Music Box: Footworks stages a homecoming in
CapitalGazette.comMusic Box: Footworks stages a homecoming in AnnapolisCapitalGazette.comKreiger's guitar tone and vibe was equally as significant and readily recognizable as Ray Manzarek's keyboard pyro techniques and Jim Morrison's theatrical vocal delivery. He's been voted one of the top 100 guitarists in rock music by Rolling Stone ...
Posted on 25 April 2016 | 8:47 am
April 25, 1974 Pam Courson dies of heroin
Examiner.comApril 25, 1974 Pam Courson dies of heroin overdoseExaminer.comBiographers and even The Doors are unsure of exactly when Jim met Pam, Ray Manzarek has them meeting at the London Fog and drummer John Densmore was the first one interested in her, Arthur Lee has said that Courson was his girlfriend and in trying ...
Posted on 25 April 2016 | 5:15 am
April 24th in Doors history - Examiner.com
Examiner.comApril 24th in Doors historyExaminer.comDoors keyboardist, Ray Manzarek, claimed that whenever “Light My Fire” was on the radio he couldn't tell if it was the edited version or the full length version until it played out. “Light My Fire” was released as a single with the “B” side being “The ...
Posted on 24 April 2016 | 6:15 pm
31st KBBF lineup announced - Helena Daily
Helena Daily World31st KBBF lineup announcedHelena Daily WorldRogers has worked with musical legends such as Carlos Santana, Bonnie Raitt, Linda Ronstadt, Steve Miller, Sammy Hagar, and Ray Manzarek. Other performers on Thursday, October 9, include Reba Russell, Eric Gayes, Sterling Billingsley, Johnny ...
Posted on 22 April 2016 | 2:35 am
45 Years Ago Today – The Doors Release 'LA
Glide Magazine45 Years Ago Today – The Doors Release 'LA Woman' – Last LP With Jim Morrison (Watch Ray Manzarek Talk Making ...Glide Magazine45 years ago today on 4/19/71, The Doors released their sixth studio album LA Woman, which was the last to feature Jim Morrison, who died three months after the album's release. The album produced hits with the title track, “Love Her Madly” and “Riders ...Doors' 'LA Woman': 10 Things You Didn't KnowRollingStone.comThe Doors 'LA Woman' released 45 years ago todayExaminer.comall 5 news articles »
Posted on 18 April 2016 | 10:32 pm
Rock on film: The good, the bad and The
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Posted on 4 April 2015 | 8:16 am
Punk pioneers X to play Belly Up Aspen
The songs of the storied punk band X are old, at this point, but they haven’t weakened with age. Tracks from their seminal 1980 debut such as “Los Angeles,” “Johnny Hit and Run Paulene” and the speed-punk cover of “Soul Kitchen” could easily be mistaken for new songs from one of the countless raw, poetically inclined rock acts that X has inspired over the decades.Unlike most of X’s ...
Posted on 2 April 2015 | 11:17 pm
The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill Will Be
R&B star's debut inducted along with 24 other albums.
Posted on 26 March 2015 | 3:43 pm
The Doors, Radiohead, Steve Martin among
Audio recordings running the gamut of the first album by the Doors to musical highlights from "Sesame Street" have been selected for inclusion in the Library of Congress' National Recording Registry. The registry is an archive of recordings with cultural, artists and historical significance. The library's National Recording Preservation Board selects 25 works each year to be added to the list ...
Posted on 25 March 2015 | 5:20 am
Library of Congress welcomes recordings by
With nods to the Doors, Sly & the Family Stone, the Righteous Brothers and Steve Martin, the latest selections to the Library of Congress’ National Recording Registry have a decidedly California slant.
Posted on 25 March 2015 | 4:49 am
Music Review: Sydney Greenstreet Band
Gilbert Gottfried, Gallagher, musicians Mark Farner and Don Brewer of Grand Funk Railroad, Ian Hunter of Mott The Hoople, Ray Manzarek, John Densmore, Felix Cavaliere of The Rascals, political commentator Bill Press and hundreds of other personalities.
Posted on 24 August 2015 | 11:06 am
Doors tribute band lead singer to bring
He’s played with both Robby Krieger and Ray Manzarek. Peace Frog has played the Whisky a go-go, the House of Blues (L.A.), Caesars Palace, has appeared in a VH-1 production as well as international appearances. Fernandez is trying to raise $30,000 to ...
Posted on 18 August 2015 | 11:46 am
The E Street Band connection of the Ries
Oh, and he also sings. Kevin Ries, 16, plays guitar in the band. “My favorite band is the Doors and their keyboard player (Ray Manzarek) played bass on the keyboards, too,” Charlie said. “I took that idea and applied it to myself.” The guys have a ...
Posted on 18 August 2015 | 1:25 am
Daryl Hall & Amanda Aspinall Split:
The singer has interviewed fellow artists such as Joe Walsh, Rob Thomas, Darius Rucker as well as Ray Manzarek & Robbie Krieger of the legendary ’60s band The Doors. Daryl and John are still on the road touring as Hall & Oates. The duo’s 2015 dates ...
Posted on 14 August 2015 | 12:11 am
The Doors Drummer John Densmore On Late
I write about extreme adventure and those who do it. I've bobsledded with the Olympic team; piloted a super-boat at 140 mph; flown to 85,000 feet at Mach 2.6 in a MiG; skied to the South Pole and swam (sans wetsuit) at the North Pole; climbed the ...
Posted on 20 January 2015 | 8:00 am