Jimi Hendrix

JACK’s Inside Track: Greatest Guitarists of All Time

Where would JACK FM be without the Almighty Axe turned up to 11? Probaby doin’ hog reports and playin’ Polka on the weekends…I love the accordion.


JACK’s Inside Track: Jimi Hendrix

Jimi Hendrix lives in ME! Well, not really…but our astrological existences are forever linked. Jeez, now I sound like Marnie from Moon Goddess Emporium on True Blood…


Jimi Hendrix Died 40 Years Ago, And We’re Still Finding Facts We Never Knew

[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 […]


Remembering Stevie Ray Vaughan on the 20th Anniversary of His Untimely Death

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 […]


Exhibition Opens at Jimi Hendrix’s Old Flat

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 […]


Jimi Hendrix Gibson Flying V Guitar On Display

[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 […]


Hendrix Items On Show In His Former London Home

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 […]


Paul McCartney Honors Jimi Hendrix At Isle Of Wight

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.