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Podcast by Phil from The Hendrix Project

Being Jimi: Stories from a Jimi Hendrix Tribute Performer Phil from The Hendrix Project

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Podcast by Phil from The Hendrix Project

    Being Jimi - Episode3 - Gambling, Hiding Backstage and Surfing on Crowd Energy

    Being Jimi - Episode3 - Gambling, Hiding Backstage and Surfing on Crowd Energy

    Gig and touring stories from my life "on the road" as a Jimi Hendrix Tribute Show performer.

    In this episode:
    • With 2 months till the next show I discuss my preparation methods
    • Gambling on a summer gig at a prestigious winery
    • The importance of hiding before the show
    • Why a set list is never a list of songs you’re going to play
    • Finding similar Hendrix motifs in different songs to understand how Jimi explored his ideas

    Ask a question, send them to
    thehendrixprojectnz[at]gmail[dot]com

    • 34 min
    Being Jimi - Episode2 - How this Hendrix Tribute Show was born

    Being Jimi - Episode2 - How this Hendrix Tribute Show was born

    Gig and touring stories from my life "on the road" as a Jimi Hendrix Tribute Show performer.

    In this episode:
    • Where do you start when you put together a Jimi Hendrix Tribute Show?
    • The problems with building a set list with the studio versions of Jimi’s material
    • The importance of approaching the songs as Jimi, Mitch and Noel did
    • Early exposure to Jimi when I was just a struggling novice guitarist
    • A mind blowing Jimi connection and a relevation from a visiting friend

    • 35 min
    Being Jimi - Episode1 - Fly Dates, Broken Toes and Lost Luggage

    Being Jimi - Episode1 - Fly Dates, Broken Toes and Lost Luggage

    Gig and touring stories from my life "on the road" as a Jimi Hendrix Tribute Show performer.

    In this episode:
    • Purple Haze, All in My Plane! Fly dates
    • Possible broken toe before tomorrow’s gig
    • Why is my toothbrush in the gutter?
    • First show goes well and dinner is the highlight
    • How we controlled the venue space for a better show

    Wanna know more? Submit your question to me at thehendrixprojectnz[at]gmail[dot]com

    • 33 min

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