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VIDEO: Paul Allen, Late Microsoft co-founder, ‘Played Guitar Like Jimi Hendrix’

In August, Quincy Jones granted an interview where he said Paul Allen could play the guitar just like Jimi Hendrix, an American rock guitarist and singer.

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Allen, the co-founder of Microsoft, died of cancer at the age of 65 on Monday.

He was known for being a huge music fan, particularly the rock ‘n’ roll genre.

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Speaking about his mastery of the guitar, Jones, legendary American music producer, told Vulture magazine.

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He had said: “But you know who sings and plays just like [Jimi] Hendrix? Paul Allen.

“I went on a trip on his yacht, and he had David Crosby, Joe Walsh, Sean Lennon — all those crazy motherf—–s.

“Then on the last two days, Stevie Wonder came on with his band and made Paul come up and play with him — he’s good, man.”

This is a video of Paul Allen in action during a concert in November 2012.

 

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