Readers’ Rock List: Jimi Hendrix

March 29th, 2010 by Rolling Stone Leave a reply »

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Last week, to celebrate Jimi Hendrix’s impending Rock Band takeover and his latest appearance on the cover of Rolling Stone, we asked our readers to let us know their favorite tracks by the Greatest Guitarist of All Time. We’ve tallied the votes, and the Electric Ladyland classic “Voodoo Child (Slight Return)” edged out “Hey Joe,” “The Wind Cries Mary” and “Machine Gun.” Check out the full list here and be sure to get your copy of our current Jimi issue before it leaves stands this week:

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1. “Voodoo Child (Slight Return)”
2. “All Along The Watchtower”
3. “Bold As Love”
4. “Hey Joe”
5. “Purple Haze”
6. “Machine Gun”
7. “Crosstown Traffic”
8. “The Wind Cries Mary”
9. “Little Wing”
10. “Manic Depression”
11. “Castles Made of Sand”
12. “Are You Experienced?”
13. “1983… (A Mermaid I Should Turn To Be)”
14. “Fire”
15. “Gypsy Eyes”


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