Jimi Hendrix: Live At The Isle Of Wight Blu-Ray
Now on Blu-ray for the first time, Blue Wild Angel: Jimi Hendrix Live At The Isle of Wight documents the guitarist's legendary performance before 600,000 people at this massive outdoor music and arts festival in August 1970. This unforgettable concert film experience draws heavily upon Academy Award winning Director Murray Lerner's vast archive of previously unseen performance footage and presents some of Hendrix's finest ever concert performances, including extended takes of ""Machine Gun,"" ""Red House,"" and other favorites such as ""All Along The Watchtower,"" ""Voodoo Child (Slight Return),"" and a unique medley of ""God Save The Queen"" and ""Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band.""
New interviews with Jimi Hendrix Experience band members Mitch Mitchell, Billy Cox, and others set the stage for the concert footage that follows. In addition to providing the definitive look at one of the landmark events in Hendrix's storied career, Blue Wild Angel features both a stereo and 5.1 audio surround soundtrack newly mixed by Hendrix's original recording engineer Eddie Kramer.
DVD Extra Features Include:
Simultaneous viewing of multiple camera angles - expanded now to include ""God Save The Queen,"" ""Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band,"" ""Spanish Castle Magic,"" ""All Along The Watchtower,"" ""Machine Gun,""; ""Red House,"" ""Foxey Lady,"" and ""In From The Storm,""present Hendrix's distinctive guitar playing onstage like no other film.
Newly discovered footage of ""Hey Joe."" A performance not seen in the original release.
A behind the scenes interview with director Murray Lerner. Rare artifacts and memorabilia, including reproductions of original tickets, festival posters, and even Hendrix's own handwritten directions to the festival site.
Showcases live versions of Experience classics such as ""All Along The Watchtower"" but also songs such as ""Freedom,"" ""Ezy Ryder"" and ""In From The Storm"" he was working on for his new studio album before he died.
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