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Watch Andre 3000 Portray Jimi Hendrix in First ‘Jimi: All is By My Side’ Trailer

While Outkast is currently reunited for a globe-spanning festival tour, band member Andre 3000 (AKA Andre Benjamin) is getting added exposure thanks to the release of the first trailer from upcoming feature film, Jimi: All is By My Side, a biopic starring the rapper in the titular role of Jimi Hendrix.

07/07/2014

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Check Out Andre 3000 As Jimi Hendrix in ‘All Is By My Side’ Clip

A scene from the upcoming Hendrix biopic has just surfaced.

03/06/2014

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Janis Joplin, Jimi Hendrix, James Brown To Be Features On Upcoming Stamps

So will Steve Jobs, Wilt Chamberlin and Johnny Carson.

02/25/2014

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Jimi Hendrix Biopic Starring Outkast’s Andre 3000 To Debut At SXSW

The film doesn’t have any Hendrix compositions, but uses songs that Jimi covered.

01/31/2014

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Experience Hendrix Tour 2014 to Include Zakk Wylde, Bootsy Collins, Buddy Guy

The tour is set to kick off March 11 in Dallas and run through April 3’s Detroit show.

11/18/2013

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Interview: Bob Smeaton, Director of the Jimi Hendrix Documentary ‘Hear My Train A Comin”

The new doc isn’t so insider-y that it would alienate people who haven’t studied Hendrix’s life and music. As Smeaton says, “It gives a good overview, it touches on each of the albums. If this makes kids who have a Jimi t-shirt go out and get the records, then we’ve done our job.”

11/04/2013

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Jimi Hendrix Statue Vandalized, Two Arrests Made

Two men are in custody for their alleged connection in the defacing of Seattle’s Jimi Hendrix statue on Capitol Hill. The vandalism comes on the 43rd anniversary of his death.

09/19/2013

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Today In Pop Music: August 26 – Ten Greatest Guitarists In Rock History

AUGUST 26 BIRTHDAYS 1941 – Chris Curtis (The Searchers – drums – “Needles and Pins”, “Love Potion #9″ – died 2005) 1948 – Valerie Simpson (Ashford and Simpson – “Solid”) 1949 – Bob Cowsill (Cowsills […]

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The Animals’ Eric Burdon On How Gorbachev, Hendrix & Chuck Berry Have Inspired His Music

Like most legendary rockers from the British Invasion, Eric Burdon and his then-band, the Animals, were profoundly influenced by Chuck Berry. Burdon says that Berry’s influence on him and his band took an unusual form, […]

07/10/2013

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Stones, Zeppelin Producer/Engineer Andy Johns Dies at 61

Led Zeppelin and Rolling Stones engineer Andy Johns died Sunday (April 7) at the age of 61. Johns began his producing career as a tape operator at London’s Olympic Studios after quickly ditching a career as […]

04/08/2013

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