Tuesday, February 11, 2014

Jimi Hendrix to reissue Purple Haze single

Jimi Hendrix will reissue his legendary 1967 single, “Purple Haze”, on February 18 as the third installment in the Experience Hendrix / Sundazed Records Jimi Hendrix singles series.

The second single by the Jimi Hendrix Experience, “Purple Haze” coupled with “51st Anniversary” is being re-released as it was originally issued in the UK and Europe.

Available for the first time in the US, the reissue features the original monaural mixes and a color picture sleeve.

“Purple Haze” peaked at number 65 on the US Billboard Hot 100, and spent only eight weeks on the chart.

The single can be pre-ordered via the Amazon link below.

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