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You're Such a Lovely Audience: 'Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band'
22 May 2017 // 9:30 PM

Celebrating Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band with a little help from their friends; Jimi Hendrix, Stevie Wonder, Joe Cocker, Neil Young and the Mona Lisa Twins.

Textbook Oppositions and Alternatives: Re-Thinking the Role of Race in '60s Rock and Soul Music
15 Mar 2012 // 6:00 PM

Black rock musicians like Jimi Hendrix, Sly Stone, and Arthur Lee (Love), as well as white soul musicians in the racially integrated bands playing on recordings of singers like Aretha Franklin and Wilson Pickett, existed during the '60s. So why is rock and soul so black and white?

//Reviews

Howard Sounes' '27' Has That Train Wreck Kind of Appeal
27 Jan 2014 // 2:05 AM

This is an exhaustive, if exhausting analysis of the debauchery and bad decisions that link the most famous members of the "27 Club".

Jimi Hendrix: People, Hell & Angels
7 Mar 2013 // 5:06 PM

For Hendrix enthusiasts, and the historical record, this latest (and hopefully not last) installment is priceless in its way.

//Blogs

Jimi Hendrix's Spiritual High
4 Nov 2015 // 2:19 AM

As the world went to Hell in 1970, Jimi Hendrix took his listeners to Heaven.

Counterbalance No. 130a: The Jimi Hendrix Experience's 'Axis: Bold as Love'
19 Jul 2013 // 1:00 AM

White collared conservative flashing down the street, pointing their plastic fingers at me. They're hoping soon my kind will drop and die, but I'm gonna wave my freak flag high, high—listening to the 130th acclaimed album of all time.

//News

Honoring Jimi Hendrix, One Solo at a Time
29 Mar 2017 // 7:00 AM

Jimi Hendrix was only 27 when he died in 1970, but his stratospheric impact still reverberates throughout the rock ranks.

André 3000’s Jimi Hendrix biopic underway without estate support
14 May 2012 // 2:35 AM

LOS ANGELES — When it was announced that André Benjamin — better known as Outkast’s André 3000 — would be portraying legendary guitarist Jimi Hendrix in a biopic,

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NYFF 2017: 'Mudbound'

// Notes from the Road

"Dee Rees’ churning and melodramatic epic follows two families in 1940s Mississippi, one black and one white, and the wars they fight abroad and at home.

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