Jimi Hendrix

Rock revolution

Jimi hendrix-"Music doesn't lie. If there is something to be changed in this world, then it can only happen through music"

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(Jimi Hendrix) James Marshall

James Marshall was born November 27, 1942 and died September 18, 1970

Jimi Hendrix was a american rock guitarist, known for his songs like Purple Haze and Voodoo Chile. Jimi Hendrix had influenced rock culture drastically even though his career lasted 4 years. Jimi Hendrix

Jimi Hendrix's rise to fame

Jimi Hendrix father bought him his first guitar, a secondhand acoustic that cost five dollars, when he was 16.A year later, he bought Jimi an electric guitar, a Supro Ozark 1560 S, and he joined the Rocking Kings. Jimi's first gig with them was at a National Guard.

albums

The kings jam

1967


Electric lady

1968


The cry of love

1971


Experience

1971


Rainbow ridge

1971


Isle of wight

1971


Henrix in west

1971


These five song were after Jimi Hendrix death.

Jimi Hendrix & B.B.King - The Kings Jam - 01 - Like A Rolling Stone

Jimi hendrix's impact on music culture

"44 Years Later, Jimi Hendrix Is Still the Most Influential Guitarist of All Time"-Music.Mic.com

Jimi Hendrix expanded the range and vocabulary of the electric guitar into areas where no musician had ever ventured before. Many would claim him to be the greatest guitarist ever to pick up the instrument. At the very least his creative motivation , technical ability and painterly application of such effects as wah-wah and distortion forever transformed the sound of rock and roll.