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Are You Experienced (CD/DVD Limited DigiPack) [CD+DVD, Limited Edition]

Jimi Hendrix Audio CD
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In his brief four-year reign as a superstar, Jimi Hendrix expanded the vocabulary of the electric rock guitar more than anyone before or since. Hendrix was a master at coaxing all manner of unforeseen sonics from his instrument, often with innovative amplification experiments that produced astral-quality feedback and roaring distortion. ... Read more in Amazon's Jimi Hendrix Store

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  • Audio CD (8 Mar 2010)
  • Number of Discs: 2
  • Format: CD+DVD, Limited Edition
  • Label: Sony Music
  • ASIN: B00328G4W0
  • Other Editions: Hardcover  |  Audio CD  |  Audio Cassette  |  Vinyl  |  MP3 Download
  • Average Customer Review: 4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (63 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 51,552 in Music (See Top 100 in Music)

Disc: 1
1. Foxy Lady
2. Manic Depression
3. Red House
4. Can You See Me
5. Love Or Confusion
6. I Don't Live Today
7. May This Be Love
8. Fire
9. Third Stone from the Sun
10. Remember
See all 17 tracks on this disc
Disc: 2
1. Making of Documentary

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15 of 15 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Indispensable 1 Oct 2010
By MR
Format:MP3 Download|Verified Purchase
First listened to this album when I was 15 (now 41). I have since listened to thousands of hours of music in other genres and wondered if this album would still have the same powerful effect on me that it did all those years ago. Needless to say it did. There are only a few records this statement applies to: you must have this in your music collection.
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57 of 61 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Ten Stars! 26 Oct 2006
Format:Audio CD
A truly stunning album, easily one of the best first efforts by any group, any time.

There's not much to be said apart from that, but the musicianship and songs are marvellous. Mitch's drumming is superb throughout and Noel's under-rated bass playing is solid but inventive.

Hendrix never really surpassed this in terms of its freshness and general impact, although he steadily grew as a musician after its release. The variety on the album is unsurpassed, except by The Beatles: jazz (Third Stone from the Sun); blues (Red House); R&B soul (Fire, Remember), even a hard rock waltz (Manic Depression) and a surf song (May This Be Love).

There are two re-issues of this album around. The best has the original UK running order, starting with Foxy Lady, and the six bonus tracks (Hey Joe, Purple Haze, etc) at the end of the CD. It also has the original UK cover, which is a bit daggy.

The other issue has the US running order, which has Purple Haze as its first track, and then the six bonus tracks (Red House, Can You See Me, etc) at the end. This has the 'fish eye' cover, which is more suited to the music.

You get the same songs, but the UK issue has the running order as Hendrix intended. Both versions have the same sound, remastered by Eddie Kramer, Jimi's original engineer.
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36 of 39 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars May This Be Love? 20 Sep 2003
Format:Audio CD
With a debut album of this caliber, it blew to peices the first workings of the other great guitarists of the time. This album infact is so good, that its songs such as Foxy Lady, Purple Haze, Hey Joe, Fire, Red House, Are You Experienced and The Wind Crys Mary are some of the most commonly assosiated to Jimi Hendrix, despite his fairly large catalogue of guitar-excellence. The album as a whole has a love at first sight appeal which intensifies every listen. The album itself is mixed very well; each song flows perfectly to the next. Intrestingly, the album is full of mixed styles of music from the blues of Red House and his own style of blues, Manic Depression, to unique psychedelic experimentation of Are You Experienced and Third Stone From The Sun to funky rock with Purple Haze and Fire. Giving all this, one would expect the feel of the album to change drastically as it progressed. This is not the case, for the album feels as one perfect blend culminating to become one of the finest listening experiences you shall ever have. This perfectly crafted album shall not dissapoint and is an essential album to be placed in any collection.
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34 of 37 people found the following review helpful
By bing
Format:Audio CD
I simply could have not resist the temptation to buy yet another edition of Jimi Hendrix Experience first album, newly repackaged by Sony Music. What a disappointment. Not the music, of course.

Are You Experienced is no doubt one of the most important albums in rock history. In 1967 the music and sounds on LP might have as well come from another planet or dimension.

It is the quality of sound and production of new edition I find unsatisfactory.

The "new" remastered edition sounds exactly the same as the MCA "Experience Hendrix" edition from 1997. Even the booklet is more or less the same, with only minor amendments in text and outlay.

The sound of this edition from 1997 (or 2010 if you want), though remastered by original engineer Eddie Kramer, is in my firm belief notably inferior to the previous Polydor remaster edition from 1993. The 1993 remaster simply sounds clearer and more balanced with less distortion (and I am not talking about Jimi's interventions, of course). The new edition even seems to contain production faults (like for example a strange change in the color of the sound in the last 12 seconds of the Red House).

