The Jimi Hendrix Experience Live At Monterey: American Landing
The early story of Jimi Hendrix, from the chitlin circuit to the debut of the Experience at Monterey Pop. This documentary traces Jimi's early days as a guitarist on the Chitlin' Circuit, through his time in New York's Greenwich Village, his discovery by the Animals' Chas Chandler, his journey to England, and triumphant return to America at Monterey Pop. This is the story of how Jimi Hendrix rose from being a sideman to an international superstar. Interviews included all three members of the Experience: Jimi Hendrix, Noel Redding, and Mitch Mitchell; Jimi's engineer Eddie Kramer; Chas Chandler; Pete Townshend of The Who; Michelle and Phillips of the Mamas and Papas; Steve Miller; Dave Mason of Traffic; Eric Burdon of the Animals; and many more.