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More Jimi Hendrix Album Reissues Coming Soon! August 24, 2010

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Experience Hendrix and Legacy Recordings have announced an October 19, 2010 release date for a much anticipated second round of Jimi Hendrix archive recordings. The next shot of Hendrix reissues includes the Jimi Hendrix: Blues collection of the guitarist’s finest blues-rock recordings; Jimi Hendrix Experience: BBC Sessions; the electrifying Live At Woodstock  set; and the sought-after collectors’ grail, Hendrix’s long out-of-print Christmas EP. All of this activity is building up to the release of West Coast Seattle Boy: The Jimi Hendrix Anthology, a career-spanning four-disc box set. (more…)

Iggy Pop & James Williamson’s KILL CITY Restored, Re-Mixed & Remastered Out October 19th on Alive Naturalsound & Bomp! Records August 24, 2010

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IGGY & THE STOOGES CLOSE OUT THEIR 2010 WORLD TOUR WITH FOUR U.S. DATES


I like what this album has to say. It is rather high concept, and the music is well thought out. It adheres to no particular genre. A lot of people have borrowed its ideas. It’s one of the very first independent LPs I know of.  I hope you like it.- IGGY POP

Kill City was by all measures a desperate effort, a singularly honest and heartfelt performance, a genuine progression of our song writing, and another in a long line of flops that were later resurrected and heralded as masterpieces.  By the time it was released as a record, both Iggy and I were off doing other things with our lives, but with this rerelease we are not only reunited in our musical endeavors but in our appreciation of this album, its remix, and its importance to us as artists. – JAMES WILLIAMSON (more…)

Final Line-Up Announced for Big Muddy Blues Festival August 24, 2010

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National and Local Blues Bands Perform Over Labor Day Weekend

St. Louis, MO— In just under two weeks, the cobblestone streets of Laclede’s Landing will be filled with thousands of music fans when the historic district hosts the annual Big Muddy Blues Festival, St. Louis’ longest-running Blues-focused event. The free festival takes place Labor Day weekend, Saturday, Sept. 4th and Sunday, Sept. 5th, from 1 p.m. to 11 p.m. each day.

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