Yesterday, The Doors’ Ray Manzarek, who provided the classic keyboard riffs that became synonymous with the band’s most iconic songs, lost his battle to cancer at the age of 74.
He’s broken on through…
The news of The Doors keyboardist Ray Manzarek’s death spread quickly, with several major artists expressing respect and sadness via Twitter.
Keyboardist and founding Doors member Ray Manzarek passed away today at 12:31 PT at the RoMed Clinic in Rosenheim, Germany after a lengthy battle with bile duct cancer.
A new iPad app, released for sale Monday, May 6th, tracks the careers of the rock legends The Doors.
In a lost interview conducted by Howard Smith in 1969, Jim Morrison revealed that he, like many other collegians, put on a lot of pounds and ponders why society has an obsession with being overweight.
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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!