Although it didn't happen until 1970, September 18th marks a tragic day in rock and roll history, when Jimi Hendrix passed away.
Hendrix was a pioneer of guitar effects such as the wah pedal, which was introduced in 1967.
What do you think: would he have made better music today, with the help of current technology, or is his legacy best remembered with analog devices?
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Here's Hendrix enjoying the September 1967 issue of MAD. The cover was drawn by Norman Mingo. After all the jacks are in their boxes.....