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Songs that include a passage from Hendrix

Discussion in 'Music Corner' started by Blastproof, Jan 5, 2017.

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  1. Blastproof

    Blastproof Forum Resident Thread Starter

    I looked! I did not find a thread with this, or "sample," or "clip" or anything that matched what I am asking about...

    Name a song, and maybe give an example of a song that includes a passage from the great Jimi Hendrix. I was shocked... SHOCKED! ...To hear Right Said Fred's "Too Sexy" in a store the other day. The thing that shocked me most was the bit of "Third Stone..." at 1:12.

     
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  2. dmiller458

    dmiller458 Forum Resident

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    1967 the Amboy Dukes - Baby Please Don't Go
     
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  3. the sands

    the sands Forum Resident

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    Paul McCartney. The live version of "Let Me Roll It" on "Good Evening New York City" includes a passage from "Foxy Lady". I think it is a tribute to Hendrix. It has been a part of his live repertoire for the last ten years.

     
  4. Blastproof

    Blastproof Forum Resident Thread Starter

    Extreme's "Rest in Peace." You can hear Nuno go to "Voodoo Chile" at 3:58...
     
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  5. Tristero

    Tristero Touching from a distance

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    I was listening to Santana's Lotus last night and definitely noticed a few Hendrix nods in there, including a reference to "Third Stone", though I can't recall which track specifically featured that.
     
  6. WayOutWardell

    WayOutWardell Forum Resident

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    Junior Brown, 'Sugarfoot Rag' - Hendrix towards the end:

     
  7. Adam9

    Adam9 Senior Member

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    Eric Burdon and the Animals - Yes I Am Experienced. The whole song is a tribute.

    Edit: also Monterey:

     
  8. Obtuse1

    Obtuse1 Forum Resident

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    Beastie Boys- Jimmy James

     
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  9. pbuzby

    pbuzby Senior Member

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    Jaco Pastorius quoted "Third Stone From The Sun" in his solo from Weather Report's 8:30 live album.
     
  10. SoundAdvice

    SoundAdvice Forum Resident

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    Pearl Jam and Jeff Beck
     
  11. JohnnyQuest

    JohnnyQuest Forum Resident

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  12. Lloyd

    Lloyd Forum Resident

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    The Replacements - Tommy Gets His Tonsils Out [live about 1.45 in]
     
  13. munjeet

    munjeet Forum Resident

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    Bill Kirchen quotes Hendrix during the massive medley featured in live versions of "Hot Rod Lincoln." A great example is on his early 2000's album Hot Rod Lincoln Live. Check it out (on YouTube?) - Kirchen is amazing.
     
  14. M321115

    M321115 Forum Resident

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    Squeeze 853-5937 has a bit of Night Bird Flying in the guitar break.

    Right Said Fred - I'm too Sexy has a bit of Third Stone from the Sun in it.
     
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  15. Zoot Marimba

    Zoot Marimba And I’m The Critic Of The Group

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    Part of the Dani California solo is taken from Purple Haze.
     
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  16. Catch22

    Catch22 Forum Resident

    Frank Zappa in "We're Turning Again" - quick quote of the Purple Haze intro riff after the lyric "your haze was so purple".
     
  17. LandHorses

    LandHorses Forum Resident

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    Blue Cheer's cover of "Summertime Blues" quotes the "Foxy Lady" riff.
     
  18. keifspoon

    keifspoon Forum Resident

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    The demo version of East Of Eden's "In the Stable of the Sphinx" quotes "Third Stone From The Sun". You can hear it here starting at 52:44.

     
  19. frcnorth

    frcnorth Forum Resident

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    The entire CD by Beautiful People: "If 60's were 90's". 1994, Continuum Records. Includes a samples chart of what was used in each song.
     
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  20. JuanTCB

    JuanTCB Forum Resident

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    Some "Purple Haze" quotes during the intro.

     
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  21. edbert

    edbert Forum Resident

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    Various mashups.... for example:
     
  22. bRETT

    bRETT Forum Resident

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    End of Pink Floyd's "Several Species of...."
     
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  23. mj_patrick

    mj_patrick Forum Resident

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    The guitarist for Huey Lewis and the News plays the intro lines from "Purple Haze" during his solo on "I Want A New Drug".
     
  24. Blastproof

    Blastproof Forum Resident Thread Starter

    Cool! Even the first two notes are identical to "Stone Free."
     
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  25. SirNoseDVoid

    SirNoseDVoid Forum Resident

    There's a Voodoo Chile sample hidden in here:

     
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