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    1963-03-13 [?] Columbia, [unknown venue], SC.

    Wednesday 13 March 1963
    Columbia, [unknown venue], South Carolina.

    Hendrix sent a postcard home to his father:
    “Dear Dad, just a few words to let you know I made it to Columbia S.C.
    Tell everybody ‘Hello’, with love, Jimmy”.
    Presumably still with George on the Aretha/Ballard tour?
    It has been claimed by Ballard’s guitarist, Billy Davis, that he had not only tutored Hendrix [at home – ie at Al’s!] a year previous!, but that he got him in the band, briefly, until they dumped him on the road, in Knoxville (April) because, “He couldn’t play the music right.” [ie the usual pish. What happened to George?]

    Jimi Hendrix: "I started playing around all over the South, you know. We had a band in Nashville, Tennessee, and eh, I got tired of playing that cause they didn't want to move anywhere. They just want to stay there. So I started travelling.”
    Last edited by stplsd; 03-06-18 at 04:04 PM.

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