Jimi hendrix - purple haze / 51st anniversary

The following Jimi Hendrix discography lists all significant Hendrix albums/CDs. It does not attempt to list bootlegs. I've rated each album from a songwriter/musician's perspective. In other words, I've rated the album for it's artistic prowess--not on its sales accomplishments. If you're a songwriter or musician (or a hard-core Hendrix fan), then start collecting the albums with a "5" rating first. If you are a looking for an introduction to Hendrix, check out my Essential List of Jimi Hendrix CDs. Other items of interest: List of Essential Jimi Hendrix CDs
List of Jimi Hendrix Bootleg CDs
Jimi Hendrix Compliations Discography Also, If you really like Jimi Hendrix, you should check out some of my original songs ...Hendrix was a huge musical influence on my guitar playing. Rating

In addition to songs planned for a fourth studio album, numerous demos, studio outtakes /alternate takes, and jams have been released. [14] Albums of concert performances and compilations focusing on various aspects of Hendrix's work have been issued. From 1970 to 1992, his record companies Reprise Records in the US and Track Records / Polydor Records in the UK continued to handle his recordings. [14] MCA Records took over in 1992, during the controversial tenure of subsequent producer Alan Douglas . [2] Since 2010, Sony/Legacy Recordings has been distributing the releases produced by Experience Hendrix. [15] Besides legitimate releases, a large number of bootleg and grey market albums have appeared over the years. [16] Many of these have been reissued several times with different album titles, packaging, and song titles. [17] Some purporting to feature Hendrix as a sideman have been shown to be fake. [18] [19] To meet the demand, Dagger Records was established in 1998 to issue "official bootlegs" of albums "that don't meet the technical recording criteria" [20] and standards for mainstream release. [21] These have included live recordings from various points in his career as well as demo and rehearsal recordings. [2]

It was in a New York club that Hendrix was spotted by Animals bassist Chas Chandler . The first lineup of the Animals was about to split, and Chandler , looking to move into management, convinced Hendrix to move to London and record as a solo act in England. There a group was built around Jimi , also featuring Mitch Mitchell on drums and Noel Redding on bass, that was dubbed the Jimi Hendrix Experience . The trio became stars with astonishing speed in the ., where "Hey Joe," "Purple Haze," and "The Wind Cries Mary" all made the Top Ten in the first half of 1967. These tracks were also featured on their debut album, Are You Experienced , a psychedelic meisterwerk that became a huge hit in the . after Hendrix created a sensation at the Monterey Pop Festival in June of 1967.

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