Today's dose of "kinda cool, kinda heartbreaking, kinda creepy" news comes to us courtesy of Sachs Media, where execs recently bankrolled a series of computer-generated portraits depicting what some of rock's best-loved deceased stars would look like if they were alive today.
The Jimi Hendrix estate has shot down reports that a new movie about the late guitarist is in preproduction. The rumored biopic, ‘All Is by My Side,’ stars Andre 3000 as Hendrix and is being directed by ‘Three Kings’ writer John Ridley.
The ‘Experience Hendrix’ tour is set to roll out for 2012 and we’ve got two dates right here in Texas:
March 22 – Houston, TX – Arena Theatre
March 24 – Austin, TX – Austin City Limits Live at The Moody Theater
The tour features guitarists Brad Whitford of Aerosmith, Vernon Reid of Living Color, Robbie Krieger of the Doors, and Eric Johnson on various dates.
The 2011 'Experience Hendrix' show is heading out on the road again this year. As always the touring group features some of the best guitarists and musicians in the world paying tribute to Jimi.
Tonight (May 9th) you can see a part of the lineup performing 'All Along The Watchtower' on the Lopez Tonight show