Are You Experienced (North American Version)

The Jimi Hendrix Experience - Are You Experienced (North American Version)
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August 23, 1967 / Release Date
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YeezyWazGud
96
Reviewing this version because this is the one I grew up with and this version is generally better due to the fact that the singles were left off the European edition.

I have something to confess. I don't like classic rock. Sure I fucking love progressive rock, glam rock, and whatever the Beatles were doing from Rubber Soul Onwards. However Classic Rock like the Stones and Zeppelin have always bored me and I feel like most classic rock sounds the same. Maybe it's because my Grandpa played it ... read more
HoodieBraden
70
Yes, I am a boomer. Yes, I love 60s-70s rock. No, I do not think Are You Experienced is a great album. This is probably one of my least favorite opinions of mine lmao. Of course, I want to love this record because I love Jimi Hendrix and his other works. But this album just has way too many lackluster tracks for me to consider it amongst the best in his short discography. Even with great career-defining tracks like "Purple Haze" and "Foxey Lady", they are still not strong ... read more
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Added on: December 23, 2018