Lecture 26-Hendrix_1

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    Rock Music History Lecture 26 Jimi Hendrix Music Mondays!!
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    Psychedelic Rock Artists Jimi Hendrix (1942-1970) Career highlights • Early professional years 1964-1966  at the Café Wha! Greenwich Village » Chas Chandler becomes manager and convinced Hendrix to move to  London 1966 – Moved to London » Impact on the London scene (particularly guitarists) – Formation of Jimi Hendrix Experience   • 1967  – First album release  Are You Experienced? » Hit songs:  Hey Joe The Wind Cries Mary Purple Haze   – Monterey Pop Festival » Success of performance was the launching pad for his professional career  in America – Second album release  Axis Bold As Love
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    Psychedelic Rock Artists Jimi Hendrix (1942-1970) Career highlights 1968  – Disbands  Jimi Hendrix Experience – Third album release  Electric Ladyland » Extended song lengths and extended improvisation 1969 Band of Gypsys Billy Cox – Woodstock Festival • September 18, 1970 dies of asphyxiation while intoxicated 
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This note was uploaded on 04/13/2008 for the course MUS U111 taught by Professor Landgrebe during the Spring '08 term at Northeastern.

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