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Hendrix “boots” go digital (officially)

Hendrix-jimi-photo-jimi-hendrix-62296411 Experience Hendrix, the holding company that administers Jimi Hendrix's music, is putting its Dagger Records catalog of authorized "bootlegs" by the late guitar wizard up for sale online via the Hendrix Web site as digital downloads.

Dagger was founded in 1998 to officially issue Hendrix material outside the core catalog of studio albums, including live dates and rehearsals. Close to a dozen packages — some of them comprising music previously available as bootleg LP and CD titles — have been available via mail order. Fans will now be able to purchase the titles as DRM-free MP3s.

Of course, cyber-pirates — those successors to the vinyl bootleggers of yore — have probably filched the material already. But better late than never…

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