Thursday, November 13, 2008

Mitch Mitchell Dead At 61

Sad news out of Portland, Oregon today. Mitch Mitchell the sole surviving member of the super rock group the Jimi Hendrix Experience died in his Portland Oregon hotel room at the age of 61. The cause of death is unknown at this time. Mitchell had just finished a West Coast tour with the 1960's tribute band Experience Hendrix.

Rest in Peace Mitch. You will be missed. Here's Jimi, Mitch and bassist Noel Redding performing at the Monterey Jazz Festival in 1967.

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