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Jimi – At Summer Of Love

Jimi – At Summer Of Love

Jimi Hendrix at the “Summer Of Love Festival.” Is one of the amazing performances that takes place that day in 1967. Likewise, rock ‘roll photographer Jim Marshall has a backstage pass and a bird’s eye view to everything! Such as capturing Hendrix doing what he does best, shredding the hell out of his guitar!

Jim Marshall has all access pass to everything going on at the time. Can we also say that Jimi Hendrix is one of the performers in attendance who played for free! But we’re quite sure he receives quite a bit of exposure in the press for this performance!

Besides becoming an iconic event that symbolizes the height of the “Hippie Culture” While also drawing a crowd of 100,000 people from all over the world. Who else but Jim Marshall is able to capture this classic photo of Jimi Hendrix?

Let’s just say, Marshall over the years is a dominant force in bringing popular music to the masses. Jim said it simply, “It’s never just been a job it’s been my LIFE.” And what a life he lived!

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Credits: Photo: Alamy -BPTNY1 /  https://www.jimmarshallphotographyllc.com/

 

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