Jimi Hendrix had a Basset Hound named Ethel Floon who had the nickname “Queen of Ears”. Hendrix once told Kathy Etchingham, his wife at the time, how he fondly remembered his childhood dog, Prince. Etchingham then surprised Hendrix with the Basset Hound puppy for his 25th birthday.
Jimi Hendrix was a revolutionary musician and guitarist who left an indelible mark on rock and roll music. He was born in Seattle, Washington, in 1942 and began playing guitar at an early age. He rose to fame in the late 1960s, becoming a major figure in the emerging psychedelic rock scene. His unique style of playing and innovative blending of genres, such as blues, funk, and rock, quickly made him a revered musician. His iconic albums, such as Are You Experienced? and Electric Ladyland, are widely considered among the greatest and most influential rock albums of all time. Hendrix’s life was tragically cut short in 1970, but his influence lives on in the music of today. In the 2013 biopic Jimi: All is by My Side, Hendrix is portrayed by Andre 3000 and model Linda Kieth is portrayed by Imogen Poots.