Fortunately for us Jimi Hendrix spent a tremendous amount of time working in the recording studio. Thankfully with Eddie Kramer at the dials he has restored a stellar set of unreleased studio recordings by Jimi Hendrix from 1968 to 1969. Eddie Kramer is our connection to Jimi Hendrix as his original studio engineer from Are You Experienced to The Cry of Love and later recordings after that.
Eddie Kramer states, “In ’68 and ’69, Jimi was in the studio constantly,” recalls Kramer. “His whole life was in the studio.”
The latest undertaking from the Hendrix vault is People, Hell and Angels. The legendary guitarist was considering these new sounds for First Rays of the New Rising Sun, the planned double-album follow-up to Electric Ladyland.The album is slated to be released on Tuesday March 5, 2013.
- Jimi Hendrix’s Engineer Cues Up ‘People, Hell and Angels’ Single, ‘Somewhere’ (rollingstone.com)
- Happy 70th Birthday, Jimi Hendrix (musicofourheart.me)