Moreover, 1993 edition booklet contained great background stories and explanations of each of the album tracks by Jimi, Noel, Mitch and Chas which is sadly absent from the newer editions.
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11 of 12 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Review of the 2lp set 6 Aug 2009
Format:Vinyl|Verified Purchase
This is perhaps one of the best purchases i have done ever, i wasnt sure if the stereo version was gonna sound good since other psychedelic classics like Sgt. Peppers sounded awful in stereo. But i was suprised to find out that this mastering by Eddie Kramer is perhaps one of the best remasters ever created. It's like he made the album the way it was supposted to be, dont shed away extra money for the mono version, this is it. Theres even a LP with bonus tracks pressed on 180g vinyl with quality sleeves and a gatefold cover and whatnot, with a booklet. As for the album itself, its a classic that sounds as good as ever.
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11 of 12 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Jimi Hendrix Are You Experienced - Genius 3 Oct 2006
Format:Audio CD
Here is Jimi. If you buy no other music of Jimi Hendrix, buy this album. Before his untimely death, Jimi made many statements. One was, 'When I die, just keep playing the records!' Today, over forty two years on from his death, The Experience's music is still beautiful, wonderful, and revolutionary. Emulated by many, but never reproduced. ONLY The Experience could produce the true sound. Having been with them at The Albert Hall in '69, you can take it from me, this was one of the greatest trio's I have ever had the priveledge to see and hear. The word is magical, simply magical!

Rightly, Jimi was and still is regarded as a true musical genius. Some riffs borrowed, some riffs new, but never forget the man who in such a short time gave us creative music like a religion. Music was Jimi's religion. He was one of the first great experimenters with electronic guitar effects, which in those days were relatively new. Let's not forget Mitch Mitchell on drums, and Noel Redding too on bass. Both superb. Without these two wonderful musicians in support, the true sound of The Experience would never have been realised. Just listen to the tracks, Purple Haze, Hey Joe, Foxey Lady, Fire etc and you will know it. Just feel the vibe from these tracks. You can feel it. Just feel it. Truly superb!

Forget owning the Hendrix guitar.....own something much more important.....the legacy that The Experience left us.....Jimi, Mitch, and Noel left this for us all to enjoy for all time. Here's your chance to find out what The Experience was. Want to become 'Experienced?'
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Most Recent Customer Reviews
5.0 out of 5 stars Great value
If you like Hendrix you can't go wrong with this collection - a great starting point for new fans too
Published 1 month ago by B. Thomas
5.0 out of 5 stars Re: Are You Experienced
A great debut album from Hendrix with great tracks and great guitar work. I love ' The Wind Cries Mary' and 'Purple Haze'
Published 1 month ago by ME CASTRO
5.0 out of 5 stars Classic seminal rock
Are You Experienced? is, quite rightly, regarded as one of the all-time classic rock albums. The beauty of this 17-track package lies in the inclusion of the band's first 3 singles... Read more
Published 1 month ago by Prog Rob
5.0 out of 5 stars Worth the money
brilliant!! Interesting to hear the US running order for this album. Glad to buy this album and know my son will be borrowing this!
Published 2 months ago by Ms A E Pereira
5.0 out of 5 stars Are You Experienced Jimi Hendrix vinyl
As a completist I asked for this classic album for Xmas. I already had other formats on cd etc but wanted the one with the original cover. It arrived in 48 hours. Well packaged. Read more
Published 4 months ago by Stoneshelp
4.0 out of 5 stars Fired up and ready to go.
Just a wonderful launch to a tragically short career. Cant help wondering where it would have lead to. I still enjoy the first three albums.
Published 4 months ago by Prus Dad
5.0 out of 5 stars Iconic album
Used to have 2 Polydor Hendrix compilations on vinyl when I was a kid and was looking to recreate those playlists on MP3. Read more
Published 5 months ago by Dachs
5.0 out of 5 stars Guitar GOD
I bought this on vinyl when it 1st came out in '67 (I was 13) I took it to school as we were allowed to bring a record in to play on a Friday, needless to say I was alone (at the... Read more
Published 5 months ago by Mr. M. Schermuly
5.0 out of 5 stars The original UK mono mix & track listing, just as Hendrix intended it!
You know the music, you might not be familiar with the original Mono mix however, which blows the later Stereo mix off the face of the Earth. Read more
Published 5 months ago by Basskenstein
5.0 out of 5 stars 5 stars, of course
The first of three albums this band made. You don't need no comment from me if you're into psychedelic rock, because this is the standard for it. Read more
Published 9 months ago by Geert van Gelder
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