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Jimi Hendrix's son, Al, does interview on rockhall.com

Fri Nov 30, 2012 3:56 am

http://www.rockhall.com/blog/post/9193_ ... ix-father/

Interview with Al Hendrix: Jimi Hendrix's Father Reflects on the Life of His Son

Tuesday, November 27: 10 a.m.

Posted by Rock Hall

In 2000, Al Hendrix, father of legendary guitarist, songwriter and musician Jimi Hendrix, sat down for an interview in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum's Jimi Hendrix exhibit. In this clip, Al Hendrix shares memories of his son, including Jimi's first interest in music and playing the guitar, Jimi's move to London, the first time he heard Are You Experienced, seeing his son perform for the first time, hearing Jimi's version of "The Star Spangled Banner" and more.

Jimi Hendrix's father Al shares stories about his son:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rgyhjSq6MH4

Re: Jimi Hendrix's son, Al, does interview on rockhall.com

Sun Dec 02, 2012 4:52 pm

You mean Jimi Hendrix's father, not son.

Anyhow, thanks for the link, interesting.

Re: Jimi Hendrix's son, Al, does interview on rockhall.com

Sun Dec 02, 2012 4:57 pm

To add to that, here's a very interesting reflection of the times of those days as seen by Al Hendrix:

http://www.historylink.org/index.cfm?Di ... le_id=3912

Makes for a very interesting read, enjoy!