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John Densmore to appear at Alive Music Festival in Italy
Doors drummer John Densmore fresh from his Disquaire Day booksignings in Paris will be at the University per stranieri, Perugia, Italy on April 24 for an event called "The Jim Morrison Legacy."
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Tue Apr 22, 2014
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Who was James Blue? Revolutionary and award-winning filmmaker, rebel, and change agent for social justice James Blue died in 1980 at 49 leaving behind a remarkable legacy.
Mon Apr 21, 2014
Jim Morrison's Norton Avenue house to get cultural designation?
Cheri Woods is again trying to get the West Hollywood Historic Preservation Commission to declare the house at 8214 W Norton Avenue, in which Jim Morrison and Pam Courson lived in as a cultural resource.
Sun Apr 20, 2014
The Doors John Densmore in Paris for Disquaire Day
Needless to say The Examiner wasn't going to give me money to go to Paris to cover John Densmore 's Disquaire Day appearances yesterday.
Sat Apr 19, 2014
L.A. Woman behind the album
Of all The Doors albums fans are probably most familiar the creation of "L.A. Woman."
Tue Apr 15, 2014
As vinyl sales rise, Record Store Day plays it forward
Aerosmith whipped out its Big Ten Inch Record nearly 40 years ago, but this weekend, they'll be showing off an extra two as part of the worldwide Record Store Day celebration on Saturday.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Big Pimpin' Cycles "Lizard King" Tribute Bike
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Hear the Black Keys' Gloomy 'Turn Blue' Title Track
Black Keys' recent single "Fever" raised the prospect the band is dedicating itself to a much more subdued, groove-heavy sound.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
The Last Beat: why it's important
The first nine minutes of "The Last Beat" invokes the spirit of Jim Morrison and the film seeks truths through fiction that are unavailable through history.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
Weird Scenes Inside the Goldmine on CD?
"You Need Meat " was a song left off the "L.A. Woman" album, but included on "Weird Scenes Inside the Goldmine."
Show Me The Way to the Next Pretty Opera
Opera ParallA le presented a preview on Wednesday evening of their upcoming avant-garde chamber opera production, a mashup of Kurt Weill's Mahagonny Songspiel and Francois Poulenc's 1947 Les Mamelles des TirAŠsias.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
The Big Apple
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Listen to Robert Emmerich introduce The Big Apple , a hit song from 1937. Music written by Bob and performed by Tommy Dorsey's Clambake Seven with Bob on piano.
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Julia Louis-Dreyfus on the cover of Rolling Stone.
Julia Louis-Dreyfus is wearing absolutely nothing but the immortal words of America's founding fathers on the cover of the next issue of Rolling Stone, which hits newsstands Friday, April 11. After Elle magazine was heavily criticized last week for covering its plus-sized cover model in an oversized coat, Melissa McCarthy has defended the magazine.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Today in Rock: April 10
On this day in 1947 Bunny Livingston, future singer-songwriter/percussionist of Bob Marley & The Wailers , is born in Jamaica.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Top Rock Hall induction performances, no-shows
Nirvana 's Krist Novoselic recently dropped a hint that there may be a special performance tonight when the grunge rockers are inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame .
John Densmore in Paris for Disquaire Day
Disquaire Day in France is looming upon us just over a week before it's April 19th and although it was announced John Densmore will be in and around Paris for Disquaire Day he's also there for the publication of the French edition of his book "The Doors Unhinged: Jim Morrison's Legacy on Trial" as with the U.S. release of the book last year ... (more)
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Jeff Moehlis: 'Rock Against MS' Show Drums Up Awareness, Support
While we were waiting for The Doors' guitarist Robby Krieger to take the stage at the Whisky a Go Go in West Hollywood on March 26, my buddy, who had already had more than enough to drink, asked if I thought he should get another beer.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
'Beyond the Lords & the New Creatures' Featured at 2014...
Author Forrest Parker's book, "Beyond the Lords & the New Creatures" , will be featured at the 2014 Texas Library Association conference, which will take place in San Antonio, from today, April 8-11.
Sat Apr 05, 2014
Electric City Tattoo Convention gets under the skin
Rich Hlavaty already had two Doors-themed tattoos and on Saturday added a third at the Fifth Annual Electric City Tattoo Convention in Scranton.
What's Holding Idina Menzel Back in If/Then? Plus: Heathers: the (Misguided) Musical
If for some reason you've been wanting to see Idina Menzel play Hamlet-and what better role to follow Elphaba in Wicked, Elsa in Frozen , Rachel's mom on Glee , and Adele Nazeem at last month's Oscars? -now is sort of your chance.