Posts tagged "Jimi Hendrix"

Andre 3000 Shreds in Trailer for Jimi Hendrix Biopic

Almost two full years after Andre 3000 first talked to us about his role in the new Jimi Hendrix biopic, Jimi: All…
By: Colin Joyce / July 5, 2014

Andre 3000 Prepped for Jimi Hendrix Role With Six-Hour Guitar Sessions

The Jimi Hendrix biopic starring André 3000 won't hit theaters until June, but the little footage we've already seen shows promise. In a…
By: Kyle McGovern / March 10, 2014

Here Is Andre 3000 Playing Jimi Hendrix, at Last

At last, we can see André 3000 in action as Jimi Hendrix. We've known about the All Is By My Side biopic since…
By: Chris Martins / March 6, 2014

SXSW Films: Andre 3000 as Hendrix, A$AP Rocky, Swedish House Mafia, More

With a guestimate of 1,789,579 bands (give or take) attending Austin's South by Southwest in March, it's easy to forget that the…
By: Chris Martins / January 31, 2014

Jimi Hendrix Estate Wins Appeal in $1.7 Million Lawsuit for Unlicensed Merchandise

In the decades since Jimi Hendrix's death, the classic rock icon's likeness and work have been revived many times over. See the embattled,…
By: Kyle McGovern / January 29, 2014

Tim Heidecker’s History of Embarrassing Beatles Dolls and Terrible Band Names

Tim Heidecker has been an Adult Swim and alternative-comedy staple for nearly a decade, working with collaborator Eric Wareheim to creating absurd and…
By: Luke McCormick / November 5, 2013

See Andre 3000’s Uncanny Jimi Hendrix Transformation in First Official Biopic Photo

Following a few leaked photos from the set, fans can now get their first official glimpse of André 3000 as Jimi Hendrix i…
By: Dan Reilly / July 24, 2013

Watch Janelle Monae and the Roots Respectfully Cover Jimi Hendrix’s ‘Little Wing’

Janelle Monáe paid tribute to the late, great Jimi Hendrix on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon last night (April 1), performing a Roots-assisted rendition of the…
By: Kyle McGovern / April 2, 2013

Jimi Hendrix Rifles Vintage Vinyl on Limited-Edition Record Store Day Poster

Jimi Hendrix will return on March 5 with the release of People, Hell and Angels, the first compilation of previously…
By: Kyle McGovern / February 26, 2013

Jimi Hendrix’s Grave Is Robbed Again With Latest ‘Earth Blues’ Exhumation

Jimi Hendrix returns on March 5, with the release of People, Hell and Angels, billed as the first compilatio…
By: Marc Hogan / February 19, 2013

Jimi Hendrix Imagines UFOs Laughing on Wanky Blues Jam ‘Somewhere’

Our first listen from the latest record of Jimi Hendrix music no one saw fit to release for decades is here! "Somewhere," off of the…
By: Marc Hogan / January 8, 2013

Experience Jimi Hendrix’s Unheard Songs on 2013 LP

The upcoming Jimi Hendrix biopic starring OutKast's André 3000 may not feature any Hendrix tunes, but fans can count on a…
By: Kyle McGovern / November 21, 2012

Overkill: Lemmy’s Guide to Life

The man, the myth, the mutton chops: Ian Fraser "Lemmy" Kilmister — otherwise known as the face, voice, and bass of metal pioneers Motörhead and…
By: Harley Brown / October 19, 2012

Janis Joplin Biopic Has a Star, Director, Rights to Use Music

On the heels of buzz around Andre 3000's Jimi Hendrix biopic All Is By My Side comes news that the long-in-the-works Janis Joplin biopic…
By: Devon Maloney / July 10, 2012

Andre 3000 Can Cover Beatles But Not Jimi in Hendrix Biopic

OutKast's André 3000 will cover the Beatles, Muddy Waters, and more on the soundtrack of All Is By My Side, the new Jimi Hendrix biopic…
By: Marc Hogan / July 3, 2012

Andre 3000 May Be Starring in Hendrix Biopic With No Jimi Tunes

A few days ago, the Internet was aflurry with the rumors that everyone's favorite guest-verser Andre 3000 was getting ready to play Jimi Hendrix i…
By: Devon Maloney / May 10, 2012

Watch Janelle Monae Cover Jimi Hendrix’s ‘Little Wing’ Live

Janelle Monáe's expansive The ArchAndroid had several moments where the Of Montreal pal wandered into Electric Ladyland territory — most notably "Mushrooms & Roses" —…
By: Daniel Kreps / March 21, 2012

BID NOW! Only three days left to bid on rock ‘n’ roll memorabilia in Guitar Center Music Foundation’s exclusive auction.

Going once, going twice, sold! Bidding began Dec. 3 in the Guitar Center Music Foundation's auction, which features an interesting array of historic rock'n'roll piece…
By: Andy Meyers / December 8, 2008

Hendrix Experience Drummer Mitch Mitchell Found Dead

Mitch Mitchell, longtime drummer for the Jimi Hendrix Experience, was found dead early this morning in his Portland, OR, hotel room. He was 61.
By: William Goodman / November 12, 2008