The Guitar Heroes Who Lit the Fuse

William DuVall
Mar 30, 2015 · 6 min read
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Hendrix, Hampton, and Verlaine provided a masterclass in musical storytelling



Jimi Hendrix
“Who Knows” from Band Of Gypsys (1970)

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Funkadelic
“Cosmic Slop (Live)” from Hardcore Jollies (1976)

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Television
“Little Johnny Jewel (Live)” from The Blow Up (1982)

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Cuepoint

Medium’s Premier Music Publication: An ear for the new, a…

William DuVall

Written by

Musician. Singer/Songwriter/Guitarist - Alice In Chains, Comes With The Fall.

Cuepoint

Cuepoint

Medium’s Premier Music Publication: An ear for the new, a heart for the classics

William DuVall

Written by

Musician. Singer/Songwriter/Guitarist - Alice In Chains, Comes With The Fall.

Cuepoint

Cuepoint

Medium’s Premier Music Publication: An ear for the new, a heart for the classics

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