout about this release. Also, I’ve seen several sites on the Internet that have track-listings up for this album which are not […]

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Chris Elliott on May 11th, 2010

Tweet This album was released the same year that the First Rays Of The New Rising Sun album came out in 1997.  It represents a variety of unreleased and alternate tracks spanning Jimi Hendrix’ entire career. Next to the title of each song, you will find a parentheses that states the song type whether it be an […]

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Chris Elliott on May 10th, 2010

Tweet The last album that Jimi authorized prior to his death, Band Of Gypsys, is also an album of much controversy.  Recorded to satisfty a recording contract that Jimi signed prior to meeting Chas Chandler and forming The Jimi Hendrix Experience.  Buddy Miles replaces Mitch Mitchell on drums and Billy Cox replaces Noel Redding on […]

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Chris Elliott on May 10th, 2010

Tweet Christmas music from Jimi Hendrix? Yep, it’s true. I was in shock when I found out about this CD years ago and it doesn’t disappoint. Although it’s more a single rather than an album. There are two tracks with a third track representing an extended version of one of these. Little Drummer Boy / […]

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Chris Elliott on May 10th, 2010

Tweet Again, I’m not one to get into singles too much, especially vinyl but Experience Hendrix put a bonus track that I just had to have on this release which isn’t available the Valleys Of Neptune album titled Cat Talking To Me. Valleys Of Neptune – Valleys Of Neptune is an excellent sounding track that […]

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Chris Elliott on May 10th, 2010

Tweet I know, review a CD single? Am I nuts? Actually, no. This CD single is worth hunting down if you can find it. This CD single was limited to a one time pressing of 15,000 units and was only available at Walmart. I was lucky enough to find two at the local location here […]

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Chris Elliott on May 9th, 2010

Tweet First Rays Of The New Rising Sun is the album that Jimi Hendrix was working on at the time of his death.  His intention was to create a double album much like Electric Ladyland.  This album represents the complete departure of Chas Chandler who was present on some of the Electric Ladyland work.  While […]

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Chris Elliott on May 9th, 2010

Tweet Electric Ladyland is the third album by The Jimi Hendrix Experience.  Packed with experimental songs and longer tracks as a result of the departure of producer Chas Chandler from the previous two albums, this album shows Jimi at his most creative. This review is on the 2010 re-issue of Electric Ladyland which also includes […]

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Chris Elliott on May 8th, 2010

Tweet Axis: Bold As Love is the sophomore album from The Jimi Hendrix Experience.  This album cemented The Jimi Hendrix Experience’s place in rock and roll history and proved that they weren’t just one album and done rockers. The songs proved the worth of Jimi Hendrix as a song writer and the consistency of his […]

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