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Burning Desire: The Jimi Hendrix Experience by Ed Caraeff

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Burning Desire: The Jimi Hendrix Experience by Ed Caraeff
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Hand Signed by Ed Caraeff to a Bookplate
Hardback Edition
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Burning Desire: The Jimi Hendrix Experience by Ed Caraeff

Hand Signed by Ed Caraeff to a Bookplate
Hardback Edition
New & Unread - First Published 2017

In 1967, a 17-year-old aspiring photographer named Ed Caraeff found himself front row at the Monterey Pop Festival, California. Caraeff had never seen Hendrix before, nor was he familiar with his music. But Caraeff had his ever-present camera and as Hendrix lit his guitar, he snapped a photo. That picture - Hendrix burning his guitar at Monterey - has become one of the most iconic images of rock and roll. A photo that defined Hendrix as an artist, appeared on the cover of Rolling Stone magazine not once, but twice, and launched Caraeff's photographic career.

Burning Desire reveals never-before published images from the magnificent, Hendrix-dedicated archive that Caraeff has compiled. From onstage to backstage, Jimi Hendrix was as electric in front of the camera as he was when he strummed his guitar. In Burning Desire, Caraeff showcases more than 100 images, including rare shots and contract sheets, and discusses his experiences with this incredible musician. Contents: Monterey International Pop Music Festival: June 18, 1967 Hollywood Bowl: August 18, 1967 Anaheim Convention Center: February 9, 1968 Ackerman Union Ballroom: February 13, 1968 Hollywood Bowl: September 14, 1968 Whiskey-A-Go-Go: October 1968 Newport '69: June 20-22, 1969

About the Author: Ed Caraeff is hailed as one of the music world's greatest art directors and photographers. His archives capture the spirit of the high age of Rock.

Format: Hardback Edition
ISBN: 9781851498345

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