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5 Songs Jimi Hendrix Should Have Covered

What if Jimi Hendrix hadn’t died? What songs would he have put his signature stamp on? Here are five songs we would have loved to hear Hendrix cover had he not fallen victim to the “27 Club.”

07/05/2012

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Andre 3000 Covers The Beatles And Muddy Waters For Jimi Hendrix Biopic

Andre 3000 will be tackling some of music’s most revered artists while playing the role of Jimi Hendrix in the biopic, All Is By My Side. The Outkast lyricist will be performing legendary songs by the Beatles, Muddy Waters, Elmore James, and others.

07/05/2012

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Happy 4th of July: 8 Classic Songs About America

As we prepare for the 4th of July, let’s go beyond “God Bless the U.S.A.” and “America the Beautiful” to examine a few classic tracks that celebrate and capture the essence of our complicated nation.

07/03/2012

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Jimi Hendrix “Jimi Plays Berkeley” Reissue On The Way

The folks at ExperienceHendrix are preparing a couple of new reissues to celebrate what would havebeen Jimi Hendrix’s 70th birthday.

06/01/2012

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Jimi Hendrix Biopic May Not Be Happening, Says Janie Hendrix

Just a few days ago, it was reported that a Jimi Hendrix biopic titled All Is By My Side, starring hip-hop artist Andre 3000 of OutKast, was scheduled to begin shooting in Ireland this month

05/10/2012

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Rock Flashback: Huey Lewis and the News

The artists we revere the most tend to be the most serious ones. [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Bob Dylan[/lastfm], poet of a generation. [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Jimi Hendrix[/lastfm], guitar god. [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]John Lennon[/lastfm], philosopher. There’s nothing wrong with that. Being […]

10/17/2011

The Top Ten THIS WEEK in 1970

The largest rock festival of all time will be held in just a couple of weeks on the Isle of Wight.  East Afton Farm off the coast of England will host 600,000 rock and roll […]

08/13/2011

Rock Flashback: Beyond “Brown Sugar”

As we noted earlier this week, “Brown Sugar” by [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]the Rolling Stones[/lastfm] hit the Billboard Hot 100 forty years ago. It was the highest-debuting song of the week. A couple of the other new songs […]

05/07/2011

Videos: Classic Hits Musicians Of Mexican Descent

Cinco De Mayo is traditionally a day to commemorate the Mexican army’s victory over French forces at the Battle of Puebla on May 5, 1862. In the States, however, Cinco De Mayo has taken on […]

05/05/2011

Rolling Stone Readers Pick The TOP TEN SONGS of the SIXTIES!!

The 60’s had to be one of the greatest, if not THE greatest decade in Rock ‘n’ Roll History.  Of the literally thousands of songs that made the charts from 1960 through 1969, readers of […]

04/13/2011

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