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Interview with Al Hendrix: Jimi Hendrix's Father Reflects on the Life of His Son

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In 2000, Al Hendrix, father of legendary guitarist, songwriter and musician Jimi Hendrix, sat down for an interview in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum's Jimi Hendrix exhibit. In this clip, Al Hendrix shares memories of his son, including Jimi's first interest in music and playing the guitar, Jimi's move to London, the first time he heard "Are You Experienced," seeing his son perform for the first time, hearing Jimi's version of "The Star Spangled Banner" and more.