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Rock Chronology #85: Voodoo Child

“Voodoo Child (Slight Return)”, The Jimi Hendrix Experience, 1968. It doesn’t get any better than this. This song comes from the amazing, chart-topping, double album Electric Ladyland. This was the last album made by The Jimi Hendrix Experience, and it … Continue reading

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Rock Chronology #77: Crosstown Traffic

“Crosstown Traffic”, The Jimi Hendrix Experience, 1968. Here is another single from the double album Electric Ladyland. While the single only peaked at #52 in the US and #37 in the UK, the album peaked at #1 in the US … Continue reading

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Rock Chronology #69: All Along The Watchtower

“All Along The Watchtower”, The Jimi Hendrix Experience, 1968. When a band you love releases a double album it’s like Christmas morning, and the Beatles were not the only one to release a double album. This song is from Electric … Continue reading

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Rock Chronology #61: Little Wing

“Little Wing”, The Jimi Hendrix Experience, 1967. The Jimi Hendrix Experience actually released two albums in 1967. Yes, that’s right, the same year that they made their American debut at the Monterey Pop Festival, they also released TWO albums. (Not … Continue reading

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Rock Chronology #53: Foxy Lady

“Foxy Lady”, The Jimi Hendrix Experience, 1967. Here’s another single from the amazing Are You Experienced Album. I’ve had several people tell me that whenever they hear this song, they think of the movie Wayne’s World. Enjoy!

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Rock Chronology #43: Fire

“Fire”, The Jimi Hendrix Experience, 1967. Here’s another single from the Are You Experienced? album. The song is called “Fire”, but some might think of it as “Let Me Stand Next To Your Fire”.

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Rock Chronology #38: Wind Cries Mary

“Wind Cries Mary”, The Jimi Hendrix Experience, 1967. Here’s the next fantastic song off of the Are You Experienced album. The song reached #6 on the UK singles charts, but was released as a B side to “Purple Haze” in … Continue reading

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Rock Chronology #33: Purple Haze

“Purple Haze”, 1967, The Jimi Hendrix Experience. This is the first track on their album, Are You Experienced? It might also be the most iconic Jimi Hendrix song. At least it’s first one that I think of when someone mentions … Continue reading

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Rock Chronology #24: Hey Joe

“Hey Joe”, The Jimi Hendrix Experience, 1966. It’s time for Jimi. Jimi Hendrix is widely regarded as the greatest guitarist that ever lived. How does one become such a great guitarist? Well it turns out that he followed a path … Continue reading

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