(This post was originally posted by Flaming Nora on the Coronation Street Blog October 2014, reposted to this blog with permission.)
The new Jimi Hendrix film "All is By My Side" is now on general release in the UK. And it's fuelling our thoughts that Jimi was indeed a Coronation Street fan.
We've already blogged about links between Jimi Hendrix and Coronation Street, including the Corrie theme tune sound-a-like riff in Hendrix's Third Stone from the Sun.
And now, in a review of the new film in the Evening Standard, it says: "This
is kaleidoscopic film-making: we see real photos of Hendrix as a baby,
archive footage of the capital, even clips from Coronation Street."
I think our work here is done.
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