Steven Roby, Brad Schreiber
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Becoming Jimi Hendrix: From Southern Crossroads to Psychedelic London
17 Oct 2010 // 5:00 PM

Private Billy Cox stood near an open window of Service Club 1, where he heard a solo guitar playing in a wildly unique manner, as if Beethoven and John Lee Hooker had merged. The guitarist: Private Jimi Hendrix.


Jimi Hendrix, the Patron Saint of Alt-Blackness
11 Nov 2010 // 4:00 PM

Forty years after his death, Jimi Hendrix looms larger - and deeper - than ever within the black cultural pantheon. Even though he wasn't really 'black'.

//Mixed media

Notes, Hoaxes, and Jokes: Silkworm's 'Lifestyle' - "Ooh La La"

// Sound Affects

"Lifestyle's penultimate track eases the pace and finds fresh nuance and depth in a rock classic, as Silkworm offer their take on the Faces' "Ooh La La".

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