The Jimi Hendrix Experience
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The Jimi Hendrix Experience was a short-lived, yet highly influential rock band famous for the guitar work of Jimi Hendrix (1942– 1970) on songs such as Purple Haze, Foxy Lady, Hey Joe, Voodoo Child (Slight Return) and All Along the Watchtower. Rounding out the Experience were Noel Redding (1945–2003) and Mitch Mitchell (1947–2008) on bass and drums respectively. Hendrix arrived in England in October 1966, and auditions were launched to find him a backing band.
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Top SongsTotal plays on Last.fm over the last 6 months
- Purple Haze - (4:18) - 42,125 plays
- All Along the Watchtower - (3:58) - 38,696 plays
- LyricsHey Joe, where you goin' with that gun of your hand
Hey Joe, I said where you goin' with that gun in your hand, oh
I'm goin' down to shoot my old lady
You know I caught her messin' 'round with another man
Yeah, I'm goin' down to shoot my old lady
Now dig this, baby
You don't care for me
I don'-a care about that
Gotta new fool, ha!
- LyricsWell she's walking through the clouds
With a circus mind
That's running wild
Butterflies and zebras and moonbeams
And fairly tales
- Manic Depression - (3:42) - 20,143 plays
- Voodoo Child (Slight Return) - (5:12) - 21,678 plays
- The Wind Cries Mary - (3:20) - 21,163 plays
- Crosstown Traffic - (2:19) - 18,206 plays
- Red House - (12:06) - 16,146 plays
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