Jimi Hendrix – West Coast Seattle Boy – Box Set

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This Definitive Career-Spanning Collection Traces
Jimi Hendrix’s Transformation From R&B Sideman To World’s Most Electrifying Guitarist. Across 4 Hours of Rare & Unreleased Tracks On 5 Disc (4 CD/1 DVD) Boxed Set

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Jimi Hendrix – West Coast Seattle Boy – Box Set

This isn’t just another Hendrix box set. It actually looks at the less well-known side of Hendrix’s music as he rose to superstardom, with fresh material from his career spanning 1964-70.

This Definitive Career-Spanning Collection Traces
Jimi Hendrix’s Transformation From R&B Sideman To World’s Most Electrifying Guitarist. Across 4 Hours of Rare & Unreleased Tracks On 5 Disc (4 CD/1 DVD) Boxed Set

Demos, alternate takes, live concert jewels and more

From www.jimihendrix.com:
  • 45 unreleased Jimi Hendrix live and studio recordings including demos and alternate versions of songs from Are You Experienced, Axis: Bold As Love, and Electric Ladyland.
  • West Coast Seattle Boy includes Hendrix’s never before heard version of Bob Dylan’s ‘Tears Of Rage”
  • Solo acoustic recordings of Electric Ladyland favorites like “Long Hot Summer Night” and “1983 (A Merman I Shall Turn To Be)”
  • Never before heard live performances from Berkeley and the legendary Band Of Gypsys Fillmore East concert on New Year”s Eve 1969
  • New Hendrix songs as “Hear My Freedom,” “Hound Dog Blues,” “Lonely Avenue” and more.
Includes Jimi Hendrix Voodoo Child, a new 90 minute documentary directed by the multiple Grammy award winning Bob Smeaton (Beatles Anthology, Festival Express, Beatles: The Studio Recordings, Band of Gypsys). An autobiographical journey told in the legendary musician’s own words as read by Parliament-Funkadelic’s Bootsy Collins, the film incorporates interviews with Hendrix, coupled with the artist’s letters, writings and recordings to provide new insight into one of the most enduring icons of popular culture.

Disc One of West Coast Seattle Boy are:

  1. Isley Brothers – Testify (1964)
  2. Don Covay & the Goodtimers – Mercy, Mercy (1964 – #1 Cashbox R&B – #35 Billboard Hot 100)
  3. Don Covay & the Goodtimers – Can’t Stay Away (1964)
  4. Rosa Lee Brooks – My Diary (1965 – written by Arthur Lee)
  5. Rosa Lee Brooks – Utee (1965)
  6. Little Richard – I Don’t Know What You Got But It’s Got Me (1965)
  7. Little Richard – Dancing All Around The World (1965)
  8. Frank Howard & The Commanders – I’m So Glad (1966 – written by Billy Cox)
  9. Isley Brothers – Move Over And Let Me Dance (1965)
  10. Isley Brothers – Have You Ever Been Disappointed (1965)
  11. Ray Sharpe – Help Me (Get The Feeling) (Part I) (1966)
  12. The Icemen – (My Girl) She’s A Fox (1966)
  13. Jimmy Norman – That Little Old Groovemaker (1966)
  14. Billy Lamont – Sweet Thang (1968)
  15. King Curtis – Instant Groove (1969)
  16. Disc Two of West Coast Seattle Boy – The Jimi Hendrix Anthology focuses on 1967-68 and Hendrix’s breakout sessions with the Jimi Hendrix Experience:
    1. Fire (1967) – Previously Unreleased Alternate Recording
    2. Are You Experienced (1967) – Previously Unreleased Recording
    3. May This Be Love (1967) – Previously Unreleased Alternate Recording
    4. Can You See Me (1967) – Previously Unreleased Alternate Recording
    5. Love Or Confusion (1967) – Previously Unreleased Alternate Recording
    6. Little One (1967) – Previously Unreleased Recording (featuring Dave Mason on sitar)
    7. Mr. Bad Luck (1967) – Previously Unreleased Alternate Recording
    8. Cat Talking To Me (1967) – Previously Unreleased Alternate Recording
    9. Castles Made Of Sand (1967) – Previously Unreleased Recording
    10. Tears Of Rage (1968) – Previously Unreleased Recording
    11. Hear My Train A Comin’ (1968) – Previously Unreleased Recording
    12. 1983 (A Merman I Shall Turn To Be) (1968) – Previously Unreleased Recording
    13. Long Hot Summer Night (1968) – Previously Unreleased Recording
    14. My Friend (1968) – Previously Unreleased Recording
    15. Angel (1968) – Previously Unreleased Recording
    16. Calling All The Devil’s Children (1968) – Previously Unreleased Recording
    17. New Rising Sun (1968) – Previously Unreleased Alternate Recording

    Disc Three of West Coast Seattle Boy – The Jimi Hendrix Anthology revisits 1968-1969, both a peak and pivotal period for Hendrix in which the artist was exploring bold new directions on stage and in the studio:

    1. Hear My Freedom (1968) – Previously Unreleased Recording
    2. Room Full Of Mirrors (1969) – Previously Unreleased Recording
    3. Shame, Shame, Shame (1969) – Previously Unreleased Recording
    4. Messenger (1968) – Previously Unreleased Recording
    5. Hound Dog Blues (1969) – Previously Unreleased Recording
    6. Untitled Basic Track (1968) – Previously Unreleased Recording
    7. Star Spangled Banner (1969) – Previously Unreleased Original Mix
    8. Purple Haze (1969) – Previously Unreleased Original Mix
    9. Young/Hendrix (1969) – Previously Unreleased Alternate Recording
    10. Mastermind (1969) – Previously Unreleased Recording
    11. Message To Love (1969) – Previously Unreleased Alternate Recording
    12. Fire (1969) – Previously Unreleased Recording
    13. Foxey Lady (1969) – Previously Unreleased Recording

    Opening with Hendrix’s incendiary New Year’s Eve performance of “Stone Free” at New York’s Fillmore East on December 31, 1969 and closing with a previously unheard recording from Hendrix alone in his Greenwich Village apartment in 1970, Disc Four of West Coast Seattle Boy – The Jimi Hendrix Anthology provides a fascinating portrait of an artist at his fiery best, working on the future:

    1. Stone Free (1969) – Previously Unreleased Recording
    2. Burning Desire (1970) – Previously Unreleased Recording
    3. Lonely Avenue (1969) – Previously Unreleased Recording
    4. Everlasting First (1970) – Previously Unreleased Alternate Recording (featuring Arthur Lee)
    5. Freedom (1970) – Previously Unreleased Recording
    6. Peter Gunn/Catastrophe (1970) – Previously Unreleased Alternate Recording
    7. In From The Storm (1970) – Previously Unreleased Alternate Recording
    8. All God’s Children (1970) – Previously Unreleased Recording
    9. Red House (1970) – Previously Unreleased Recording
    10. Play That Riff [Thank You] (1970) – Previously Unreleased Recording
    11. Bolero (1970) – Previously Unreleased Alternate Recording
    12. Hey Baby (New Rising Sun) – Previously Unreleased Alternate Recording
    13. Suddenly November Morning (1970) – Previously Unreleased Recording

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Weight 3100 g
Dimensions 31 × 31 × 7 cm
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