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Happy Birthday, Hendrix

I think it’s safe to say that no guitarists have been, nor ever will be, as influential as Jimi Hendrix. Born and raised in Washington, Hendrix, while at the tender age of fifteen, picked up a right handed guitar, flipped it over and started playing it left handedly, and the rest is as they say, history. Moving to Tennessee in the early sixties he began playing with musicians like The Isley Brother and Little Richard, before moving to England in 1966 after being discovered by Keith Richard’s at the time girlfriend, Linda Keith. Continue reading Happy Birthday, Hendrix