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Gotcha Covered

Gotcha Covered: “Tomorrow Never Knows”

Apologies in advance for what probably comes across like basic stoner-thought logic, but: Ever stop to think about what it means when we're possibly not…
Nate Patrin | August 1, 2017 - 1:23 pm

Sounding Board

Are You Experienced At 50: Why Jimi Hendrix Still Matters In A World Without Guitar Solos

Do kids still pick up guitars and dream of being Jimi Hendrix? His name remains synonymous with rock stardom and revolution, or else a world-conquering…
Chris DeVille | May 12, 2017 - 3:42 pm

The Anniversary

Singles Soundtrack Turns 20

Singles was the second movie written and directed by Cameron Crowe. It's an amiable rom-com starring Campbell Scott and Kyra Sedgwick, and some say a…
Michael Nelson | June 28, 2012 - 11:38 am

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Watch Red Hot Chili Peppers Reunite With Original Drummer Jack Irons To Honor Late Guitarist Hillel Slovak

Will Ferrell lookalike Chad Smith has been drumming for Red Hot Chili Peppers so long that you might not realize he wasn't the band's founding…
Chris DeVille | July 3, 2017 - 12:12 pm

Monterey Pop Kicked Off 50 Years Ago Today

Before Burning Man and Bonnaroo, Coachella and Lollapalooza, Glastonbury and Governors Ball, there was Monterey Pop.
Beth Harris/AP | June 16, 2017 - 9:24 am

Pearl Jam Bassist Says Chris Cornell Was “The Greatest Songwriter To Ever Come Out Of Seattle”

Pearl Jam bassist Jeff Ament also played in Temple Of The Dog with Chris Cornell, and he delivered one of the eulogies at the Soundgarden…
Peter Helman | May 31, 2017 - 6:26 pm

Sam Amidon – “Correspondence” (Feat. Inga)

Believe it or not, we are only 39 days into the Trump administration, which means we're 39 days into the anti-Trump charity compilation Our First…
Chris DeVille | February 27, 2017 - 12:11 pm

Watch Landlady And Nels Cline Cover Jimi Hendrix

New York experimental rockers Landlady hosted their Holiday Spectacular at the Bell House in Brooklyn earlier this month. Among the evening's presumed highlights was a…
Chris DeVille | December 15, 2015 - 11:23 am

Watch André 3000 In The Jimi Hendrix Biopic Trailer

The André 3000-starring Jimi Hendrix biopic All Is By My Side is coming out this fall and the official trailer has just been unveiled. While…
James Rettig | July 5, 2014 - 4:33 pm

Watch André 3000 Play Jimi Hendrix In A Clip From All Is By My Side

We learned last year that André 3000 would play Jimi Hendrix in the new biopic All Is By My Side. The movie faces an unfortunate…
Tom Breihan | March 6, 2014 - 9:29 am

Watch Janelle Monáe And The Roots Cover Hendrix On Fallon

A record label attempting to promote a new posthumous Jimi Hendrix collection faces obvious problems, since they can't book him on late-night shows or whatever.
Tom Breihan | April 2, 2013 - 11:39 am

André 3000 Plays Hendrix, Big Boi Names Album

It's been years since the two members of OutKast got together to record an album, and a reunion doesn't seem to be anywhere on the…
Tom Breihan | May 29, 2012 - 9:23 am

List

Rolling Stone’s 10 Greatest Guitarists Of All Time

This next issue of Rolling Stone magazine will include sheets of dead trees stacked and creased at a spine-like center with many words printed on…
Amrit Singh | November 23, 2011 - 12:09 pm

List

80 Other Bands With Official Sneakers

Last week the Animal Collective bros released an official mixtape for their new … sneakers. That is a thing now. Gotta keep fans on their…
Scott Lapatine | April 6, 2011 - 12:31 pm

RIP Hendrix Drummer Mitch Mitchell

The drummer for the Jimi Hendrix Experience was found dead in a Portland hotel today, according to Bloomberg. Mitchell, 61, is believed to have died…
Scott Lapatine | November 12, 2008 - 5:33 pm
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