[JPL] Jimi Hendrix and his jazz descendants ...

Maxx Myrick myrickjazz at yahoo.com
Mon Sep 13 17:08:51 EDT 2010


Johnny Jones seems to have had an influence on Jimi Hendrix - http://blues.about.com/od/bluesnews/a/JohnnyJones.htm   also  http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/comment/obituaries/article6906728.ece

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--- On Mon, 9/13/10, Louis Erlanger <louisx at myfairpoint.net> wrote:

From: Louis Erlanger <louisx at myfairpoint.net>
Subject: Re: [JPL] Jimi Hendrix and his jazz descendants ...
To: jazzproglist at jazzweek.com
Date: Monday, September 13, 2010, 4:00 PM



You also might want to play some Buddy Guy from his earlier days -- with 
Junior Wells, or his Vanguard recordings -- to show where Jimi's roots were, 
as he is heavily influenced by Buddy Guy.


----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Nou Dadoun" <nou.dadoun at gmail.com>
To: <jazzproglist at jazzweek.com>
Sent: Monday, September 13, 2010 4:49 PM
Subject: [JPL] Jimi Hendrix and his jazz descendants ...


>
>
> Been a little quiet on the JPL while everybody is off to (or
> recovering from) the jazz
> festival season; got a query to spark some musical discussion if possible.
>
> I was just noticing that this week is the 40th anniversary of the death of
> Jimi Hendrix (I remember it well, I was bummed out for a long time)
> and on the radio show this week, I thought I would do bit of a tribute
> to Jimi and his jazz descendants - meaning people who have covered his
> music or maybe explicitly influenced by him or whatever - it's a
> pretty loose definition in my mind and a good excuse to construct a
> fun show.
>
> I have a few things in mind:
>
> Lots of the Gil Evans stuff, the RCA studio, Gramavision/Sweet Basil
> and lots of other live sessions;
> Robert Dick's excellent tribute recording
> Paul Plimley/Lisle Ellis do a great Third Stone from the Sun
> several Voodoo Chile covers including Stevie Ray Vaughan
> some Medeski Martin and Wood covers etc....
>
> Any suggestions out there? Miles Runs the Voodoo Down?
>
> N.
>
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