Jimi Hendrix: Stages (1991)

hendrix stagesBy Scott Goldfine

The late great Jimi Hendrix as performer is presented in the four-CD boxed set “Stages.” Four previously unreleased concerts spanning the guitar innovator’s heyday — Stockholm (1967), Paris (1968), San Diego (1969) and Atlanta (1970) ― have been digitally remastered.

Hendrix’s musical evolution and his role as a symbol for the 1960s revolution is revealed. One gripe, disc 1 is just 31 minutes long.

GRADE: A-

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