3 Bands That Jimi Hendrix Disliked

Jimi Hendrix, a rock legend, openly criticized peers. Notable disfavored artists include Pink Floyd, Led Zeppelin, and Jim Morrison.

Pink Floyd:  Despite shared psychedelic leanings, Hendrix dismissed Pink Floyd for their superficial light shows and lack of musical substance.

Led Zeppelin:  While acknowledging Jimmy Page's skill, Hendrix viewed Led Zeppelin as derivative and criticized their tendency to borrow from others.

Jim Morrison/The Doors: Personal animosity arose when Morrison disrespected Hendrix during a joint performance, leading to a lasting disdain between the two icons.