Experience (Jimi Hendrix album)

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Experience
Jimi Hendrix - Experience.jpg
Live album by Jimi Hendrix
Released August 1971 (1971-08)
Recorded February 24, 1969
Venue Royal Albert Hall, London
Genre Rock
Length 30:05
Label Ember
Producer Steve Gold, Michael Jeffery for Pomegranate Productions
Jimi Hendrix British chronology
The Cry of Love
(1971)
Experience
(1971)
Isle of Wight
(1971)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
AllMusic 3/5 stars[1]

Experience is a live album by Jimi Hendrix, released in August 1971 in the United Kingdom. The album is an incomplete soundtrack to the unreleased film Experience documenting the Jimi Hendrix Experience's performance at the Royal Albert Hall on February 24, 1969. It peaked at number nine in the U.K. album charts in September 1971.[2] The follow-up to Experience, titled More Experience, was released in 1972.

Track listing[edit]

All tracks written by Jimi Hendrix, except where noted.

Side one
No. Title Length
1. "Sunshine of Your Love" (Eric Clapton, Jack Bruce, Pete Brown) 6:48
2. "Room Full of Mirrors" (extended version) 8:15
Side two
No. Title Length
1. "Bleeding Heart" (extended version) (Elmore James) 8:27
2. "Smashing of Amps" 6:25

On "Room Full of Mirrors" they are joined by Chris Wood (flute) and Dave Mason (guitar). The support band that evening was Mason, Capaldi, Wood & Frog.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Viglione, Joe. Album review Jimi Hendrix Experience at AllMusic. Retrieved September 5, 2011.
  2. ^ "Jimi Hendrix – Albums". Official Charts. Retrieved October 26, 2016.