This new wave of releases focuses on live Hendrix, including a four-disc deluxe box-set version of Winterland, which will be released next Tuesday, September 13. Other titles coming down the pike this fall include Hendrix In The West (Expanded), Blue Wild Angel: Jimi Hendrix Live At The Isle Of Wight (Uncut on DVD) and Jimi Hendrix: The Dick Cavett Show.
Disc 4 of the Winterland box set features a never-before-released 19-minute interview with Hendrix, which was conducted backstage at Boston Garden in 1968. Hendrix talks candidly about a number of topics -- while noodling on an acoustic guitar the whole time.
Since August 25, GuitarWorld.com has been sharing exclusive excerpts from this interview. In case you missed them, be sure to check out ...
In the audio clip below, Hendrix discusses Jeff Beck and the differences between US and UK blues: