Tag: Jimi Hendrix

Jimi Hendrix Story Mersey Radio

18 September 2017: The Jimi Hendrix Story Author of Rock’n’Roll Unravelled, Derek Shelmerdine in conversation with Frank Carlyle. The show starts at 8.00 pm (UK), Derek joins Frank at around 9.15 pm (UK). Mersey Radio This month we’ll be looking at the life of the iconic guitarist Jimi Hendrix. From his early days in local…


Summer of Love BBC Radio York

50th Anniversary of the Summer of Love – 1967, a five-part series for Adam and Anna’s Afternoon Show, every day this week, around 2.40 pm, UK, Monday 21 August to Friday 25 August(UK) on BBC Radio York MONDAY – August 21 Where It All Began The first part takes a look at where it all…


RocknRoll Unravelled Hour July Meridian FM

The RocknRoll Unravelled Hour July, Derek Shelmerdine in conversation with host Dave Roberts on his show Music for Grown Ups on Meridian FM, 20 July 2017. What was happening in the rock’n’roll world in July down the years, from the roots to mid-1970s punk… The show is based on information in Derek Shelmerdine’s book Rock’n’Roll…


Jimi Hendrix Story Talk Radio Europe

Jimi Hendrix Story, recorded in conversation with Dave Hodgson on his The Daily, Thursday 25 May 2017, 5.20 pm (CET) on Talk Radio Europe Jimi Hendrix was a pivotal figure in the developing rock music scene of the mid-1960s. This podcast tells his story from the beginning. His association with rock’n’roll legends Little Richard and…


The Birth of Rock Music

The Birth of Rock Music, recorded in conversation with Dave Hodgson on his The Daily, Thursday 20 April, 5.20 pm (CET) on Talk Radio Europe By 1965 beat music was becoming more hard edged and sophisticated as it morphed into rock music. Existing bands, such as the Beatles and Stones were releasing albums consisting of…


List of Rock’n’Roll Unravelled Extracts

BUY IT at Amazon UK and Amazon.com More and more UK bookshops are stocking Rock’n’Roll Unravelled but you can order it at any UK bookshop. THE THREE-PART STRUCTURE OF ROCK’N’ROLL UNRAVELLED The unique three-part structure of Derek Shelmerdine‘s Rock’n’Roll Unravelled paints a vivid picture of rock’n’roll, from its roots to mid-1970s punk. This page provides…


Jimi Hendrix Extracts

OTHER JIMI HENDRIX INFO ON THIS SITE LINKS – Artists for specialist Jimi Hendrix websites. The following extracts are taken from the pages of Rock’n’Roll Unravelled and build up to tell the story of Jimi Hendrix. There are only a few extracts here, to give a flavour of his story; the book has a far…