Back in the early '60s, Jimi Hendrix used to skip out on his Army duties to check out Guitar Shorty
, whose searing guitar licks and frantic stage shows taught the pre-"Purple Haze" Hendrix a riff or two. Last month Shorty released a new CD, We the People
, which bristles with smokin' solos that still resonate.
Thu., Sept. 21, 8 p.m.