HOW BUYING A RECORD CAN LAND YOU ON ANTIQUES ROADSHOW:
1) Buy used record for about 50 cents
2) Look inside
3) Find Marvin Gaye’s actual 1964 passport within
4) Have it appraised on Antiques Roadshow
5) Hear the following:
APPRAISER: “For insurance, I wouldn’t put less than $20,000 on the passport if you were to insure it.”
You can find the story here at the Antiques Roadshow site.
What’s your favorite Jimi Hendrix song?
“The Wind Cries Mary” was the third single released by The Jimi Hendrix Experience.
American Masters - Jimi Hendrix: Hear My Train a Comin’ airs Tuesday at 9/8c.
Did you know: Jimi Hendrix was entirely self-taught on guitar and he played upside-down because he was left-handed?
Watch a new extended trailer for 'Jimi Hendrix: Hear My Train A Comin,' premiering November 5th on PBS.
The Jimi Hendrix Experience’s debut album, Are You Experienced (1967), is considered one of the greatest debut albums in rock-and-roll history. Watch archival footage of the Experience.
Jimi Hendrix: Hear My Train A Comin’ premieres in 2 days on PBS!
This song is poetry.
Watch Janie Hendrix, Jimi Hendrix’s sister, share memories of her older brother in this outtake interview from Jimi Hendrix: Hear My Train A Comin,’ premiering November 5th.
"When you heard Jimi Hendrix, you knew it was Jimi Hendrix. He introduced himself with his instrument. His attack to a guitar man, was, oh, something else! You think of one of the great American ball players, or one of the great fighters of the world, you know, that’s the way he would attack any note on his guitar." - B.B. King.
Watch a trailer for Jimi Hendrix: Hear My Train A Comin’, premiering November 5th on PBS.
Did you know the original working title for this song was ‘Purple Haze Jesus Saves’? Contrary to popular belief, the song’s meaning is rooted in a dream he had about Jesus saving him.
Watch a sneak peek of ‘Jimi Hendrix: Hear My Train A Comin’,’ premiering November 5th on PBS.
From their Instagram feed, I present you Bryan and Matt from the National.
with Clifford the Big Red Dog. At KCPT in Kansas City.
The PBS Remixes are now available at iTunes! Click here to go there.
updated: And Amazon.
Even Mr. Rogers puts out b-sides!
This week last year we shared the Mister Rogers “Garden of your Mind” remix, and today, as a thank you for being fans of PBS Digital Studios, we are releasing its B-side from our incredibly talented friend, John Boswell.
It’s called “Sing Together.” Click here to watch, enjoy and SHARE!
Missed JT last night on In Performance at the White House “Memphis Soul?”
Watch him sing “Sitting on the Dock of the Bay.”
You’re welcome :)
MAGICAL MYSTERY TOUR IS AIRING ON PBS TONIGHT*
Check your local listings. There’s an additional documentary called MAGICAL MYSTERY TOUR REVISITED airing too, for a total of 2 hours of programming. *Check local listings (as always with PBS) and it may be listed under GREAT PERFORMANCES.
Click the pic for more on MMT from the NYT.