It's Only Rock N' Roll But We Like It! Five
The InquisitrIt's Only Rock N' Roll But We Like It! Five Music Documentaries That'll Blow You AwayThe InquisitrDoors keyboardist Ray Manzarek described the film as everything the 1991 Oliver Stone film wasn't, namely less Hollywood and much more real. Using nothing but archive footage, including a host of groundbreaking musical performances by the band, the ...
Posted on 2 September 2016 | 4:21 am
The Flamin' Groovies Play Their First-Ever
Phoenix New TimesThe Flamin' Groovies Play Their First-Ever Arizona Concert on ...Phoenix New TimesThe band is "the best rock band you've never heard."and more »
Posted on 2 September 2016 | 4:07 am
George Winston brings summer sounds to Bend
Bend BulletinGeorge Winston brings summer sounds to BendBend BulletinA primary proponent of so-called “new age” music in the 1980s, Winston has developed a melodic style he's dubbed “rural folk piano,” combining influences ranging from Guaraldi to The Doors' Ray Manzarek to New Orleans R&B giant Professor Longhair.
Posted on 1 September 2016 | 11:58 pm
Today in entertainment history: Aug. 30 -
KGMIToday in entertainment history: Aug. 30 - 790 KGMIKGMITHIS DAY IN 1993: "Late Show with David Letterman" made its debut on CBS, after moving his show from NBC. Photo: Associated Press. 1973: Rolling Stone ...and more »
Posted on 29 August 2016 | 11:34 pm
Today in Entertainment History -
Today in Entertainment HistoryFederalNewsRadio.comPerformers included Chicago Transit Authority, Janis Joplin, Led Zeppelin and Santana. In 1973, Rolling Stone reported that The Doors had broken up after the death of Jim Morrison and that keyboardist Ray Manzarek (man-ZAYR'-ek) was putting together a ...
Posted on 29 August 2016 | 9:45 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