album cover (Track)
|Song by The Jimi Hendrix Experience|
|Album||Are You Experienced|
|Released||May 12, 1967 (UK)|
|Label||Track Records (UK)|
|Are You Experienced track listing|
"Manic Depression" is a song written and recorded by Jimi Hendrix and first released in 1967 on the Are You Experienced? album. A song is a Musical composition. Songs contain vocal parts that are performed 'sung' and generally feature Words ( Lyrics) commonly followed "The Experience" redirects here For other uses of this term see Experience (disambiguation. An album or record album is a collection of related audio or Music tracks distributed to the public Are You Experienced is the debut album by The Jimi Hendrix Experience. Events 1191 - Richard I of England marries Berengaria of Navarre. Year 1967 ( MCMLXVII) was a Common year starting on Sunday (link will display full calendar of the 1967 Gregorian calendar. The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly known as the United Kingdom, the UK or Britain,is a Sovereign state located A music genre is a categorical and typological construct that identifies musical sounds as belonging to a particular category and type of music that can be distinguished from other Psychedelic rock is a style of Rock music that attempts to replicate the mind-altering experiences of hallucinogenic drugs. In the Music industry, a record label can be a Brand and a Trademark associated with the Marketing of music recordings and Music Track Records was an "Independent" Record label founded in 1967 by Kit Lambert, Chris Stamp (managers of The Who) and Pete The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly known as the United Kingdom, the UK or Britain,is a Sovereign state located MCA Records was an American -based record company owned by MCA Inc A songwriter is someone who writes the Lyrics to songs the Musical composition (chords or Melody to songs or both James Marshall Hendrix (born Johnny Allen Hendrix) (November 27 1942 – September 18 1970 was an American Guitarist, Singer and Songwriter In the Music industry, a record producer or music producer has many roles among them controlling the recording sessions coaching and guiding the musicians organizing Bryan James "Chas" Chandler ( 18 December 1938 — 17 July 1996) was an English Musician, Record producer Are You Experienced is the debut album by The Jimi Hendrix Experience. "Foxy Lady" (or alternately "Foxey Lady") is a song by Jimi Hendrix from his 1967 album Are You Experienced, featured ' Red House' is a Blues song written and first performed by famed Guitarist Jimi Hendrix. Are You Experienced is the debut album by The Jimi Hendrix Experience. Are You Experienced is the debut album by The Jimi Hendrix Experience. ' I Don't Live Today' is a song written and first performed by famed Guitarist Jimi Hendrix. Are You Experienced is the debut album by The Jimi Hendrix Experience. " Fire " is a song written and originally recorded by Jimi Hendrix and released on the 1967 Are You Experienced album by The Jimi Hendrix Experience Third Stone From the Sun is a song written and originally recorded by Jimi Hendrix and released as "3rd Stone From The Sun" on the 1967 Are You Experienced " Are You Experienced? " is a Song written by Jimi Hendrix and recorded by The Jimi Hendrix Experience for their 1967 debut album Are James Marshall Hendrix (born Johnny Allen Hendrix) (November 27 1942 – September 18 1970 was an American Guitarist, Singer and Songwriter The year 1967 was an important year for Psychedelic rock, with releases from The Beatles ( Sgt Are You Experienced is the debut album by The Jimi Hendrix Experience.
The song's name, "Manic Depression", is an old name for bipolar disorder, a mental health disorder. There is no evidence the Hendrix ever suffered from bipolar disorder himself. Hendrix was doing a press conference in London and his manager at the time, Chas Chandler, told him that he sounded like a manic depressive. Bryan James "Chas" Chandler ( 18 December 1938 — 17 July 1996) was an English Musician, Record producer So the next day Hendrix wrote this tune.
Musically, the tune is a rare thing: a hard rock waltz. The lack of equilibrium inherent in the 3/4 meter, and when played in such a hard driving style, is appropriate for the subject matter of the song. Its style also owes a lot to blues and jazz influences.
"Manic Depression" has been covered by the Red Hot Chili Peppers; Styx; Blood, Sweat and Tears; Carnivore; Nomeansno; David Ryan Harris; Seal & Jeff Beck; Clawfinger; Jan Hammer; Katharina Franck; King's X; Stevie Ray Vaughan; Yngwie J. Malmsteen; et al. Red Hot Chili Peppers are Styx ( pronounced: /stɪks/ is an American Rock band. Their hit songs have included " Come Sail Away " " Babe " " Blood Sweat & Tears (also known as " BS&T " is an American music group originally formed in 1967 in New York City. Carnivore was a Thrash metal band formed by Peter Steele (later of Type O Negative fame and was formed out of the ruins of the Brooklyn hard Nomeansno is a punk rock music group originally from Victoria British Columbia, Canada and now located in Vancouver, British Columbia. David Ryan Harris is an Atlanta Georgia based Singer-songwriter. Sealhenry Olusegun Olumide Adelo Samuel (born February 19, 1963 in Paddington, London) is a British soul Singer and Geoffrey Arnold "Jeff" Beck (born June 24, 1944 to Arnold and Ethel Beck in Wallington, England) is an English Clawfinger is an Industrial Rapcore band from Sweden and was one of the earliest bands to adopt this sound Jan Hammer (jan hamɘ (born 17 April 1948, in Prague, then Czechoslovakia, today part of the Czech Republic) is a German singer who became famous with her band Rainbirds and has produced several solo albums King's X is a critically acclaimed American Hard rock band noted for its sophisticated music that combines progressive metal grunge funk and soul with vocal arrangements Stephen "Stevie" Ray Vaughan ( October 3, 1954 August 27, 1990) was an American Blues-rock Guitarist Yngwie Johann Malmsteen (ˈɪŋveɪ ˈmɑːlmstiːn in English (born Lars Johan Yngve Lannerbäck on June 30 1963 in Stockholm Sweden) is a Swedish The Hungarian Gypsy band Besh O Drom have a track called Mániás Depresszió on their album Gyi! which uses Hendrix's tune. Hungary (Magyarország 'mɔɟɔrorsaːg) officially in English the Republic of Hungary ( Magyar Köztársaság, literally Magyar (Hungarian Republic Typically nomadic the Roma people have long acted as wandering entertainers and tradesmen Besh o droM draws its musical basis form Transylvanian Jewish Afghan Egyptian Libanese Armenian Bulgarian Romanian and Greek tunes presenting folk and electronic instruments simultaneously Rozz Williams and Gitane Demone released a very different version of Manic Depression on their album Dream Home Heartache. Rozz Williams ( November 6, 1963 – April 1, 1998) born Roger Alan Painter was an American Deathrock vocalist most Gitane Demone is a singer and musician She was a member of Christian Death in the 1980s and is currently a solo artist Dream Home Heartache is am experimental Gothic rock / Dark cabaret collaboration album featuring Rozz Williams and Gitane
There is also a second, unrelated, song called "Manic Depression (Jimi)" by Ian Dury and the Blockheads on their album Laughter. Ian Robins Dury ( 12 May 1942 &ndash 27 March 2000) was an English Rock and roll singer songwriter and Bandleader Laughter is an album by Ian Dury & The Blockheads. It was released in 1980, and was the last studio album Dury made for Stiff Records
The distinctive first three notes were sampled into MC Twix's 1989 song Devastatin 2 Yo Ear. In Music, sampling is the act of taking a portion or sample, of one Sound recording and reusing it as an instrument or element of a new recording 
IRS (International Record Syndicate Records was a Record label, started in the United States in 1979 by Miles Copeland III along with Jay Boberg