News featuring Jimi Hendrix

The following news stories mention Jimi Hendrix. Stories are compiled from a hand-picked selection of popular music news sites based in Great Britain, Europe and the United States. Updated within the last hour.

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Wednesday 1st October

  • Tomás Doncker Band: Moanin' at Midnight: The Howlin' Wolf Project

    Here's an album that crackles with fresh mojo while maintaining the authentic vibe of the originals that inspired the project in the first place.

    Can an old dog be taught new tricks? When it comes to the blues, the answer has been proven affirmative time and time again. Led Zeppelin, Jimi Hendrix and the Rolling Stones reworked the blues masters to forge new frontiers in rock 'n' roll in the '60s, and artists who have cut their teeth on the blues have been doing it ever since. The Tomas Doncker Band out of New York City has joined the…

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Tuesday 30th September

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Tuesday 23rd September

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Thursday 28th August

  • Lili Haydn - "Elephant Trapeze (Welcome to LiliLand) (ft. Blake Mills)" (audio) (Premiere)

    The latest track from Lili Haydn, the "Jimi Hendrix of the violin", is the tantalizing opener to her latest studio record, Lililand.

    George Clinton (of the Parliament Funkadelic fame) once called violinist and songwriter Lili Haydn "the Jimi Hendrix of the violin", a compliment that's as accurate as it is superlative. Hadyn's skill with the bow and strings can be seen all throughout her latest outing, Lililand, which comprises 12 tracks that highlight her top-notch violin playing, honest lyricism, and musical creativity. (There's a particularly brooding cover of Led Zeppelin's "Kashmir", which takes to the violin quite…

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Wednesday 27th August

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