Jimi Hendrix

10 Amazing Star-Spangled Guitar Solos

There always comes a sense of pride for one's country every time the National Anthem is performed. That very same sense of pride seems to feel amplified whenever the Star-Spangled Banner is performed on the electric guitar. Ever since Jimi Hendrix first wowed everyone at Woodstock with his...
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50 Years Ago: Jimi Hendrix Sets His Guitar On Fire

There has been all sorts of memorable moments throughout rock n' roll that are forever etched into its history: Elvis ' signature dance, Ozzy Osbourne biting he head off a bat, and of course Jimi Hendrix lighting his guitar on fire. Fifty years ago today (March 31st, 2017) the Jimi Hendrix...
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The Last Words Of 10 Famous Rock Stars

Before someone dies, their last words grant them the opportunity to leave their final mark on the world before they pass away. According to clinical psychologist Dr. Linda Blair , "It's about whether you know you're going to go or not. If you do, you last words are more likely to impart something...
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A Little Jimi For Your Head #Local420Meeting

Do yourself a favor. Take four minutes to watch this brilliant video of The Jimi Hendrix Experience performing "Hey Joe" live in 1967. Youtuber Lulu xXX sent the original black and white video through Google’s Deep Dream software and meshed it with the work of French artist Moebius who was a huge...
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Author Barney Hoskyns New Book "Small Town Talk" Tells The Story Of Woodstock, New York And How It Influenced The Music Of The Sixties

During the 60's the town of Woodstock, NY went from being a sleepy little art colony in the Catskills to a refuge and source of inspiration for some of the most iconic musical artists of that decade. It's where Bob Dylan went to hide after his motorcycle accident and where he recorded The Basement...
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WWE Smackdown, Experience Hendrix, Vans Warpes Tour: The WAAF Word On The Street

Tuesday 3/22 WWE Smackdown is at The TD Garden in Boston. Experience Hendrix with Buddy Guy, Zakk Wylde, Kenny Wayne Shepherd and many others is at The Hanover Theater in Worcester tomorrow. Tickets go on sale today for The Vans Warped Tour at The Xfinity Center on July 13.
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The Harlem Globetrotters, WWE Smackdown, Experience Hendrix, Joe Satriani: The WAAF Word On The Street

Sunday 3/20 The Harlem Globetrotters are at The Dunkin Donuts Center in Providence. WWE Smackdown is at The TD Garden in Boston on Tuesday. Experience Hendrix with Buddy Guy , Zakk Wylde , Kenny Wayne Shepherd and many others is at The Hanover Theater in Worcester on Wednesday. Joe Satriani is at...
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Jimi Hendrix 'Would Have Pioneered Rap" Says His Producer

Often times we wonder what would happen if some of the members of the 27 Club had never passed away. How would modern music be different? How would the culture be different? If you ask Jimi Hendrix 's former producer Eddie Kramer , he would say that Jimi would have been one of the faces to pioneer...
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Jimi Hendrix's Estate Sues Music Shop Owner For $1 Million

An Arizona music shop owner is reportedly being sued by the estate of the late Jimi Hendrix for a whopping $1 Million dollars! Why you may ask? For the return of a guitar that was once owned by Hendrix. Rainbow Guitars is owned by Harvey Moltz in Tuscon, Arizona, who currently holds in his...
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True Tales Of Bloody Drunkenness With The Hollywood Vampires As Told By Alice Cooper

The Hollywood Vampires started out as somewhat of a social club for, according to Alice Cooper , "drinkers who could really drink" . The rule was, you had to out-drink everyone to get in. Cooper was so good at it he became the club's President. Just to give you an idea of how impressive that is,...
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