Just Ask the Axis

Welcome to Just Ask the Axis, a searchable database of Jimi Hendrix gigs, interviews and jams that are known to have taken place, along with details of known set lists and audio recordings.

Tick to only include shows with a review
Tick to only include shows with transcribed between-song dialogue

Site concept, design and development by Paul Wilkinson, May 1998.

Thanks go to Jon Price who provided the initial set-list & recording details, Saville & Maple Leaf reviews, and interview transcripts.

Thanks also to the late Chris Dixon for providing copies of his "30th Anniversary Series" reviews, and Mark Jepson for transcribing the words in "..And now for our next song".

Key to quality ratings

E+ EXCELLENT + Master quality


VG+ VERY GOOD + Vinyl. Very slight noise or distortion.

VG VERY GOOD Generally very good but not professional quality.

G+ GOOD + All instruments audible but with some distortion.

G GOOD All instruments audible but with excessive tape hiss, compressed sound or distortion.

R REASONABLE Usually an audience recording with good instrument balance but sound quality below average.

F FAIR Audience recording, poor balance with at least one instrument, bad distortion.

P POOR Only the main instrument clearly audible. Very distorted with bad hall ambience.

A ABYSMAL Virtually inaudible.