Published On: Tue, Sep 13th, 2011

Win Big In Our Jimi Hendrix Winterland Hamper Competition!

Thanks to those generous souls over at Experience Hendrix LLC and Sony, this week we are giving you the opportunity to win more Jimi swag than you could ever dream of…

Experience Hendrix LLC together with Sony Legacy Recordings released their latest unmissable instalment of Hendrix material this week entitled Winterland.

This latest wave of releases comes in the form of a 4-disc box-set and includes Hendrix In The West (Expanded), one of Hendrix's most-requested albums since it went out of print in 1974, Blue Wild Angel: Jimi Hendrix Live At The Isle Of Wight (DVD) and Jimi Hendrix: The Dick Cavett Show that includes every appearance and performance Jimi made on the show.

Tempted?

Well that's not all that's on offer!

Also crammed into the Hendrix Hamper is a Valleys Of Neptune DIGIPAK, an Electric Ladyland CD/DVD, a First Rays Of The New Rising Sun CD/DVD, an Are You Experienced CD/DVD and an Axis: Bold As Love CD/DVD.


In order to bag yourself the entire Winterland box set and all the extra Hendrix goodies simply answer the following question:

'Winterland' was taken from six live shows Hendrix performed in 1968 at the Winterland Ballroom. In which American city is this famous venue located?

Answers to: guitarandbass@anthem-publishing.com

(Closing date: 26th September; Editors decision is final!)

Winterland can be purchased via the following links:

Amazonwww.amazon.co.uk/exec/obidos/ASIN/B005C5A6DO/

iTunes LP: itunes.apple.com/gb/album/winterland-live/id456666256

Standard: itunes.apple.com/gb/album/winterland-live/id457586363

See below for all the tracklistings and info!

WINTERLAND

Winterland is taken from six shows that were recorded at San Francisco's Winterland Ballroom over three days in October 1968. The gigs were put on to celebrate the two year anniversary of the Jimi Hendrix Experience shortly after the release of Electric Ladyland.


It's also available in eight 12” vinyl LPs and includes rare live versions of classic songs such as "Manic Depression," "Are You Experienced?," "Tax Free," and "Little Wing" that are not part of any other Sony Legacy release, as well as Hendrix’s covers of Cream’s "Sunshine Of Your Love" and Howlin’ Wolf’s "Killing Floor" and his version of Bob Dylan’s "Like A Rolling Stone," which has been selected as the lead track for this special release.

The Deluxe Edition also includes a rare interview with Hendrix recorded backstage at the Boston Garden a few weeks after the Winterland performances, a 36 page booked filled with previously unpublished photos by acclaimed photographers Robert Knight, Allen Tannenbaum and Jim Marshall and an essay by noted Rolling Stone journalist David Fricke.

Tracklisting is as follows

Disc One – 10/10/68 Winterland Ballroom, San Francisco
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Lover Man
Sunshine of Your Love
Hear My Train A Comin’
Killing Floor
Foxey Lady
Hey Joe
Star Spangled Banner
Purple Haze
Disc Two – 10/11/68 Winterland Ballroom, San Francisco
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Like a Rolling Stone
Lover Man
Hey Joe
Fire
Foxey Lady
Are You Experienced
Red House
Purple Haze
Disc Three – 10/12/68 Winterland Ballroom, San Francisco
Fire
Lover Man
Like a Rolling Stone
Manic Depression
Sunshine of Your Love
Little Wing
Spanish Castle Magic
Red House
Hey Joe
Purple Haze
Wild Thing
Disc Four – Bonus disc Winterland Ballroom, San Francisco
Foxy Lady
Are You Experienced
Voodoo Child (Slight Return)
Red House
Star Spangled Banner
Purple Haze

Jimi Hendrix: Boston Garden Backstage Interview

HENDRIX IN THE WEST

Hendrix In The West will be  available as single CD or 2-Disc 12" 180 gram Vinyl Audiophile LP Vinyl version.


This transmission will include live material recorded at venues including the Berkeley Community Theatre, the San Diego Sports Arena and the Isle of Wight Festival and features his music from the period 1969-1970.

The recording has been out of print in the US since 1974 and for more than two decades internationally, and has remained one of the most requested albums.

It will be reissued as an expanded single disc featuring five additional, previously unavailable performances with an album cover that features a classic Jim Marshall photograph of the guitarist and a twenty-four page book stuffed with rare and previously unseen images captured by Marshall.

This expanded edition of Hendrix In The West will also be available on 12" vinyl as a 2 LP set.

Tracklisting is as follows
The Queen
Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band
Little Wing
Fire
I Don’t Live Today
Spanish Castle Magic
Red House
Johnny B. Goode
Lover Man
Blue Suede Shoes
Voodoo Child (Slight Return)

BLUE WILD ANGEL

Blue Wild Angel is a DVD of Jimi Hendrix At The Isle Of Wight Festival.
Experience Hendrix has also expanded this definitive presentation of Jimi’s historic performance before 600,000 at the Isle of Wight Festival in August 1970.


The film is directed by Academy Award-winning American documentary/experimental filmmaker Murray Lerner, and consists of 180 minutes of footage and features a newly created special features section that allows viewers to view individual camera angles of selected performances.
The DVD will also feature new footage of Hendrix’s Isle Of Wight performance  – "Hey Joe," the single that launched his career in the UK.

THE DICK CAVETT SHOW -DVD

This new DVD is a complete collection of Jimi Hendrix's  appearances on The Dick Cavett Show.


Jimi's debut appearance on US network television is included here and this special documentary, directed by multiple Grammy Award winner Bob Smeaton will feature complete live performances of "Izabella", "Machine Gun", and "Hear My Train A Comin'" as well as new interviews with Cavett, Experience band members Mitch Mitchell and Billy Cox, and others.

This deluxe edition also includes a new, behind the scenes documentary. The Dick Cavett Show DVD lasting 90 minutes in total.

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