Jimi Hendrix is considered the greatest guitarist of all-time. He was also one of the biggest icons of the '60s psychedelic culture. Clear your mind of that Purple Haze and see what you remember about this guitar Voodoo Chile.
True or false? Jimi Hendrix's given name was Johnny Allen Hendrix.
How old was Jimi Hendrix's mother when he was born?
When did Jimmy Hendrix enlist in the U.S. Army's 101 Airborne division?
In 1965, after playing for several years as a session artist, Hendrix formed his own band. What was it called?
Jimmy James and the Blue Flames
Hendrix and the Experience
Who was Jimmy Hendrix's first manager?
True or false? Jimi Hendrix was a left-hander who played a right-handed Fender Stratocaster upside down.
What two artists did Jimi Hendrix join with to form the Jimi Hendrix Experience?
Noel Redding and Mitch Mitchell
Sam Cooke and Noel Redding
Mitch Mitchell and Sam Cooke
What was Jimi Hendrix Experience's first single?
Which Beatle and early Hendrix supporter gave "Purple Haze" a resounding review in Melody Maker?
When Jimi Hendrix first arrived in the United Kingdom in 1966, who did he jam with at the London Polytechnic?
What was the name of Jimi Hendrix's New York City recording studio?
Jimmy James Studios
Electric Lady Studios
What was the name of the Jimi Hendrix Experience's two-LP collection released in October 1968?
"Are You Experienced"
"Axis: Bold as Love"
"Electric Ladyland" included a cover of which Bob Dylan song?
"All Along the Watchtower"
"Like a Rolling Stone"
"Blowin' in the Wind"
True or false? The Experience eventually broke up in 1969.
Which Jimi Hendrix track was included on the "Easy Rider" film soundtrack in 1969?
"If 6 Was 9"
"Spanish Castle Magic"
"Castles Made of Sand"
True or false? In the summer of 1969, Jimi Hendrix played the Woodstock Music & Art Fair.
Not long after Woodstock, Jimi Hendrix put together a band that included all black members. What was it called?
Gypsy Sun & Rainbows
Band of Brothers
Band of Gypsys
In 1970, what two artists did Jimi Hendrix bring together in an effort to revive the Jimi Hendrix Experience?
Billy Cox and Mitch Mitchell
Mitch Mitchell and Buddy Miles
Buddy Miles and Neol Redding
The newly formed Jimi Hendrix Experience was in the studio recording tracks for a new album titled what when Hendrix died?
"Back in America"
"First Rays of the New Rising Sun"
"The Soft Parade"
True or false? "First Rays of the New Rising Sun" was never released.
When did Jimi Hendrix die?
Sept. 18, 1970
Aug. 22, 1970
Nov. 11, 1970
Which is NOT a Jimi Hendrix tribute album?
"If Six Was Nine"
"The Hendrix Set"
True or false? In 1993 an exhibit of Hendrix's work toured college campuses.
What billionaire Hendrix fan helped Hendrix's father, James "Al" Hendrix, regain full control of his son's estate after he signed away the rights to portions of his son's work to various international conglomerates in the '70s?
True or false? 'Voodoo Chile" is Jimi Hendrix's longest studio recording.
What British musician played bass and organ on "Voodoo Chile?"
Between the years 1966 and 1970, how many shows did Jimi Hendrix play?
more than 600
more than 400
more than 200
When and where did Jimi Hendrix play his last concert?
Sept. 6, 1970 at the Open Air Love and Peace Festival in Germany
Sept. 12, 1970 at the Open Air Love and Peace Festival in London
Sept. 14, 1970 at the Open Air Love and Peace Festival in France
How many songs does Jimi Hendrix have on Rolling Stone's list of 100 Greatest Guitar Songs of All Time?