Live: Experience Hendrix @ the Palace Theatre, 11/6/10

November 11th, 2010, 5:01 pm by Greg
Steve Vai

Steve Vai

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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Billy Cox, What Was the First Album You Ever Bought?

November 2nd, 2010, 2:01 pm by Greg
Billy Cox (photo by David Bozemore)

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.

All Star Hendrix Tribute Heads Into the Palace Theatre

August 31st, 2010, 3:35 pm by Greg

The Experience Hendrix TourThe 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
Susan Tedeschi
Robert Randolph
Jonny Lang
Steve Vai
David Hidalgo
(Los Lobos)
Cesar Rosas (Los Lobos)
Eric Johnson
Ernie Isley
Living Colour
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.

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