Live at Berkeley is a live album by the Jimi Hendrix Experience.
It is the recording from the second performance at the Berkeley Community Theatre in Berkeley, California on May 30, 1970. By this stage, the Band Of Gypsys had ended and Hendrix retained Billy Cox on bass but reverted back to his old drummer, Mitch Mitchell.
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Songs On Jimi Hendrix Live at Berkeley
Introduction – 1:47
Pass It On (Straight Ahead) – 6:58
Hey Baby (New Rising Sun) – 6:07
Lover Man – 2:59
Stone Free – 4:08
Hey Joe – 4:49
I Don’t Live Today – 5:26
Machine Gun – 11:22
Foxey Lady – 6:30
Star Spangled Banner – 2:45
Purple Haze – 3:48
Voodoo Child (Slight Return) – 10:50
I can understand people wishing that both performances had been released as a single package but this is a terrific performance with excellent sound quality.
I’ve tried to limit my Hendrix live albums to one from each year with Band Of Gypsys/Fillmore east being my 1970 album but this is so good, I think I’m going to have to break my rule.
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