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Purple Haze by Jimi Hendrix

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Difficulty: Intermediate

In his brief four-year reign, Jimi Hendrix expanded the electric guitar more than anyone before or since. Hendrix was a master at merging all manner of music into one precise art form, often with experiments that produced high-quality feedback and roaring distortion. His frequent hurricane blasts of noise and dazzling showmanship proved that he could and would play behind his back and with his teeth and set his guitar on fire, and everyone would HAVE to love it. He possessed such considerable gifts as a songwriter, singer, and master of blues, R&B, and rock styles.Read More »Purple Haze by Jimi Hendrix