[lastfm]Jimi Hendrix[/lastfm] died on September 18th, 1970 making this year the 40th anniversary of his death. Our friends in Detroit sat down with Brad Schreiber, co-author of Becoming Jimi Hendrix: From Southern Crossroads to Psychedelic […]
After years of hard drinking and cocaine abuse, the great guitarist [lastfm]Stevie Ray Vaughan[/lastfm] got himself clean and sober in October 1986. He was 32. Acknowledging that he’d hit rock bottom, the quiet bluesman once […]
A corner of Brook Street, in London’s Mayfair, is being turned into a prime destination for music history enthusiasts. Twenty-five Brook Street already hosts a museum dedicated to 18th century composer George Frideric Handel, who […]
[lastfm]Jimi Hendrix[/lastfm]‘s Flying V guitar is among items gathered together to celebrate his time living in London, where he first found fame. The “Flying Angel” Gibson Flying V guitar is the one on which he […]
Clothing, mementoes and handwritten lyrics belonging to [lastfm]Jimi Hendrix[/lastfm] are going on display at his former London home to mark the 40th anniversary of his death. The guitarist lived during the late 1960s in an […]
As part of his headlining performance at this year’s Isle of Wight Festival, [lastfm]Paul McCartney [/lastfm]paid tribute to legendary guitarist [lastfm]Jimi Hendrix[/lastfm], who gave a historic performance at the U.K. fest in 1970.