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So, What’s Popping On The UK Pop Charts These Days?

"God's Plan" rules the world. Drake's dominant single is #1 on Billboard's Hot 100 singles chart for an eighth straight week, and its ubiquity extends…
Chris DeVille | March 22, 2018 - 2:23 pm

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Gotcha Covered: “All Along The Watchtower”

Super Bowl weekend already feels like it was months ago, though there are still a couple feelings I've been coasting off in the last week-or-so…
Nate Patrin | February 15, 2018 - 12:55 pm

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Is Microsoft’s Paul Allen The New Jimi Hendrix? An Investigation

The last week and a half has taken a surprising turn, introducing us to Quincy Jones' new "I'm an 84-year-old all-around legend and I've seen…
Ryan Leas | February 8, 2018 - 4:41 pm

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Gotcha Covered

Gotcha Covered: “All Along The Watchtower”

Super Bowl weekend already feels like it was months ago, though there are still a couple feelings I've been coasting off in the last week-or-so…
Nate Patrin | February 15, 2018 - 12:55 pm

New Jimi Hendrix Album Both Sides Of The Sky Will Feature 10 Previously Unreleased Tracks

Jimi Hendrix died 47 years ago, and labels have been raiding his vaults ever since. And yet there are still, somehow, unreleased Hendrix studio recordings…
Tom Breihan | December 7, 2017 - 9:53 am

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Eastern Imagery And Rock Ideals: Thoughts On Axis: Bold As Love At 50

I bought the poster before the album, having recognized the artwork from years of passive exposure to religious imagery. The Indian community in Davis, California…
Pranav Trewn | December 1, 2017 - 10:48 am

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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

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

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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

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
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