Are You Experienced

Jimi Hendrix - Are You Experienced
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1967 Ratings: #7 / 64
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1967 Ratings: #3
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AllMusic
Many of these songs are among Hendrix's very finest; it may be true that he would continue to develop at a rapid pace throughout the rest of his brief career, but he would never surpass his first LP in terms of consistently high quality.
Doublez
96

The History of The Albums – n° 341

May 1967, dear diary, the day the world discovered one of the greatest Guitar Hero

While there are so many things to tell, from the crucial information to the most insignificant anecdote, it's crazy how much one faces a blank sheet of paper when writing about Jimi Hendrix, as if paralyzed by the legend he embodies. Honestly, I didn't know where to start and then I said to myself: "beyond the divine reputation he has as a guitarist, what does ... read more

MickyT
90

He sure do be playing the geetar really good.

So yeah what can be said about Jimi Hendrix already? The mans often considered one of the greatest guitarists of all time and up to this moment I haven't heard much of anything from Hendrix. Are You Experienced is... well.... an experience, Hendrix's guitar work surely lives up to the hype for me at least and he shows impeccable charisma across the board, not to discredit what everyone else was doing here either like Mitch Mitchell who is a great ... read more

chaifiend
87

I've waited a long time for pre-90s music to "click" with me. It almost always bored me. I felt like there was a cultivated truth hidden inside it that I was too young and inept to hear. I thought (and even still think sometimes) that the tragedy and stimulations of this modern world clouded our ability to feel music as profoundly as the artist intended back in 19-whatever. Though I've heard Are You Experienced before, only recently has it "clicked;" one of many classic ... read more

sudokirbi
100

she hendrix on my jimi till i experience

Thew
93

almost as good as EL but still incredible, amazing guitar obviously, its Jimi Hendrix. awesome album and some of the best Psychedelic Rock

calebmullings54
95

Guitar

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Added on: February 7, 2013