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Watch Andre 3000 Portray Jimi Hendrix in First ‘Jimi: All is By My Side’ Trailer

While Outkast is currently reunited for a globe-spanning festival tour, band member Andre 3000 (AKA Andre Benjamin) is getting added exposure thanks to the release of the first trailer from upcoming feature film, Jimi: All is By My Side, a biopic starring the rapper in the titular role of Jimi Hendrix.

07/07/2014

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Check Out Andre 3000 As Jimi Hendrix in ‘All Is By My Side’ Clip

A scene from the upcoming Hendrix biopic has just surfaced.

03/06/2014

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Janis Joplin, Jimi Hendrix, James Brown To Be Features On Upcoming Stamps

So will Steve Jobs, Wilt Chamberlin and Johnny Carson.

02/25/2014

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The Final Interview Of Jimi Hendrix Gets Animated

Exactly a week prior to his death, Hendrix gave his final interview to Keith Altham in London. The interview has been animated as part of the PBS Digital Series ‘Blank On Blank.’

02/04/2014

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Jimi Hendrix Biopic Starring Outkast’s Andre 3000 To Debut At SXSW

The film doesn’t have any Hendrix compositions, but uses songs that Jimi covered.

01/31/2014

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Experience Hendrix Tour 2014 to Include Zakk Wylde, Bootsy Collins, Buddy Guy

The tour is set to kick off March 11 in Dallas and run through April 3’s Detroit show.

11/18/2013

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Interview: Bob Smeaton, Director of the Jimi Hendrix Documentary ‘Hear My Train A Comin”

The new doc isn’t so insider-y that it would alienate people who haven’t studied Hendrix’s life and music. As Smeaton says, “It gives a good overview, it touches on each of the albums. If this makes kids who have a Jimi t-shirt go out and get the records, then we’ve done our job.”

11/04/2013

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Jimi Hendrix Statue Vandalized, Two Arrests Made

Two men are in custody for their alleged connection in the defacing of Seattle’s Jimi Hendrix statue on Capitol Hill. The vandalism comes on the 43rd anniversary of his death.

09/19/2013

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The Animals’ Eric Burdon On How Gorbachev, Hendrix & Chuck Berry Have Inspired His Music

Like most legendary rockers from the British Invasion, Eric Burdon and his then-band, the Animals, were profoundly influenced by Chuck Berry. Burdon says that Berry’s influence on him and his band took an unusual form, resulting in: a) a song that bears no resemblance to Berry’s music, yet remains one of the Animals’ most enduring hits and, b) advice that Burdon probably should have taken.

07/10/2013

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Jimi Hendrix’s Attempt To Record With Paul McCartney Revealed In 1969 Telegram

Regarding your mental health, it’s never good to look back in time and wonder what might have been. But the possibility of Jimi Hendrix, Paul McCartney, Miles Davis and Tony Williams recording an LP together […]

05/16/2013

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