Italian guitarist Fabrizio Sotti drops a gorgeous cover of the Jimi Hendrix track “The Wind Cries Mary” featuring Melanie Fiona. The song comes from his new LP Right Now, dropping May 14th. The LP features guest appearances from Shaggy, Ice-T, Res, M-1 of dead prez and more. Along with the Hendrix cover, Sotti touches tracks from Pink Floyd, Bob Marley, U2, Zucchero and Cesaria Évora. Fabrizio Sotti will be celebrating the arrival of the LP with two album release shows at NYC’s Blue Note on May 14th and 15th. Check the track featuring Melanie Fiona below. Scroll down to check out some behind-the-scenes footage of Sotti in the studio.


  • VoodooChild

    After that awful Janelle Monae cover of Little Wing a bit ago (no disrespect to Janelle) this is some goooooood stuff. Real interesting take.

  • Gina

    I prefer Janelle Monae’s cover over this. They changed Jimi’s song too much here.. it doesn’t even sound similar to him anymore.

  • Ian

    Cool song, great visuals

  • I like it….p.s. your zia is cool!