Jimi Hendrix

Betty Davis, Legendary ’70’s Soul and Funk Singer, Has Died

Soul and funk trailblazer Betty Davis, who released three solo albums in the 1970s, has died at 77. Betty Davis,… Read More

February 9, 2022

Record Store Day 2021 Essentials: Black Friday Edition

A guide to this year's Record Store Day releases, featuring crucial compilations of hazed-out funk and soul rarites, bulked-up anniversary… Read More

November 24, 2021

An A.I. Program is Making “New” Songs by Dead Music Icons

A Toronto-based non-profit fed the songs of Amy Winehouse, Jimi Hendrix, Nirvana, and The Doors, to Google's Magenta A.I. program.… Read More

April 9, 2021

Here’s the Story of the 1970s Most Forgotten Funk Star

A new documentary tracks down funk prodigy Ike White. British producer Dan Vernon has tracked down one of the 1970s'… Read More

December 4, 2020

For Just $10,000, You Can Complete Your Jimi Hendrix Cosplay

The Jimi Hendrix signature guitars are part of an "Inspired By Hendrix" series. On Thursday, the guitar manufacturer Gibson announced… Read More

November 19, 2020

Watch The Trailer for a Documentary on Jimi Hendrix’s Butchered ‘Rainbow Bridge’ Film

The 1970 concert was filmed at the foot of an active volcano in Maui, Hawaii. A new documentary will tell… Read More

September 12, 2020

Hear Tupac Bars Over Jimi Hendrix Riffs on Flowervillain’s New ‘Not Dead’ Mash-Up

The mash-up maestro steps into the new decade with a psychedelic treatment. Enigmatic mash-up specialist, Flowervillain, has returned with a… Read More

January 5, 2020

Jimi Hendrix’s Legendary Fillmore East Performances Released in Full for The First Time Ever

All four of the guitar god's Fillmore East sets are finally unearthed in a new box-set. Jimi Hendrix's four-set run… Read More

November 23, 2019

New Jimi Hendrix Album With Unreleased Songs Coming Next Year

Following what would have been his 75th birthday, the release of an album of unreleased Jimi Hendrix music next year… Read More

December 6, 2017

The White Erasure And Black Reclaiming Of Jimi Hendrix

On September 18, 1970, at the young age of 27, Jimi Hendrix's four-year mainstream music career ended on an abrupt… Read More

November 27, 2017

New York Residents Petition To Honor Jimi Hendrix With His Very Own Street

A group of New York residents is hoping to get a block in Manhattan's Greenwich Village named after Jimi Hendrix.… Read More

October 3, 2017