A number of bands have name-checked The Doors as a musical influence through the years, but now an unlikely group of music stars will honor the Los Angeles rockers at the city’s Sunset Strip Music […]
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 Cult got their big break playing with Guns’n Roses in 1989–now they’re comin’ full circle with a stint opening for Guns this Spring. See, kids? Dreams really DO happen!
I’ve stood in Jim Morrison’s shower in his former Laurel Canyon home in L.A. AND stood at his grave in Paris, France. No, I don’t think I’m cooler than you. Well, maybe just a lil’ […]
Wish we could just stop signing autographs… yeah we know what your thinking… but we’re a big hit in the alley where the homeless guys stay…
A month ago, deceased [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Doors[/lastfm] frontman [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Jim Morrison[/lastfm] was granted a posthumous pardon by the State of Florida for a 1969 indecent exposure charge during a now legendary performance in Miami. While the […]
The did-he-or-didn’t-he debate finally ends
Better late than never?
It’s doubtful that the late [lastfm]Jim Morrison[/lastfm] ever thought, “Some day, the Napa Valley Symphony will be playing my trademark song moments before fireworks light up the sky.” Yet, here we are, 29 years after […]
[lastfm]Billy Idol [/lastfm]guitarist Steve Stevens paid tribute to [lastfm]Led Zeppelin[/lastfm] Thursday night, fusing two of [lastfm]Jimmy Page[/lastfm]‘s guitar pieces into songs by Idol and [lastfm]Generation X[/lastfm]. Performing at the Chumash Casino in Santa Ynez, Calif., […]