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[17 Sep 2010 | One Comment | 3,889 views]
DAVE LEWIS DIARY: HENDRIX/BOLAN/TBL 27/AUTUMN MELANCHOLY

I can remember exactly where I was when the news of Jimi Hendrix death came through 40 years ago tomorrow. I was listening to the Tommy Vance Friday What’s New programme as I did most Fridays back then eager to hear the latest single releases. Around 5pm the announcement was made on the BBC Radio One news and Tommy went on to provide a fitting tribute to the guitar legend noting the inconsistencies of his performances over the past year.
Across the water the next day Led Zeppelin were performing two …