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Slough council puts ex-Beatles and Hendrix gig venue up for sale

Slough council puts ex-Beatles and Hendrix gig venue up for sale BBC Source link

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Jimi Hendrix in tune for Beckett and Hornb

Jimi Hendrix played all the right notes as Ralph Beckett’s good week continued apace in the bet365 Mile Handicap at Newmarket. Hot on the heels of Group One success with Prosperous Voyage, Beckett and Rob Hornby teamed up again to great effect. Third in the Britannia at Royal Ascot, the winner was sent off the […]

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Why Jimi Hendrix couldn’t succeed in the US

It’s difficult to think of a more archetypal guitar hero than Jimi Hendrix. The eminent virtuoso took the raw threads of the electric blues music of the 1950s and early ’60s and transformed them into his own heavier, overdriven and psychedelic style that few could replicate and even fewer could rival. Hendrix’s path to success […]

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Why Jimi Hendrix loved the United Kingdom

If you’ve ever toiled away trying to learn your scales on a six-string, doubtless you’ve been in utter awe having listened to the unbound virtuosity of Jimi Hendrix. The gifted guitarist took the threads of rhythm and blues musicians of the 1950s and early ’60s and transformed them into his own heavier, overdriven and psychedelic […]

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Billie Eilish: I owe 95 per cent of my career to Sir Paul McCartney and The Beatles

Billie Eilish says she owes “95 per cent” of her music career to fellow Glastonbury headliner Sir Paul McCartney and The Beatles. The ‘Lost Cause’ hitmaker will become the youngest artist to headline the legendary music festival’s Pyramid Stage tonight (24.06.22), while the ‘Yesterday’ hitmaker, who plays Saturday night (25.06.22), is the oldest solo headliner […]

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The Monterey Pop Festival became a coming out party for Jimi Hendrix

When American music festivals are bandied about, Woodstock scores most of the attention. However, the Monterey Pop Festival laid down the template 55 years ago. “Monterey was the nexus,” Rolling Stone editor and publisher Jann Wenner wrote. “It sprang from what the Beatles began, and from it sprang what followed.” Rock was a burgeoning entity […]

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Neighbours exit: Why is Ben Turland leaving as Hendrix Greyson?

Ben has been a member of the Neighbours cast since 2019, having been introduced as the wayward son of Pierce Greyson (played by Tim Robards). Over the past three years, the youngster has mellowed from an immature schoolboy to a gentleman who married the love of his life, Mackenzie Hargreaves (Georgie Stone) in last week’s […]

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Wouter and Sarah Hendrix to Step Away From Tennis Head Coaching Positions – Lehigh University Athletics

Story Links Men’s Tennis Head Coach Job Posting Women’s Tennis Head Coach Job Posting BETHLEHEM, Pa. – The Lehigh men’s and women’s tennis programs will be undergoing a transition this summer as Howard Talmud ’77 head men’s coach Wouter Hendrix and head women’s coach Sarah Hendrix will be leaving their respective positions later this month. […]

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Obituary for Helen Marie (Miller) Hendrix | Cozine Memorial Group

Obituary Helen Marie Hendrix (Miller), age 96, was born in Humboldt, Kansas on July 30, 1925, and died in Wichita, Kansas on June 3, 2022.   Helen grew up in several small rural towns in Kansas, Oklahoma, and Illinois.  She attended LaRose Community High School in LaRose, Illinois and was Valedictorian of her class in […]

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The White House’s secret record collection unearthed

The White House has a secret record collection containing LPs by The Sex Pistols and Barry Manilow. The grandson of the 39th president of the United States Jimmy Carter, John Chuldenko, has confirmed the existence the 97-year-old Democrat’s extensive vinyl collection from the year he got into power in 1977. There are more than 1,800 […]