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The Jimi Hendrix Experience Announces New 50th Anniversary Electric Ladyland Reissue Boxset

MONTEREY - JUNE 18: American guitarist Jimi Hendrix (1942 - 1970) plays his Fender Stratocaster guitar while performing at the Monterey International Pop Music Festival, on June 18, 1967 in Monterey, California. (Photo by Ed Caraeff/Getty Images)

This year marks the 50th anniversary of the Jimi Hendrix Experience‘s 1968 masterpiece Electric Ladyland and to celebrate the occasion, Legacy Records will release a new deluxe edition of the landmark album. The 3 CD or 6 LP boxset arrives this November 9 with a completely new remastered version of the album by Bernie Grundman, as well as a 5.1 surround sound version mixed by Hendrix’s original engineer Eddie Kramer.

The boxset will also come with Electric Ladyland: The Early Takes featuring demos and studio outtakes, as well as the 1997 documentary At Last.. The Beginning: The Making of Electric Ladyland on Blu-ray and an unreleased recording of Jimi Hendrix Experience: Live at the Hollywood Bowl 9/14/68. The reissue also includes a new 48-page book with unreleased photos, handwritten lyrics, poems, and more. The deluxe edition also includes new album art featuring a photo of the band by Linda McCartney. Watch a trailer for the release below.