Tag Archives: Hendrix, Jimi

Monterey Pop, the Rock Festival That Sparked It All, Returns

Source: New York Times » Music

The California event that defined the spirit of the Summer of Love, and gave Jimi Hendrix and Janis Joplin a boost, will rise again in June at 50.

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Manny Roth, 94, Impresario of Cafe Wha?, Is Dead

Source: New York Times » Music

Mr. Roth presided over Cafe Wha?, a large, plain basement room at 115 Macdougal Street, during a lively and fertile period in the Village’s history.

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