Hackskeptic’s 500 Greatest Songs: The Jimi Hendrix Experience – Hey Joe

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396 – The Jimi Hendrix Experience – Hey Joe (1967)
Written by Billy Roberts
Produced by Chas Chandler
Label – Polydor/Reprise

The song that introduced firstly Chas Chandler and then the world to the immeasurable talent of Jimi Hendrix. The magnificent chord progression and solo are the winners here as Jimi reveals his skills and changes the shape of rock music in the blink of our wide, bewildered eyes.

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