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Jimi Hendrix

All Along the Watchtower (4:06)

This track is a cover of the Bob Dylan song "All Along The Watchtower". However many do not realise this due to the popularity of Hendrix's version.

The Jimi Hendrix Experience began to record their cover version of Dylan's "All Along The Watchtower" on January 21, 1968, at Olympic Studios in London. According to engineer Andy Johns, Jimi Hendrix had been given a tape of Dylan’s recording by publicist Michael Goldstein, who worked for Dylan’s manager Albert Grossman… read more

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  • One of a few songs, where the cover is actually better than the original.
  • Yes well uuuia loved it
  • I remember first hearing "Watchtower" as a kid in high school...on a mono transistor radio....Then a few months later I heard it from the album on a true Hi-Fidelity stereo ! What a difference...It is still an outstanding -ahead of its time song!
  • seriously, best of the best.
  • Good stuff!
  • I used to have this on my iPod and it only played a little clup of it
  • Ахуитительно, восхитительно
  • Жги, Джими)
  • Соляк - тоже нечто
  • Начало - это нечто(2)

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