James Marshall “Jimi” Hendrix (1942-1970) was one of the most influential rock musicians of 20th century. In his hands the electric guitar was beyond anything people had ever dreamed of. He pioneered the sound of what we consider rock guitarists. The Rock and Roll hall of fame describes him as the "greatest instrumentalist in the history of rock music". He was self taught and received his first acoustic guitar at 16.
He was discovered in 1966 by Chas Chandler and moved to London, changed his name to Jimi and created the Jimi Hendrix Experience. This includes the songs “Purple Haze”, “The Wind Cries Mary”, and “Foxy Lady”.
In the summer of 69' when Jimi played an eccentric version of the “Star Spangled Banner”. He reformed the Jimi Hendrix Experience in 1970.
He died September 18, 1970 in London at age 27.
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