James Marshall Hendrix, better known as Jimi Hendrix, is an American guitarist, author, songwriter and singer who founded the Anglo-American group “The Jimi Hendrix Experience”, active from 1966 to 1970. Despite a short career of four years , he is considered one of the greatest players of electric guitar of the twentieth century. He will die on September 18, 1970 in London, but will leave behind a memorable print. In 2018, the artist is still talking about him by unveiling one of his last post-mortem treasures.
“Both Sides of the Sky”
Forty-seven years after his death, Jimi Hendrix still makes us travel by leaving behind an album entitled “Both Sides of the Sky”. On sale since March 9, it contains an unpublished track and more well-known titles reworked in different versions.
It is Legacy, in charge of the catalog of Sony Music, which publishes this incredible collection of thirteen songs. With three albums recorded in the studio and one in public, Jimmy Hendrix has given hundreds of concerts and spent a lot of time creating and recording. The result is a large amount of recordings that delight fans of one of the most innovative artists of popular music.
You can listen to the new songs “Mannish Boy” and “Hear my train coming” below and to download the full album it’s here .
Appreciated for his talent, many artists were inspired by his creations. Sheet music is also available for sale on websites or in instrument shops. If you are a novice, you can also learn guitar online and take back the treasures of the famous guitarist yourself.
“Both Sides of the Sky” is presented as the latest volume of an unpublished trilogy with “Valleys of Neptune” and “People, Hell and Angels”. Will the hero of the guitar still be so successful with this new publication?
This album is intended primarily for the most discerning amateurs to compare versions of different songs with those published in the past. No doubt it will appeal to all young guitar enthusiasts, whether electric or classical.
His latest albums have accumulated, according to the website of the daily Ouest-France, over a million sales. For Eddy, music producer and sound engineer, this album would be Jimi Hendrix’s latest album. But no one can promise that in a few years there will be no more …