The Experience Hendrix Tour is returning in 2019 with 30 dates via March and April. The tour, a celebration of Jimi Hendrix's legacy and musical genius, brings collectively an interdisciplinary vary of artists deciphering Hendrix's songs over a three-hour live performance.
"The tour is greater than a collection of live shows," Experience Hendrix LLC CEO Janie Hendrix, Jimi's stepsister, stated in a press release. “It's a celebration of a person whose wonderful present modified the face of music and knowledgeable a whole tradition. His influences had been various and various. And this yr we’re shining a light-weight on that variety with artists who signify it throughout cultures and who additionally share a love for Jimi and his music. It’s thrilling to have the ability to honor Jimi’s enduring legacy on this method.”
Since its inception as a single tribute present on the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2000, the tour has turn out to be an anticipated fan expertise.
The performer roster contains Dave Mustaine, founding father of Megadeath and former lead guitarist for Metallica; Joe Satriani, the best-selling instrumental rock guitarist of all time; Hendrix's bandmate Billy Cox; and extra. The full lineup could be seen on the Experience Hendrix Tour web site.
"Jimi Hendrix. The identify that involves my thoughts as one the 'Premiere American Guitarists of All Time.' An Innovator, and legendary musician, I'm past honored to do my half on this tribute to the immortal Jimi Hendrix," Mustaine stated in a press release.
"The Experience Hendrix Tours are all the time a lot enjoyable. The camaraderie between all of the musicians on the present is magical," Satriani stated in a press release. "I’m so excited to play some deep Hendrix tracks in an influence trio setting with dUg Pinnick and Kenny Aronoff!"
The Experience Hendrix Tour kicks off in Pompano Beach, Fla., on March three and can run via April 6 when it finishes in Wallingford, Conn. Tickets on on sale Tuesday at 10 a.m.