Jimi Hendrix Electric Lady 40th Anniversary Event
On August 24, the New York section of the Audio Engineering Society will host a 40th-Anniversary Salute To Electric Lady And The Hendrix Legacy.
The panel will include: Jimi's sister, Janie Hendrix, CEO/President, Experience Hendrix; Eddie Kramer, engineer of all Hendrix's recording sessions; studio architect/acoustician John Storyk who began his career with Electric Lady and whose international Walters-Storyk Design Group has created over 3,000 studios around the globe; longtime Electric Lady engineer Tony Platt(AC/DC, Foreigner), and Grammy-winning engineer Bob Margouleff(Stevie Wonder) Other guests will include artists who have recorded at Electric Lady throughout its 40-year history.
AES New York section committee member David Bialik reports, "Our goal for this dual event is to honor one of the longest-lived studios in New York City's history. And to pay tribute to the indelible mark its founder has left on contemporary music.