Jimi Hendrix always seemed to me like a really down to earth super nice guy. Here’s a photo of Hendrix signing autographs for some fans in 1968…
Archive | July, 2013
I need to find a little more information about this Jack White Blue Fender Telecaster Guitar. First of all, it’s beautiful but is it vintage??? What year?? Is it new??? Is it custom???
These rock stars thought it was cool to wear Nazi gear on stage. This rock star thought it was cool to wear this anti-nazi shirt. Cool without trying to be.
In 1991, the Red Hot Chili Peppers were about to drop their fifth and most successful album to date “Blood Sugar Sex Magik” but more importantly Anthony Kiedis took on a cameo roll in the cult classic movie “Point Break”.
At the height of Beatlemania, The Beatles song “She Loves You” was parodied in an episode of The Flinstones. In episode “The Hatrocks and The Gruesomes” that first aired on January 22, 1965.
Kurt never stated his preference between the rival state universities Washington Huskies or the Washington State Cougars but we did come across this photo of him wearing a Washington State University (WSU) “DAD” sweatshirt live in concert on November 16, 1991 at Teatro Verdi, Muggia, Italy.
We did a story about Black Sabbath’s Geezer Butler’s bass guitar sticker that proudly read, “Enjoy Cocaine”. Eric Clapton of course, took it to another level in 1977 when he covered a J.J. Cale song which he would make even more famous, “Cocaine”.
Lauryn Hill had five children with Rohan Marley, one of Bob Marley’s sons. She recorded her first and most successful album, The Miseducation of Lauren Hill at Marley’s Tuff Gong Studios in Jamaica. Another one of Bob Marley’s sons, Julian Marley added guitar to a track off the album “Forgive Them Father”.
Axis: Bold as Love, the second studio album by The Jimi Hendrix Experience was released in December of 1967. The record label chose an Indian based painting of the band for the cover because at the time, “All Things Indian” was the fad of the music world