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1st October 1967: Influential rock guitarist, singer and songwriter Jimi Hendrix (1942 - 1970) holds an award which he has just received from Radio One DJ Jimmy Savile. (Photo by Express/Express/Getty Images)

After much hype and build-up, the new Jimi Hendrix release of Both Sides of the Sky is out today (March 9) and with it comes a new video for the song “Lover Man.”

The video is packed with all sorts of archival footage and enough psychedelic visual effect to make you trip sober.  (Would we want it any other way?)

Both Side of the Sky, itself, features ten studio records that have never been released until this album and featureBand of Gypsys bassist Billy Cox and drummer Buddy Miles.  The LP is available on CD, digital and vinyl at JimiHendrix.com.

Erica Banas is a rock/classic rock blogger who once did a presentation in a college public speaking course about why The Rolling Stones were better than The Beatles.  (She received an A.)

Erica Banas is a rock/classic rock news blogger who's well-versed in etiquette and extraordinarily nice. #TransRightsAreHumanRights

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