Hendrix

Season 5 | Episode 5

Jimi Hendrix is a worldwide music and cultural icon, but it all started for him in Seattle. In this episode of “Sounds By The Sound” we’re doing everything with Jimi in mind. We’ll introduce you to guitar wizard Jimmy James performing at an old Hendrix haunt, Washington Hall. Also Acapulco Lips plays at one of the city’s oldest bars, The Central Saloon. Get ready for an electric experience.

“Sounds by the Sound” is a weekly half-­hour show exploring Seattle’s legendary music scene filmed in some of the city’s most unique and scenic locations. With live music performances, exclusive interviews and behind-­the-­scenes looks at noteworthy destinations and attractions – “Sounds by the Sound” is a travel guide to the sights and sounds of Seattle.

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MoPOP Check out Hendrix’s historic guitars before you head downstairs to the worlds of sci-fi, fantasy, and horror.
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The Central Saloon Casual saloon with a history dating back to the 19th century & a menu of American pub grub.
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Washington Hall With a deep history, Washington Hall serves as a performing arts venue and community gathering space.
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