Sunday Sounds: Mitch Mitchell’s Psychedelic, Jazz-Influenced Playing on Jimi Hendrix’s “Purple Haze”

“Purple Haze” is one of Jimi Hendrix’s most popular songs, and on August 26, 1967, the single entered the Billboard Hot 100 pop chart, where it spent eight weeks. The Jimi Hendrix Experience had released Are You Experienced in the US that week, after the single with “Purple Haze” and “The Wind Cries Mary” came out in March in the … Continue reading Sunday Sounds: Mitch Mitchell’s Psychedelic, Jazz-Influenced Playing on Jimi Hendrix’s “Purple Haze”