Hendrix/1968: Day By Day is the latest project by leading authority Ben Valkhoff, in collaboration with Italian researcher and collector Luigi Garuti. Valkhoff’s previous book One Last Experience – The Jimi Hendrix Experience Live At The Royal Albert Hall won him a 4-star rating in UK music magazines Mojo and Record Collector: “Forensic account of the day’s events”, “beautifully presented labour-of-love.”
Hendrix/1968: Day By Day is a 300-pages accounting of Jimi’s life during this tumultuous year. The Valkhoff/Garuti team has documented in detail the concerts of The Jimi Hendrix Experience, studio recordings, after-midnight jam sessions, and interviews. Performance details include: setlists, support acts, eyewitness accounts, and anecdotes by fans. This book also gives us a behind-the-scenes look at Jimi’s love life, leisure time, and his encounters with fans.
Updated with new information, thoroughly researched and highly detailed, Hendrix/1968: Day By Day sets the benchmark for all publications to come, indispensable to all future Hendrix scholars.
Hendrix 1968: Day By Day
★ Pages: 300
★ Size: 170 x 240 mm