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A Look Back At Monterey Pop, 50 Years Later

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Love For The Lead Guitar: Guest DJ Eljuri

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Guest DJ Patti Smith

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From Sideman To Star: A New Film Captures Jimi Hendrix's Pivotal Year

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Debutantes in the opening waltz of the 2011 Vienna Opera Ball. The head of the Vienna Institute for Strauss Research calls the waltz "Austria's premier cultural export." JOE KLAMAR/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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A Rhythm That Has Waltzed Away With Hearts

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The newest collection of Jimi Hendrix material is titled People, Hell and Angels. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Two Hours Of Jimi Hendrix On World Cafe

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Jimi Hendrix's 1969 Album Set For Release

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The Monterey Pop Festival, 40 Years Later

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The Psychedelic Debut of Jimi Hendrix

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A New Jimi Hendrix Biography

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The Story Behind 'Purple Haze'

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From coffeehouses to punk clubs, Matt Haimovitz has played his cello in some surprising places. Steph Mackinnon hide caption

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From Schubert To Hendrix: Guest DJ Matt Haimovitz

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Before I Get Old: 'The 27s' Made Early Exits

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