USPS will Honor Jimi Hendrix with Postage Stamp

\"jimiUnited States Postal Service will issue a stamp on 13th March 2014  paying tribute to Jimi Hendrix as the latest installment of its Music Icons series.  The stamp will feature a colorful original painting of the late guitar legend performing that was created by artist Rudy Guttierez.

The stamp sheet, which also features art by Guttierez, is designed to resemble a 45 rpm single sleeve and includes a painting of Hendrix’s face surrounded by images that represent his lyrics and aspects of his life story.The stamps are “Forever” stamps that can be used on all standard sized letters.

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