November 11th, 2010, 5:01 pm by Greg
November 2nd, 2010, 2:01 pm by Greg
The combined grace, hellfire, innovation and soul of Jimi Hendrix remains unmatched to this day – more than 40 years after his death. His six-string mastery has influenced every guitarist on the planet who has ever plugged into an amplifier.
So as you would expect with any tribute concert to Hendrix, there was a whole lotta guitar wanking going on at the Palace Theatre in Albany last Saturday night.
A whole lot.
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August 31st, 2010, 3:35 pm by Greg
Billy Cox (photo by David Bozemore)
“The first record album? I couldn’t afford them. I bought singles instead. I think Sam Cooke was probably the first one.”
Bassist Billy Cox – who played with Jimi Hendrix in both the Band of Gypsys and the Jimi Hendrix Experience – anchors the Experience Hendrix tribute concert at the Palace Theatre in Albany at 7pm on Saturday. Joining in the concert will be Jonny Lang, Steve Vai, Kenny Wayne Shepherd, Living Colour and many more. Tix are $39.50, $49.50, $59.50 and $79.50.
The Experience Hendrix tour is headed into the Palace Theatre at 7pm on Saturday, November 6 with an unbelievable all-star line-up of musicians.
Would you believe?:
Kenny Wayne Shepherd
David Hidalgo (Los Lobos)
Cesar Rosas (Los Lobos)
Chris Layton (Stevie Ray Vaughan & Double Trouble)
The Slide Brothers (Chuck & Darick Campbell of Sacred Steel)
And anchoring the tour is Billy Cox, the legendary bassist who played with Hendrix in both the Jimi Hendrix Experience and the Band of Gypsys.
Priced at $39.50, $49.50, $59.50 and $79.50, tix are slated to go on sale to the general public at 10am on Saturday, September 18.