Jimi Hendrix

Prince's Purple Boots and Jimi Hendrix Rare Guitar Is Going Up for Auction

While few will ever be able to play guitar like Jimi Hendrix or Prince, you can certainly try to look the part. Clothing, instruments, and other items from the legendary artists are set to go up for auction on August 8th.
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Eddie Vedder, Red Hot Chili Peppers Cover Hendrix, Prince

Eddie Vedder and the Red Hot Chili Peppers teamed up for some epic covers during a fun night of music in Los Angeles. The Pearl Jam frontman joined Anthony Kiedis and company for Jimi Hendrix ’s version of “All Along the Watchtower” and Prince ’s “Purple Rain.” The performances took place during...
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Woodstock at 50: 7 Performers Who Are No Longer With Us

It has been 50 years since just a few more people than expected made a pilgrimage to the middle of nowhere in upstate New York for Woodstock. By the time the music and arts festival that lasted parts of four days was over, an estimated 400,000+ had unknowingly taken part of history. From August 15-...
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SDSU Researcher Names A New Plant After Jimi Hendrix

A new plant, found in Baja California, Mexico, has been christened Dudleya Hendrixii (aka "Hendrix's liveforever") after senior biologist and SDSU alum Mark Dodero was rocking out to the Jimi Hendrix song "Voodoo Child" in the field. Unfortunately, the plant is in danger. San Diego State says its...
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Watch Dave Matthews and Michael J. Fox Cover Jimi Hendrix Tune

Actor Michael J. Fox joined Dave Matthews on stage November 12 during an annual benefit for his foundation to perform a cover of the Jimi Hendrix classic "All Along The Watchtower" and the clip can be seen below. The benefit, titled "A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to Cure Parkinson's: An Evening...
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Zakk Wylde, Buddy Guy Lead "Experience Hendrix Tour" Lineup

Zakk Wylde, Buddy Guy, Jonny Lang, Kenny Wayne Shepherd and Dweezil Zappa are among many other musicians set to participate in the multi-artist "Experience Hendrix Tour" celebrating the music and legacy of Jimi Hendrix. The tour will begin February 17, 2017 in Portand, OR and continues through late...
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