1991 "First U.S. Edition: July 1991" stated on copyright page; St. Martin's Press publishers, New York; thick hardbound in black textured boards with bold gilt stamp lettering along spine; very good condition with unmarked pages; dust jacket very good.
goodreads review -
September 18, 1995, marks the 25th anniversary of Jimi Hendrix's untimely demise. To commemorate this event, the authors have revised and updated over 200 pages of Electric Gypsy, the record of Hendrix's legacy as the music world's most talented guitarist.
From dust jacket -
The candle that burns brightest often burns shortest; such is the case with legendary guitarist Jimi Hendrix. He died young, and tragically, and left generations of fans clamoring for his genius, his love of freedom, his impeccable bluesmanship. Truth and perfection made up the rest of his personal grail, qualities he pursued with a relentless spirit through the dense forest of lies and compromise that, at times, constituted the music business of Jimi's era. His musical and personal legacies remain indelible imprints on the history of music, and on the memory of world culture...