Hendrix Plays at Isle of Wight Festival : 1970
18/09/1970 - ON THIS DAY IN 1970: Jimi Hendrix dies on this day in 1970. Pictured at the recent Isle of Wight music festival is pop singer Jimi Hendrix who was taken dead to St. Mary Abbot's Hospital, Kensington, London. German-born artist Monika Danneman, a former girlfriend of Hendrix, has been found dead in a fume-filled car near her home, police said.
Bob Dylan playing on the Isle of Wight
American folk singer Bob Dylan as he sang to an audience numbering - according to some estimates - as many as 200, 000 people at Woodside Bay, Isle of Wight.
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Chinese ti-tzu, so-na, yueh-ch'in, la-pa
Chinese ti-tzu, so-na, yueh-ch'in, la-pa and Japanese hiji-riki. . Chromolithograph from an illustration by William Gibb from A.J. Hipkins' Musical Instruments, Historic, Rare and Unique, Adam and Charles Black, Edinburgh, 1888. Alfred James Hipkins (1826-1903) was an English musicologist who specialized in the history of the pianoforte and other instruments.
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