PURPLE HAZE™ PLAYLIST
The PURPLE HAZE™ playlist is a streaming celebration of Jimi Hendrix’s incredible music legacy featuring a multitude of unique concert recordings from throughout his career.
“Purple Haze’ began with a draft set of lyrics penned by Jimi Henderix backstage at The Upper Cut club on December 26, 1966 that was first titled “Purple Haze Jesus Saves.” The Jimi Hendrix Experience commenced recording on January 11, 1967 at London’s Olympic Studios, with additional vocals and overdubs completed in early February 1967. The finished single debuted on March 17, 1967 via Track Records in the UK and later appeared on the group’s sensational debut release Are You Experienced. Learn more about this megahit and stream many rare concert recordings representing different interpretations of this classic track.