Are you experienced with Jimi Hendrix? Load up on great moments from the guitar god and the many artists he has influenced now in honor of today's opening of the motion picture Jimi: All Is By My Side, which stars Andre “3000” Benjamin of Outkast fame and is directed by Oscar-winning screenwriter John Ridley.
Enjoy an extended mix of all things Hendrix inspired and play our specially crafted Jimi: All Is By My Side station. Have fun, kiss the sky, and unleash your best air guitar as you enjoy the legacy of Jimi Hendrix!
For fans wanting to dive even deeper, follow Jimi: All Is By My Side on Rdio to hear dozens of hours of carefully curated playlists including:
The Blues Heritage of Jimi Hendrix compares his blues-drenched work to that of some of his early favorites, including Muddy Waters, Duke Ellington, Albert King and Elmore James.
Songs That Jimi Hendrix Covered reveals even more of his influences as he took on songs by The Beatles, Bob Dylan, Chuck Berry and Big Mama Thornton and gave them a unique spin.
Jimi Hendrix Songs Covered By Others refracts the Hendrix experience through the imaginations of legends in their own right such as Deep Purple, Eric Clapton, Rickie Lee Jones, and Red Hot Chili Peppers.
Hendrix Admirers, Contemporaries, and More explores the work of artists who Hendrix influenced during and after his life, like Buddy Guy, Gary Clark Jr., Living Colour and Janelle Monae. The playlist was curated by Earl Douglas, the executive director of Black Rock Coalition.
The film opens in theaters around the US today.