Winterland (album)

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Winterland
Live album by The Jimi Hendrix Experience
Released September 13, 2011 (2011-09-13)
Recorded October 10, 11 and 12, 1968 at the Winterland Ballroom, San Francisco, California
Genre Psychedelic rock, blues rock, hard rock, acid rock, funk rock
Length 276:00
Label Experience Hendrix, Legacy
The Jimi Hendrix Experience chronology
West Coast Seattle Boy: The Jimi Hendrix Anthology
(2010)
Winterland
(2011)
People, Hell & Angels
(2013)
Singles from Winterland
  1. "Like a Rolling Stone"
    Released: August 23, 2011 (2011-08-23)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Contactmusic.com 9/10 stars[1]
Rolling Stone 5/5 stars[2]

Winterland is a posthumous live box set by English/American psychedelic rock band The Jimi Hendrix Experience. Released on September 13, 2011, by Experience Hendrix and Legacy Recordings, the four-disc collection documents the band's six performances at the Winterland Ballroom in San Francisco, California between October 10 and 12, 1968. A single disc "highlights" edition was released the same day.[3] "Like a Rolling Stone" was released as the lead single from the collection on August 23, 2011, backed with "Spanish Castle Magic".[4]

Some of this material had previously been released by Rykodisc in 1987 on an album titled Live at Winterland.[5]

Track listing[edit]

Disc one: October 10, 1968
No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "Tax Free" (2nd show) Bo Hansson, Janne Karlsson 15:15
2. "Lover Man" (2nd show) Jimi Hendrix 5:21
3. "Sunshine of Your Love" (2nd show) Jack Bruce, Eric Clapton, Pete Brown 7:30
4. "Hear My Train A Comin'" (2nd show) Hendrix 11:33
5. "Killing Floor" (2nd show) Chester Arthur Burnett 7:55
6. "Foxy Lady" (1st show) Hendrix 5:36
7. "Hey Joe" (2nd show) Billy Roberts 7:19
8. "Star Spangled Banner" (2nd show) Francis Scott Key, John Stafford Smith 5:56
9. "Purple Haze" (2nd show) Hendrix 5:37
Disc two: October 11, 1968
No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "Tax Free" (2nd show) Hansson, Karlsson 10:01
2. "Like a Rolling Stone" (2nd show) Bob Dylan 11:46
3. "Lover Man" (2nd show) Hendrix 3:45
4. "Hey Joe" (2nd show) Roberts 5:12
5. "Fire" (2nd show) Hendrix 3:20
6. "Foxy Lady" (2nd show) Hendrix 5:12
7. "Are You Experienced?" (1st show) Hendrix 12:13
8. "Red House" (1st show) Hendrix 12:24
9. "Purple Haze" (2nd show) Hendrix 5:18
Disc three: October 12, 1968
No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "Fire" (1st show) Hendrix 4:59
2. "Lover Man" (1st show) Hendrix 4:29
3. "Like a Rolling Stone" (1st show) Dylan 11:48
4. "Manic Depression" (2nd show) Hendrix 5:34
5. "Sunshine of Your Love" (2nd show) Bruce, Clapton, Brown 9:01
6. "Little Wing" (2nd show) Hendrix 4:01
7. "Spanish Castle Magic" (2nd show) Hendrix 6:28
8. "Red House" (2nd show) Hendrix 9:13
9. "Hey Joe" (1st show) Roberts 6:45
10. "Purple Haze" (1st show) Hendrix 3:42
11. "Wild Thing" (1st show) Chip Taylor 3:30
Disc four
No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "Foxy Lady" (October 12, 1968, 2nd show) Hendrix 6:05
2. "Are You Experienced?" (October 10, 1968, 1st show) Hendrix 7:27
3. "Voodoo Child (Slight Return)" (October 10, 1968, 1st show) Hendrix 7:43
4. "Red House" (October 10, 1968, 1st show) Hendrix 15:21
5. "Star Spangled Banner" (October 12, 1968, 2nd show) Key, Smith 6:10
6. "Purple Haze" (October 11, 1968, 1st show) Hendrix 6:15
7. "Boston Garden Backstage Interview" (November 16, 1968)   19:04

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Pusey, Jim. "Album review Jimi Hendrix Experience Winterland". www.contactmusic.com. Retrieved 15 September 2011. 
  2. ^ Rosen, Jody (13 September 2011). "Album review Jimi Hendrix Experience Winterland". Rolling Stone. Retrieved 15 September 2011. 
  3. ^ "Experience Hendrix LLC & Legacy Recordings Launches Fourth Wave of Releases in Critically Acclaimed Jimi Hendrix Catalog Project". Experience Hendrix, L.L.C. 16 June 2011. Retrieved 3 September 2011. 
  4. ^ "Jimi Hendrix: Like A Rolling Stone CD Single". Authentic Hendrix: The Official Jimi Hendrix Online Store. Retrieved 5 September 2011. 
  5. ^ http://www.discogs.com/Jimi-Hendrix-Experience-Live-At-Winterland/master/24707
  6. ^ "Jimi Hendrix: The Complete Winterland Reels". http://www.lanceta.es/jimi-hendrix/. Retrieved 15 March 2012.