Guitarist extraordinaire and former Racer X/Mr. Big guitarist Paul Gilbert will host an encore of his performance of Jimi Hendrix songs live this Saturday at 1:30PM (EST.) Entitled: “Spanish Castle Hendrix.” Paul noted that: “There will be a few song changes from last week’s Hendrix show. Plus a more convenient time for those in the UK/European time zone. Celebrate Jimi’s music with me!”
The setlist will include the following songs:
THIRD STONE FROM THE SUN
ARE YOU EXPERIENCED
BOLD AS LOVE
VOODOO CHILE (SLIGHT RETURN)
SPANISH CASTLE MAGIC
THREE LITTLE BEARS
BURNING OF THE MIDNIGHT LAMP
“Lots of GUITAR? Other songs as well? YES and YES! Thank you! Paul.”
The event is being hosted by stageit.com and viewers can purchase a ticket for the equivalent ten dollars (US) – (that’s $100 in Stageit dollars). You can purchase a ticket for a friend or a “free ride” ticket for another user who needs a ticket online. You can also tip the artist online. The top tipper will receive a 30 minute Skype™ session with Paul. The session can be just a chat, a guitar lesson, etc. #1, #2, and #3 Top Bidders win a collection of 10 of Paul’s Signature/Vintage Guitar Picks (Paul’s choice.)
Gilbert founder Racer X in 1983 and recorded and toured with them until leaving in 1988 to form Mr. Big with bassist Billy Sheehan. Mr. Big broke up in 1996 and Gilbert reformed Racer X. Racer X continued to record and tour off and since that time. Gilbert is now primarily touring and recording as a solo artist.
You can purchase your ticket here. The number of tickets are limited to one hundred (100) so get yours now! I’ve got mine, how about you?
What’s your favorite song by Paul Gilbert or Racer X/Mr. Big?