It’s here: Band of Scallies

Finally it’s there, the long awaited new Scallymatic Orchestra album to honor Jimi Hendrix, released on – what would have been – his seventieth birthday. Name and artwork of the new project have been revealed. The album is going to be called...

Scallymatic Orchestra – Band of Scallies

De 40ste sterfdag van gitaargod Hendrix was voor gitarist/arrangeur Mathijs Duringhof de aanleiding om het werk van deze legende eens flink te Scallymatiseren voor zijn Scallymatic Orchestra. Op Jimi’s 70ste geboortedag presenteren zij dan nu: Band of Scallies....

Scallymatic Orchestra finishing new album

After playing the Hendrix repetoire for over a year now, and dealing with some line-up changes, Scallymatic Orchestra is finishing up the album. Recordings are done, mixing is in progress. The album release is due in October 2012 on Flyin’ High Records. In the...

Scallymatic Orchestra plays Jimi Hendrix

“I wish I’d had a chance to play with Jimi. But that’s okay – he’s playing with Coltrane now.” Miles Davis at Hendrix’ funeral, september 1970. Jimi Hendrix passed away 40 years ago, but his music is still relevant and an...