At last a fresh-sounding view on Jimi Hendrix´s music and compositions. Personal Contact is an album that the guitars don´t dominate, the main instrument is accordion, as well as in main role is the wonderful lead-singer Reeta Vestman. Also the whole Roots Of Love Band play together like they´ve been born to play Hendrix.
The Roots Of Love is: Reeta Vestman - Vocals Pale Saarinen - Accordion Anssi Nykänen - Drums and Percussions Ape Anttila - Bass Tuomas Metsberg - Guitars Harri Taittonen - Steinway-Grand Piano, Hammond B3, Fender Rhodes
Vinyl album in a glorious gatefold sleeve featuring a stunning photo of Jimi Hendrix in concert in Helsinki, 22th of May, 1967.
The vinyl album includes a bonus CD-single of "The Wind Cries Mary" with wonderful lead vocals by Reeta Vestman, this track is not found anywhere else! Limited collector’s edition, release date March 2016.
Contemporary Dead Finnish Music Ensemble: Dark Matters