1. Jimi Hendrix Estate Wins Appeal Over Unlicensed Merchandise

    January 30, 2014 3:47 AM EST 0 0 0 In a ruling that could be slightly disconcerting for entertainment studios, news outlets and others who have dealt with the confusing nature of publicity rights laws across the nation, the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals has given a victory to famous d ...

  2. Jimi Hendrix Estate Wins Appeal Over Unlicensed Merchandise

    January 30, 2014 3:47 AM EST In a ruling that could be slightly disconcerting for entertainment studios, news outlets and others who have dealt with the confusing nature of publicity rights laws across the nation, the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals has given a victory to famous ...

  3. Jimi Hendrix's 'People, Hell & Angels' Gives Final Taste of Unreleased Works

    March 06, 2013 3:28 AM EST Jimi Hendrix recorded everything. More than 40 years after his death, though, the tape is finally running out. "People, Hell & Angels," out Tuesday, will be the last album of Hendrix's unreleased studio material, according t ...

  4. Andre 3000 in No Rush to Record a New Album

    November 15, 2012 2:45 PM EST 0 0 0 In order to capture his best version of Jimi Hendrix for an upcoming biopic, Andre 3000 said he had to think of him as a regular dude and not a rock star. "I didn't look at him as an icon because when you're in it, you don't know ...

  5. Andre 3000 Will Cover The Beatles in Jimi Hendrix Biopic

    July 03, 2012 1:30 PM EDT 0 0 0 Hendrix's estate still not letting the film use his music Andre "Andre 3000" Benjamin will cover classic songs by the Beatles , Muddy Waters and Chip Taylor in "All Is By My Side," the upcoming Jimi Hendrix biopic in which t ...

  6. Coachella 2012: 12 Things Seen & Heard Friday

    April 14, 2012 1:03 PM EDT More than the dry wit of Pulp, Swedish punk of Refused or the trippy pyrotechnics of Swedish House Mafia, the opening day of the opening weekend of Coachella 2012 belonged to Mother Nature. With drops of rain plunking down upon the Indio, Calif. P ...

  7. Coachella 2012: 12 Things Seen & Heard Friday

    April 14, 2012 10:15 AM EDT 0 0 0 Pulp, Mazzy Star, James, Refused... (What Decade Is This?) Also: Scorching Rock From Black Keys & Gary Clark, Jr. on Day 1 More than the dry wit of Pulp , Swedish punk of Refused or the trippy pyrotechnics of Swedish House Mafia , the opening da ...

  8. 29 Black Music Milestones: Jimi Hendrix Lights His Guitar On Fire

    February 28, 2011 3:51 PM EST 0 0 0 Born in Seattle, Washington, singer/guitarist Jimi Hendrix did not initially find success in his home country. Instead, he left for England in Sept. 1966 after an invitation from The Animal's bass player Chas Chandler who saw Hendrix perform at ...

  9. Five Amazing Jimi Hendrix Performances

    September 18, 2010 10:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Forty years ago Saturday (Sept. 18), the world lost guitar god Jimi Hendrix at the age of only 27. To celebrate his brief but intensely creative life, we shine a spotlight on five of his amazing live performances. Many have set guitars on fire and p ...

  10. Jimi Hendrix's London Years Explored in New Exhibit

    August 24, 2010 11:42 AM EDT 0 0 0 The London home of composer George Frideric Handel is holding an exhibition about its other famous resident -- Jimi Hendrix . The groundbreaking guitarist lived during the late 1960s in an apartment in the city's Mayfair area, honing his sound ...

  11. Exhibition Looks At Jimi Hendrix's London Years

    August 24, 2010 12:00 AM EDT The London home of composer George Frideric Handel is holding an exhibition about its other famous resident - Jimi Hendrix. The groundbreaking guitarist lived during the late 1960s in an apartment in the city's Mayfair area, honing his sound ...

  12. Jimi Hendrix Estate Sued by Former Bandmate

    July 15, 2010 12:06 PM EDT 0 0 0 L onnie Youngblood was a hotshot sax player on the New York club circuit in the mid-1960s when he crossed paths with Jimmy James, a young musician who was turning heads with his dazzling virtuosity on the electric guitar. After briefly playing in Yo ...

  13. Jimi Hendrix Explores New 'Valleys'

    January 11, 2010 6:00 AM EST 0 0 0 An album of previously unreleased Jimi Hendrix studio recordings is set for release in March, kicking off a brand new exploration of the legendary guitar virtuoso's life and works in the lead-up to the 40th anniversary of his death in 1970. &qu ...

  14. Jimi Hendrix Explores New 'Valleys'

    January 11, 2010 12:00 AM EST An album of previously unreleased Jimi Hendrix studio recordings is set for release in March, kicking off a brand new exploration of the legendary guitar virtuoso's life and works in the lead-up to the 40th anniversary of his death in 1970. & ...

  15. Legendary Pictures Making Jimi Hendrix Biopic

    August 20, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Legendary Pictures is working on a feature film about Jimi Hendrix and producers are hopeful about securing rights to his songs, according to Variety. The report states that Legendary has had early discussions with the estate of Hendrix, who died ...

  16. Hendrix Drummer Buddy Miles Dies At 60

    February 27, 2008 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Buddy Miles, who co-founded and played drums in Band Of Gypsys with Jimi Hendrix, passed away yesterday (Feb. 26) in Austin, Texas, at the age of 60. A cause of death has yet to be announced. Buddy Miles, who co-founded and played drums in Band Of G ...

  17. Hendrix Drummer Buddy Miles Dies At 60

    February 27, 2008 12:00 AM EST Buddy Miles, who co-founded and played drums in Band Of Gypsys with Jimi Hendrix, passed away yesterday (Feb. 26) in Austin, Texas, at the age of 60. A cause of death has yet to be announced. Miles was born Sept. 5, 1947, in Omaha, Neb., and was i ...

  18. Hendrix Family Contests Sale Of Songs

    October 27, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Rights sold Oct. 26 for $15 million. A private bidder paid $15 million for the rights to hit songs by rock guitarist Jimi Hendrix at an auction on Thursday (Oct. 26), but a company owned by the musician's family said it will sue to prove it o ...

  19. Hendrix House Plan On Shaky Ground

    February 03, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Plans to turn a Seattle house where rock guitarist Jimi Hendrix once lived into a youth center are again on shaky ground. Plans to turn a Seattle house where rock guitarist Jimi Hendrix once lived into a youth center are again on shaky ground. Membe ...

  20. Hendrix Berkeley Show Headed To CD, DVD

    August 29, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The Jimi Hendrix clearing house continues as Experience Hendrix/UME has set an Oct. 14 release date for the CD and limited-edition double-LP "The Jimi Hendrix Experience -- Live At Berkeley (The Secon The Jimi Hendrix clearing house continues a ...

  21. Redding Honors Hendrix On New Live Set

    June 17, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Noel Redding, the bass player of the legendary Jimi Hendrix Experience, talks about the gig in the Czech Republic documented on his new live album, "Live From Bunkr. Prague," due June 24 from Track Re "We didn't want to do the wh ...