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Woodstock Will Return This Summer to Help Your Freak Flag Fly

Michael Lang, the organiser of the original Woodstock, is bringing the festival back for a three-day 50th anniversary celebration in August.


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.


Inside the Lawsuit Over Jimi Hendrix Wine, Weed

If you’re trying to complete your collection of Jimi’s Wines, you might want to stock up on those bottles of Hey Joe Merlot soon.


A Purplish Haze: The Science Fiction Vision of Jimi Hendrix

Fifty years ago, Hendrix combined his longtime love of sci-fi with his guitar-shredding abilities on "Purple Haze," blasting him into the superstardom stratosphere.


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


Kanye West’s “Ultralight Beam” Soundtracks a Film About Black Spiritual Power

Inside the sampled world of filmmaker and cinematographer Arthur Jafa’s 'Love Is The Message, The Message Is Death,' on view at Gavin Brown's Enterprise in Harlem.


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

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


The First Days of Woodstock

Photographer Baron Wolman documented the hippie love fest for Rolling Stone magazine.


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.


Valentine's Day Hangover? Try Hoverboard Porn: Last Week in Art

And Johnny Depp as Donald Trump signals a happy President's Day for all!


Coming Soon: A Jimi Hendrix Museum

Hendrix's old apartment in London will become a permanent museum, where you can chill in his living room and see cool memorabilia.


We Asked Musicians in Their 20s What They Think of the '27 Club'

What do Brodinski, Zola Jesus, Bobby Brackins and more think of their impending 27th birthdays?