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Thursday, November 15, 2012

New Jimi Hendrix exhibit at EMP not to be missed

Jimi Hendrix smashed this guitar on June 4, 1967, at the Saville Theatre, to mark his final show in London. On the back of the guitar he painted a poem that incorporates the lyrics to his song "Love or Confusion," with an allusion to his guitar as a loving sacrifice.