Jimi Hendrix – Soundtrack Recordings from… Japan white label promo 2 LP with obi


A Japanese white label promo copy of the 2 LP Soundtrack Recordings from the Film Jimi Hendrix by Jimi Hendrix, complete with obi.

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Offered for sale is a rare Japanese white label promotional copy of Soundtrack Recordings from the Film Jimi Hendrix by Jimi Hendrix, complete with obi.

The Jimi Hendrix film was a 1973 documentary that contained a number of live performances by Jimi, along with a number of interviews with famous musicians of the time.

The 2 LP soundtrack album contained all of the live performances featured in the film, though some of the material had already been previously released.

The album did not sell well, peaking at #89 on the U.S. albums chart.

According to Allmusic.com, As for the music, four tracks are from the Monterey Festival in June of 1967, “Johnny B. Goode” and “Purple Haze” come from Berkeley California, May 30, 1970, “Machine Gun II” is from the Band of Gypsies recorded December 31, 1969, with material also from Woodstock and the Isle of Wight festivals. There’s also a “Hear My Train A-Comin'” taped in London, 1967 by Jimi using a 12-string guitar.

Tracks are:

Side 1

“Rock Me, Baby” (B.B. King, Joe Josea) – 3:01
“Wild Thing” (Chip Taylor) – 5:18
“Machine Gun I” – 7:45
“Interviews I” (Jimi Hendrix, Al Hendrix, Freddie Mae Gauthier and Dolores Hall) – 3:41

Side 2

“Johnny B. Goode” (Chuck Berry) – 3:37
“Hey Joe” (Billy Roberts) – 3:50
“Purple Haze” – 3:40
“Like a Rolling Stone” (Bob Dylan) – 6:11
“Interviews II” (Jimi Hendrix, Little Richard, Pat Hartley and Fayne Pridgon) – 3:21

Side 3

“The Star Spangled Banner” (Traditional) – 3:42
“Machine Gun II” – 12:35
“Hear My Train A Comin'” – 3:05
“Interviews III” – 2:36

Side 4

“Red House” – 11:18
“In from the Storm” – 4:27
“Interviews IV” (Hartley, Alan Douglas, Pridgeon and The Ghetto Fighters) – 5:55

About this copy: This copy of Soundtrack Recordings from the Film Jimi Hendrix is an original 1973 Japanese white label promo copy, complete with lyric insert and obi.

The cover is VG, with a fair amount of foxing (discoloration) and a bit of ring wear, but no splits.  The obi is VG+, with a few wrinkles., but no tears.  There is a “Sample” sticker attached to the cover.

The two white label promo discs are M- and look unplayed.

A nice copy of a terrific album.

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Country of origin: Japan
Size: 12″
Record Label: Reprise
Catalog Number:
Year of Release: 1973
Format: Stereo
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Additional information

Weight 32 oz
Dimensions 15 × 13 × 1 in