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The Doors’ Robby Krieger & John Densmore Planning Ray Manzarek Tribute Concert This Summer

“Maybe at the Greek or The Hollywood Bowl,” Krieger says.

02/10/2014

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Doors’ Robby Krieger Confirms Reunion With John Densmore For Ray Manzarek Tribute

With the passing of Doors keyboardist Ray Manzarek in May still fresh on our minds, surviving members of the L.A. group are reuniting for a live tribute show in honor of their bandmate. Guitarist Robby […]

07/03/2013

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Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame Curator Remembers Ray Manzarek

Carl Harp from sister station WNCX was at the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame yesterday to view a preview of the soon-to-open Rolling Stones exhibit. But while he was there, he spoke to Howard […]

05/22/2013

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From The Doors To X, Ray Manzarek’s Legacy – In His Own Words

Yesterday, The Doors’ Ray Manzarek, who provided the classic keyboard riffs that became synonymous with the band’s most iconic songs, lost his battle to cancer at the age of 74. Musicians ranging from Slash to American […]

05/21/2013

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Ray Manzarek’s Resurfaced Interviews On K-EARTH 101

The music world and many of us here at K-EARTH 101 were sad to hear the news that The Doors’ founding member and keyboardist Ray Manzarek passed away from cancer at the age of 74. […]

05/21/2013

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Remembering The Doors’ Ray Manzarek

The Doors’ founding member Ray Manzarek died from cancer at the age of 74 on Monday. Take a look back on the life and career of Ray Manzarek in photos.

05/20/2013

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Doors Keyboardist Ray Manzarek Succumbs To Cancer

Keyboardist and founding Doors member Ray Manzarek passed away today at 12:31 PT at the RoMed Clinic in Rosenheim, Germany after a lengthy battle with bile duct cancer, according to a post on the Doors’ official […]

05/20/2013

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Ray Manzarek On The Doors’ “Live At The Bowl ’68″: “Those Four Guys Were The Four Horsemen Of The Apocalypse!”

With their second #1 single under their belt (“Hello, I Love You”; the first was “Light My Fire”) the Doors were on top of the world, having realized all their dreams of becoming rock stars in just a few short years. “The best laid plans of mice and men had not gone astray yet,” Manzarek muses. “We dreamed of putting a rock and roll band together on Venice Beach in the summer of 1965. This is now the summer of 1968 and we had attained the goal. We wanted to be as big as the Beatles and the Rolling Stones, and we had arrived at that place.”

10/29/2012

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Ian Astbury Talks About His Days With The Doors of the 21st Century

Ian Astbury of 80’s punk-rock band The Cult lived out his dream when he was selected to fill in for the late Jim Morrison with The Doors of the 21st Century back in 2002. In […]

05/18/2012

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The Doors Release New “L.A. Woman” Video

The Doors have just released a brand new video for “L.A. Woman” to help promote the deluxe reissue of their L.A.Woman album. The video features skateboarders Kenny Anderson, Alex Olson and Braydon Szafranski giving a […]

03/20/2012

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