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Did You Know: “Light My Fire” By The Doors

To win those Fireworks Spectacular/Hall & Oates tickets for The Hollywood Bowl it’s caller #7 when you hear “Light My Fire” by [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]The Doors[/lastfm] between two and three. It’s The Doors’ signature song released during […]

06/24/2011

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Ten Legendary Groups Who Emerged On The Whisky A Go-Go Stage

The famous Whisky A Go-Go club nestled on the corner of the Sunset Strip in Los Angeles has paved the way for many now legendary musical acts in rock and roll. Known for being at […]

06/23/2011

Rock Flashback: Beyond “Brown Sugar”

As we noted earlier this week, “Brown Sugar” by [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]the Rolling Stones[/lastfm] hit the Billboard Hot 100 forty years ago. It was the highest-debuting song of the week. A couple of the other new songs […]

05/07/2011

Earth Day: Songs Of Protest

Photos: Cute Animals For Earth Dayview gallery We can’t let an Earth Day go by without amassing a protest playlist for those who fear the earth is being ill-used. What songs of ecological tragedy move you?  […]

04/21/2011

Rolling Stone Readers Pick The TOP TEN SONGS of the SIXTIES!!

The 60’s had to be one of the greatest, if not THE greatest decade in Rock ‘n’ Roll History.  Of the literally thousands of songs that made the charts from 1960 through 1969, readers of […]

04/13/2011

2011 Grammy Nominees Who Aren't Wet Behind The Ears

When it comes to Grammy nominations, it’s one thing to be nominated for Best New Artist, but it takes perseverance to remain in the music business for decades and still get fresh nods. We checked […]

12/02/2010

Deceased Doors Vocalist Jim Morrison Might Be Cleared Of Indecent Exposure Charge

Too little clothing on, too late? [lastfm]Doors [/lastfm]vocalist [lastfm]Jim Morrison[/lastfm] may be deceased but apparently Florida Governor Charlie Crist has promised to possibly honor a petition by Morrison fans to posthumously clear his name from […]

11/09/2010

Did You Know: Doors’ Guitarist Is Gifted In Music And On The Green

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 […]

09/29/2010

Today In Music History: September 20th

It was today’s date in 1969 when [lastfm]John Lennon[/lastfm] told fellow band members during a meeting in London that he was leaving [lastfm]The Beatles[/lastfm]. A year later, [lastfm]Jim Morrison[/lastfm], lead singer of [lastfm]The Doors[/lastfm], was […]

09/20/2010

Jim Morrison’s Poetry, Song and Film Remembered

[lastfm]Jim Morrison[/lastfm], former lead singer of [lastfm]The Doors[/lastfm], was more than just a rock star. The controversial icon was studied poetry and film at UCLA, where he received his college degree, and went on to […]

09/14/2010

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