52 Years Ago Today, Jimi Hendrix Gets Signed; 13 Years Later, He Gets Robbed

53 years ago today, Jimi Hendrix signed with Reprise, which released his three studio LPs: Are You Experienced, Axis: Bold As Love and Electric Ladyland). Exactly 13 years later, a thief broke into the Hendrix-built Electric Lady Studios and stole five of his gold records. Ain’t no telling. Read Brett Netson (Built To Spill, Caustic Resin) in MAGNET on Hendrix:

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