added: 31 Oct 2013 // by: Music-News.com Newsdesk
Experience Hendrix as never before! In support of the Blu-ray and DVD release of 'Jimi Hendrix: Hear My Train A-Comin'', legendary rock producer Eddie Kramer visits Metropolis Studios to talk exclusively about his career and long-time association with Hendrix.
Kramer will present a unique insight into the mind and music of Hendrix, allowing guests to experience Hendrix as never before ' hear his original masters in incredible detail as Kramer deconstructs Jimi's masterpieces track-by-track at one of the world's most renowned professional recording studios ' Metropolis.
The pioneering engineer, who worked closely with Hendrix throughout his career (Electric Ladyland, Are You Experienced?, Band of Gypsies etc.) will show how he and original producer Chas Chandler helped make music history, pushing the studio technology of the day past its limits to match Hendrix's virtuosity.
"I know Jimi's fans will enjoy the unique insights that Eddie will share about classic songs such as 'Little Wing' and 'Purple Haze'', said Janie L Hendrix of the event. 'Eddie's passion for Jimi's music burns as brightly today as it did during all those amazing sessions that he recorded for him. Nothing was more important to Jimi than his music, and in Eddie he found someone dedicated to expanding the technical possibilities of recording. Stay Experienced.'
"I am looking forward to appearing at the great Metropolis Studios for what should be a fun and informative event', said Kramer as the details were announced. 'What with the new documentary film 'Hear My Train A-Comin'', plus the new live album 'Jimi Hendrix at Miami Pop' to talk about....be prepared to ROCK!!'.
Kramer's masterclass is accompanied by a wealth of never-before-seen archive material, lending an intimate richness to the story of Hendrix's life and career. Fans will also have the chance to quiz Kramer at a post-presentation Q&A, as well as meeting the man himself, and all attendees receive a multitude of extras, including a signed picture and exclusive souvenir goodies from the Experience Hendrix Estate.
VIP Gold ticket holders will also be treated to an exclusive special preview screening of the forthcoming documentary itself with the GRAMMY award-winning Director Bob Smeaton (Nov 18), and the engineer who mastered the music for the BD/DVD release, Mazen Murad (Nov 17), as well as a complimentary Blu-ray copy.
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