Tuesday, December 9, 2008

Jimi Hendrix: Retro Video, Electric Ladyland Reissue

Today marks the 40th anniversary reissue of Jimi Hendrix's classic record Electric Ladyland. As such, the Hendrix family has approved a complete reissue of the record, which includes the ubiquitous "digital remaster" as well as a "Director's Cut" making-of DVD. Frankly, reissues usually don't phase us, but this is our favorite Hendrix disc, and the making-of is supposedly spot-on. That, and it gave us an excuse to put up this sick video of Jimi covering "Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band". Word.