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AMERICAN MASTERS: Jimi Hendrix: Hear My Train A Comin’

A pioneering electric guitarist, Jimi Hendrix (Nov. 27, 1942 - Sept. 18, 1970) had only four years of mainstream exposure and recognition, but his influential music and riveting stage presence left an enduring legacy.

Jimi Hendrix Experience performs at the 1968 Miami Pop Festival. Performance footage from the festival is among the previously unseen treasures featured in AMERICAN MASTERS "Jimi Hendrix – Hear My Train A Comin’. "

Jimi Hendrix Experience performs at the 1968 Miami Pop Festival. Performance footage from the festival is among the previously unseen treasures featured in AMERICAN MASTERS "Jimi Hendrix – Hear My Train A Comin’. "

Credit: © Ken Davidoff/Authentic Hendrix LLC

Jimi Hendrix.

Jimi Hendrix.

Credit: Courtesy of MRPI / Authentic Hendrix, LLC

Jimi Hendrix.

Jimi Hendrix.

Credit: Courtesy of Graham F. Page / EMP Museum / Authentic Hendrix, LLC

Jimi Hendrix performing atop Halekala Crater on the Island Of Maui, Hawaii, July 30, 1970.

Jimi Hendrix performing atop Halekala Crater on the Island Of Maui, Hawaii, July 30, 1970.

Credit: Courtesy of Daniel Tehaney / © Authentic Hendrix, LLC

Jimi Hendrix performing at the Isle of Wight Festival of Music, Isle of Wight, UK, August 30, 1970.

Jimi Hendrix performing at the Isle of Wight Festival of Music, Isle of Wight, UK, August 30, 1970.

Credit: Courtesy of Chris Walter / © Authentic Hendrix, LLC

Jimi Hendrix on stage, April 25, 1970 at LA Forum, Los Angeles, Calif.

Jimi Hendrix on stage, April 25, 1970 at LA Forum, Los Angeles, Calif.

Credit: Courtesy of Chuck Boyd / © Authentic Hendrix, LLC

Jimi Hendrix.

Jimi Hendrix.

Credit: Courtesy of MRPI / Authentic Hendrix, LLC

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