“Maybe at the Greek or The Hollywood Bowl,” Krieger says.
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 […]
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.”
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 […]
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 […]
As one of the most popular hits by [lastfm]The Doors[/lastfm], “Touch Me” was written by Doors’ talented guitarist Robby Krieger and was inspired by his girlfriend at the time. The song’s notable guitar riff was inspired by […]