Jimi Hendrix Experience* ‎– Smash Hits

Polydor ‎– 2459 399
Vinyl, LP, Compilation, Reissue

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A1 Purple Haze
Backing Vocals – Noel Redding
A2 Fire
Backing Vocals – Noel Redding
A3 The Wind Cries Mary 3:20
A4 Can You See Me 2:33
A5 51st Anniversary 3:16
A6 Hey Joe
Arranged By – Jimi HendrixBacking Vocals – The BreakawaysWritten-By – Traditional
B1 Stone Free 3:36
B2 The Stars That Play With Laughing Sam's Dice
Engineer – Gary Kellgren
B3 Manic Depression 3:42
B4 Highway Chile 3:32
B5 Burning Of The Midnight Lamp
Backing Vocals – The Sweet InspirationsEngineer – Gary KellgrenHarpsichord – Jimi Hendrix
B6 Foxy Lady
Engineer – Mike Ross*



1980 reissue of the European "Smash Hits" which was originally released in April 1968.

The tracks are the UK 7" singles :

Hey Joe b/w Stone Free
Purple Haze b/w 51st Anniversary
The Wind Cries Mary b/w Highway Chile
Burning of the Midnight Lamp b/w The Stars That Play With Laughing Sam's Dice

and Foxy Lady, Manic Depression, Can You See Me, and Fire from the "Are You Experienced?" LP.

Tracks A4, A6 & B1 recorded Nov 1966.
Track B6 recorded Dec 1966.
Track A5 recorded Jan 1967.
Tracks A1 and A2 recorded Jan/Feb 1967.
Track A3 recorded Feb 1967.
Track B3 recorded Mar 1967.
Track B4 recorded Apr 1967.
Tracks B2 & B5 recorded Jul 1967.

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Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
613004 Jimi Hendrix Experience* Smash Hits(LP, Comp) Track Record 613004 UK 1968 Sell This Version
2459 399, SEL-RG 797 Jimi Hendrix Experience* Smash Hits(LP, Comp) Polydor, Polydor 2459 399, SEL-RG 797 South Korea 1986 Sell This Version
MSK 2276 Jimi Hendrix Experience* Smash Hits(LP, Comp, Club) Reprise Records MSK 2276 US Unknown Sell This Version
MS 2025, 2025 Jimi Hendrix Experience* Smash Hits(LP, Comp, RE, L.A) Reprise Records, Reprise Records MS 2025, 2025 US 1976 Sell This Version
MPA 7001 Jimi Hendrix Experience* Smash Hits(CD, Comp, Mono, Unofficial, Car) Polydor (2) MPA 7001 Russia Unknown Sell This Version