That Time Jimi Hendrix Opened for The Monkees

That Time Jimi Hendrix Opened for The Monkees

That Time Jimi Hendrix Opened for The Monkees

 

Det här är den fantastiska historien om när Jimmie Hendrix var förband till The Monkees. De senare var kända från tv och stora under en kort tid. Den andre blev legend och dog alldeles för ung.

 

In the storied summer of 1967, there was an ever-so-brief (and ever-so-strange) combination of two ever-so-different musical icons: The Monkees and Jimi Hendrix. Monkees drummer Micky Dolenz recounts the brief period of time that the legendary guitarist was the opening act for the pop boy-band sensation. While the pairing of the two acts seemed like a good—if novel—idea at the time, that quickly proved not to be the case. Some things just aren’t meant to be…

 

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