Hear Jimi Hendrix cover Muddy Waters’ “Mannish Boy”

He recorded the track with Band Of Gypsys in April 1969

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March 9 sees the release of Jimi Hendrix‘s Both Sides Of The Sky, the final volume in a trilogy of albums “intended to present the best and most significant unissued studio recordings remaining in Jimi Hendrix’s archive”.

Among the ten previously unreleased tracks is a version of Muddy Waters‘ blues standard Mannish Boy, recorded by Band Of Gypsys (Billy Cox and Buddy Miles) at the Record Plant in New York on April 22, 1969. Hear it below:

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You can pre-order Both Sides Of The Sky here.

The March 2018 issue of Uncut is now on sale in the UK – with My Bloody Valentine and Rock’s 50 Most Extreme Albums on the cover. Elsewhere in the issue, there are new interviews with Joan Baez, Stick In The Wheel, Gary Numan, Jethro Tull and many more and we also look back on the rise of progressive country in 70s’ Austin, Texas. Our free 15 track-CD features 15 classic tracks from the edge of sound, including My Bloody Valentine, Cabaret Voltaire, Yoko Ono Plastic Ono Band, Flying Saucer Attack and Mogwai.

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