jimi hendrix

8.15.19

A Radio Station Is Streaming Woodstock ’69 in Full This Weekend

Philadelphia’s WXPN will be airing the festival’s entire archived audio in real time, including the concerts, rain delays, and stage announcements.

10.31.18

We Asked Mediums to Ask Dead People What the Scariest Halloween Costume Is

Between a blond woman from former Yugoslavia named Karen, a World War I veteran with great posture, and Jimi Hendrix, the dead had a lot to say.

2.21.17

Gucci Mane Told Marilyn Manson He Wants to Be More Like the Flaming Lips

The Atlanta superstar also wants elements of Jimi Hendrix and Liberace in his repertoire

11.13.16

The Trippy Life of the LSD Manufacturer Who ‘Helped Create the 60s’

Augustus Owsley Stanley III was the LSD chemist and audio maestro who not only created the Grateful Dead's "Wall of Sound" and inspired the band's dancing bear iconography, but also created the drugs that sparked the "spirit of that era."

4.22.16

Covers, Classics, and Tributes: Expert Witness with Robert Christgau

The Dean reviews releases from Gary Lucas, Del McCoury, Jimi Hendrix, Willie Nelson, and Loretta Lynn.

3.29.16

I Got High at Jimi Hendrix's House to See if His Spirit Would Possess Me

I used to have long hair and wear bad jeans, so people always thought I'd be into Hendrix. But I never was. So I went to his house to see if I could find the magic.

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1.30.15

New England vs. Seattle: Who Will Win the Super Bowl (of Music)?

Determine who will win Super Bowl XLIX by voting for which team has the best music.

10.2.14

Jimi Hendrix, Behind the Music

The new Jimi Hendrix biopic starring André 3000 in the lead role succeeds despite the potentially fatal flaw of failing to secure the rights to the rock legend's music.

9.26.14

We Talked to the Designer of 'Jimi: All Is by My Side,' Starring André 3000

Focusing on one year in Hendrix's, this long-awaited biopic takes a look at the artist's rise to fame and acclaim, and the demons that haunted him.

4.18.14

SebastiAn Sexualizes Charlotte Gainbourg’s Already Super Sexual Jimi Hendrix Cover

The French DJ remixes the singer’s version of “Hey Joe” and it’s très hot.

9.19.13

Alice Cooper's Dead Drunk Friends

I first met Alice at a party in the mid-1970s. It was really one of those, “I’m not worthy” moments. Alice was someone I truly respected, mostly because he’d made it on his own terms by driving a stake through the heart of the peace and love generation.

5.9.12

Ron Galella Hates Gang Bangs

Before the concept of paparazzi became what it is today, Ron Galella was sneaking into parties via dumbwaiters, snapping shots of Madonna and Bowie dancing post-rails at Studio 54.