http://kuow.org en Best Of The Conversation: Early Seattle Music, Hendrix, And Heart http://kuow.org/post/best-conversation-early-seattle-music-hendrix-and-heart <p>This hour on <em>The Conversation</em> we’re taking a long, strange trip through Seattle’s musical history. We’ll start before rock 'n roll was invented; when Seattle had a vibrant, professional music scene, thanks in part to powerful unions. We’ll learn about <a href="http://www.jimihendrix.com/us/home">Jimi Hendrix’s</a> early days when he got by as a backup guitarist for the likes of Little Richard. Also, author Charles R. Cross tells us how Ann and Nancy Wilson from the Seattle band, <a href="http://www.heart-music.com/">Heart</a>, went from middle-class Bellevue teenagers to international stars. Mon, 27 May 2013 15:00:00 +0000 Andy Hurst 13713 at http://kuow.org Best Of The Conversation: Early Seattle Music, Hendrix, And Heart