Visit Website When Hendrix was 16, his father bought him his first acoustic guitar, and the next year his first electric guitar—a right-handed Supro Ozark that the natural lefty had to flip upside down to play.
His death was ruled as accidental, having been caused by a drug-related asphyxia. The video recording of the show marks the earliest known footage of Hendrix performing.
Prior to his fame, he played for various artists. Chandler was interested in Hendrix and soon became his manager.
He walked off, and my life was never the same again". Mitchell, who had recently been fired from Georgie Fame and the Blue Flamesparticipated in a rehearsal with Redding and Hendrix where they found common ground in their shared interest in rhythm and blues.
I said, 'Of course', but I had a funny feeling about him. McCartney described the moment: "The curtains flew back and he came walking forward playing 'Sgt.
It was a sound that no one has heard of before and it awed audiences, wondering what they had just heard. Pepper's title trackwhich was released just three days previous.