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Album Description & Collectors information:


Gatefold (FOC) cover design with photos on the inside cover pages

This album "JIMI HENDRIX - Cry of Love" is a posthumous fourth studio album by American musician Jimi Hendrix, released in February 1971. It was the first Hendrix album released after his death and was engineered, mixed and compiled by Eddie Kramer and Mitch Mitchell. The album cover illustration was by Nancy Reiner.

Music Genre:

Acid Psych Prog Rock Blues 

Album Production information:


The album: "JIMI HENDRIX - Cry of Love" was produced by: Jimi Hendrix, Eddie Kramer, Mitch Mitchell

  Edwin H. "Eddie" Kramer (a recording producer and engineer). Kramer has collaborated with several artists now in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, including the Beatles  ,  David Bowie  ,  Eric Clapton  ,  Jimi Hendrix  ,  The Kinks, Kiss  ,  Led Zeppelin  ,  the Rolling Stones    and    Carlos Santana . Kramer has also been responsible for the production and engineering of Heavy Metal bands like: Anthrax  ,  Icon  ,  Kiss  ,  Loudness  ,  TT Quick.

This album was recorded at: 1968–1970 at the Sound Center, Record Plant Studios and Electric Lady Studios in New York City, New York

Album cover design & photography: Victor Kahn Sunshine

Album cover illustration: Nancy Reiner

Record Label Information:

Polydor 2480 027

Media Format:

12" LP Vinyl Stereo Gramophone Record
Total Album (Cover+Record) weight: 280 gram  

Year & Country:

1971 Made In Germany
Personnel/Band Members and Musicians on: JIMI HENDRIX - Cry of Love
    Band-members, Musicians and Performers
  • Jimi Hendrix - lead vocals, guitars
  • Billy Cox - bass
  • Mitch Mitchell - drums
  • Juma Sultan - percussion
  • Buddy Miles - drums
  • Noel Redding - bass
Complete Track-listing of the album "JIMI HENDRIX - Cry of Love"

The detailed tracklist of this record "JIMI HENDRIX - Cry of Love" is:

    Track-listing :
  1. "Freedom" 3:24
  2. "Drifting" 3:46
  3. "Ezy Ryder" 4:09
  4. "Night Bird Flying" 3:50
  5. "My Friend" 4:40
  6. "Straight Ahead" 4:42
  7. "Astro Man" 3:37
  8. "Angel" 4:25
  9. "In From the Storm" 3:42
  10. "Belly Button Window" 3:34
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JIMI HENDRIX Vinyl LP Discography and Album Cover Gallery

Jimi Hendrix was a true original, a musician whose innovative approach to the guitar helped to define a generation of rock music. His untimely death cut short a career that was still full of promise, but his influence continues to be felt to this day. He remains a true icon of American music, and his legacy is a testament to the power of creativity and innovation in the arts.

Band Description:

  Jimi Hendrix was an iconic American musician and one of the most influential guitarists of the 20th century. Born in Seattle, Washington in 1942, Hendrix began playing the guitar as a teenager and soon gained a reputation as a skilled musician. He moved to London in 1966 and quickly made a name for himself on the British music scene, before returning to the United States and achieving international fame. Despite his relatively short career, Hendrix left an indelible mark on the music world, and his innovative approach to the guitar continues to inspire musicians today.

 Early Life and Musical Development:

 James Marshall Hendrix was born on November 27, 1942 in Seattle, Washington. He was the son of Lucille Jeter and James Allen Hendrix, and grew up in a family with a deep love of music. Hendrix began playing the guitar at the age of 15, and quickly developed a unique style that combined elements of blues, rock and roll, and R&B. He played in several bands around Seattle, including The Velvetones and The Rocking Kings, before moving to New York City in 1964 to pursue a career as a professional musician.

 Career and Musical Achievements:

Hendrix's breakthrough came in 1966, when he moved to London and formed the Jimi Hendrix Experience with bassist Noel Redding and drummer Mitch Mitchell. The band quickly gained a following on the British music scene, and their debut album, "Are You Experienced?" was released in 1967 to critical acclaim. The album featured such classic tracks as "Purple Haze," "Hey Joe," and "Foxy Lady," and established Hendrix as one of the most innovative and influential guitarists of his time.

 Over the next few years, Hendrix released several more albums, including "Axis: Bold as Love" and "Electric Ladyland," and became known for his electrifying live performances. He was a pioneer of psychedelic rock, incorporating innovative techniques like feedback, distortion, and wah-wah pedals into his playing. His unique style and experimental approach to the guitar inspired countless musicians, and his influence can be heard in everything from heavy metal to hip-hop.

 Tragically, Hendrix's career was cut short when he died on September 18, 1970 at the age of 27. Despite his untimely death, he left an indelible mark on the music world, and his legacy continues to inspire musicians today.

 Legacy and Influence:

 Jimi Hendrix's influence on music is hard to overstate. His innovative approach to the guitar and his willingness to experiment with new sounds and techniques opened up new possibilities for musicians, and his legacy continues to inspire generations of guitarists. He was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1992, and his music continues to be celebrated and analyzed by scholars and fans alike.