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"I Felt We Were In Danger Of Becoming The U.S. Dave Dee" — Jimi Hendrix

Alan Walsh, Melody Maker, 20 July 1968

THE ELECTRIFIED hair has been shortened somewhat, but it was unmistakably still Jimi Hendrix. He loped into his manager's Gerrard Street office, grinned slyly, shook hands all round, fastened onto the latest copy of MM, accepted a stick of chewing gum and settled comfortably into an office armchair.

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