Jimi Hendrix: The Dick Cavett Show

  |  Buy to Own: 12/09/2011
  |  90 min
Rated TBC by the BBFC


Documentary focusing on legendary guitarist Jimi Hendrix's appearances on 'The Dick Cavett Show', the first US network show to feature the musician. Directed by Bob Smeaton (awarded a Grammy for his work on 'The Beatles Anthology'), the release features full live performances from Hendrix of 'Izabella', 'Machine Gun' and 'Hear My Train a Comin''. As well as new interviews with Cavett and Jimi Hendrix Experience band members Mitch Mitchell and Billy Cox, Hendrix's original interviews with Cavett are shown. In these interviews Hendrix discusses subjects as diverse as his training as a US Army paratrooper and his celebrated rendition of the 'Star Spangled Banner' at the Woodstock festival.