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Jimi: All Is By My Side

Opens Friday, Sep 26, 2014 Synopsis: André Benjamin steps into the role of Jimi Hendrix in this biopic set during 1966-67, as the iconic rocker rose from playing backup guitar at New York's Cheetah Club to igniting the Monterey Pop Festival with a scorching performance that would go down as one of the most memorable in rock-and-roll history. Imogen Poots and Hayley Atwell co-star in a film written and directed by Oscar-winning 12 Years a Slave screenwriter John Ridley. ~ Jeremy Wheeler, Rovi Cast: Andre 3000, Imogen Poots, Ashley Charles, Hayley Atwell Movie Details Play Trailer Buy Tickets Movie Review

Sound bytes: Jimmy Hendrix, Valleys of Neptune

...possible track recorded by HendrixWHAT TO EXPECT: Also-rans and retreads from the Hendrix vaultBACKGROUND: When Jimi Hendrix died in 1970, he had released three studio albums. In the four decades since his passing, the number of studio albums...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/going-out/music/2010-03-17/sound-bytes-ji
Applause | Music | Things to Do
Hendrix provides insight into parents

...unusual sources. Still, I wouldn't have expected Jimi Hendrix to be one of my history teachers. When I was younger...anything more than, well, my parents. Similarly, Jimi Hendrix, until recently, was simply the name on a number of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/09/07/xtr_427847.shtml
Xtreme
Super Bowl commercials offer pitches for beer, blades and more

...funny beer pitches, a young Jimi Hendrix - and lots of references to male...imagined the day an 11-year-old Jimi Hendrix contemplates an electric guitar...envisions a 1953 day when a young Jimi Hendrix munches a slice of pizza and buys...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/02/03/bus_403183.shtml
Business
Nashville's forgotten R&B heritage part of new CD set, exhibit

...played in the same Nashville nightclubs where guitarist Jimi Hendrix and saxophonist Hank Crawford cut their musical teeth...clip from one of them, "Night Train," shows a young Jimi Hendrix bobbing and swaying with his guitar behind a duo called...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/03/08/mus_408100.shtml
Music
A look at the 20th Century: 1970

...the fatal drug overdoses of rock 'n' roll legends Jimi Hendrix and Janis Joplin. It was 1970, a year that would be...half-staff on campus. Sept. 18: Rock music star Jimi Hendrix dies from a drug and alcohol overdose. Janice Joplin...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/09/11/met_269884.shtml
Metro
Orthodox Jew rocker riffs guitar into the mainstream

...Village Voice once did. It's an honor to be compared to Jimi Hendrix, he recently told adoring fans at the nightclub Tramps...the radio. He doesn't read music. "I grew up on Jimi Hendrix. I grew up on Oriental music. I grew up on Arabic...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/07/25/ent_234300.shtml
Things to Do
VH1 polls artists to select best rock 'n' roll musicians

...the Rolling Stones top the list. Jimi Hendrix, Led Zeppelin and Bob Dylan fill...guitar player that doesn't worship Jimi Hendrix or drummer that doesn't worship...Beatles 2. The Rolling Stones 3. Jimi Hendrix 4. Led Zeppelin 5. Bob Dylan...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/03/15/ent_224153.shtml
Things to Do
You won't find rocks at these Rock museums

...Project, the Seattle-based museum that's a shrine to Jimi Hendrix and other Seattle musicians. But you can see bits of...among other things, the final performance of the Jimi Hendrix Experience. - An autographed Bruce Springsteen guitar...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/12/30/ent_329949.shtml
Things to Do
Music by Turner: Not all shows cancel or cost too much

...County fans have been asking us to do it for years.Number 9 will perform '60s and '70s tunes from musicians including Jimi Hendrix, CCR, The Rolling Stones, The Band, Otis Redding, Marvin Gaye, and even some choice Led Zeppelin. Dr. Rob Foster...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-04-30/music-turner-not-all-