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Quiz Updated Jan 20, 2012

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Clue Answer % Correct
Its second single, with the oft-misheard line 'scuse me while I kiss the sky'Purple Haze
77.1%
Northwestern U.S. city where Hendrix was born on November 27, 1942Seattle, Washington
76.7%
New York music festival at which Hendrix played on August 18, 1969Woodstock Music & Art Fair
71.3%
Hit single from the album Electric Ladyland, a Bob Dylan coverAll Along the Watchtower
68.2%
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame-inducted band he formed in London in 1966The Jimi Hendrix Experience
68.1%
Its first single, about a man who shoots his wifeHey Joe
66.4%
Patriotic song, with music composed in 1780, he played near the end of his setThe Star-Spangled Banner
65.8%
What Hendrix did to his guitar on March 31, 1967, for the first timeburned it
61.5%
Jann Wenner-founded magazine that named Hendrix the greatest guitarist everRolling Stone
55.3%
The band's debut album, first released in May of 1967Are You Experienced
55.1%
Legendary 'Tutti Frutti' R&B singer with whom he toured in 1964-65Little Richard
51.9%
Model of guitar he started playing in 1966 and is most closely associated withFender Stratocaster
50.1%
The band's final album, a double album first released in September of 1968Electric Ladyland
49%
That band's drummerMitch Mitchell
37.9%
Second album, first released in December of that yearAxis: Bold as Love
31.4%
Clue Answer % Correct
California music festival at which the band played in June of 1967Monterey International Pop Music Festival
30.8%
That band's original bassistNoel Redding
30.6%
The first stringed instrument Hendrix playedukulele
23.7%
Single that was re-released and hit #1 in the UK after he died on September 18Voodoo Child (Slight Return)
23.1%
Its next single, a psychedelic blues-rock song later used in a 'Guitar Hero' gameThe Wind Cries Mary
21.5%
Bassist Hendrix met in the Army who would play with Hendrix in multiple bandsBilly Cox
16.5%
Famed Army division, based in Kentucky, to which he was assigned in 1961101st Airborne Division
16.4%
Jimi's legal birth nameJohnny Allen Hendrix
16.1%
TV host on whose show he played and was interviewed in September of 1969Dick Cavett
16%
R&B/soul siblings Hendrix joined as a backing guitarist in 1964The Isley Brothers
15.2%
NYC recording studio, named for his third album, Hendrix opened that AugustElectric Lady Studios
7.1%
Manhattan venue Hendrix and his band, The Blue Flame, had a residency that yearCafe Wha?
6.1%
The name of his new backing band that debuted at this showGypsy Sun and Rainbows
4.9%
The name of his last tour (April-Sept., 1970) and his first posthumous albumThe Cry of Love Tour
4.8%
Band they started in nearby Clarksville, Tennessee, after being dischargedThe King Kasuals
2.4%
 
Number % Answered
30 (all)
0.5%
26-29
1.3%
22-25
4.3%
18-21
12.3%
14-17
20.6%
10-13
21.5%
6-9
14.7%
2-5
13.5%
1-1
11.3%

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