Jimi Hendrix in Nashville, 4 years before Woodstock
From 1964 through 1970 Noble Blackwell, hosted Night Train, a Rhythm and Blues show produced at Nashville’s WLAC-TV. The popular entertainment show, featured many now famous artists like Jimi Hendrix, James Brown, Gladys Knight, Wilson Pickett, and Otis Redding. Night Train aired in Nashville on Friday nights.
Oldest Known Film Footage of Jimi Hendrix
Jimi Hendrix appeared with the back up band Royal Company on Nashville’s weekly R&B show Night Train in 1965. In this video the band is backing the soulful song and dance duo, Buddy And Stacy.
Check out Buddy and Stacy’s dance moves!
Chip Curley at nashlinks.com first brought this historic and vintage film clip to my attention.