The Doors Examiner marks 5th anniversary
Today marks the 5th anniversary of The Doors Examiner , and this year has seen the highest amounts of new subscribers! I want to Thank everyone who has subscribed and reads these articles, I hope you find them enlightening, entertaining and up to date on The Doors.
Something Else! Reviews
'I never do these things': Deep Purple's Ian Gillan ...
Deep Purple fans likely did a double take when Light My Fire: A Classic Rock Salute to the Doors arrived with Ian Gillan singing the title track.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Visiting Pere Lachaise Cemetery
Pere Lachaise Cemetery is the largest cemetery in the city of Paris. Opened in 1804, the cemetery was named after Father Francois de la Chaise who was the confessor to Louis XIV.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Robyn Hitchcock on Covering His Muses, the Passage of Time & 20th Solo Album - The Man Upstairs'
"I'm staring at the sea on the south coast of England, the Isle of Wight, just where Jim Morrison and Jimi Hendrix played their last show in 1970," the sagacious songwriter opens.
Doors tribute band explores the other side of The Doors
Doors tribute bands , no matter if they play album versions of Doors songs, try to recreate The Doors live experience, or the whole band dress in character of The Doors or only the lead singer does, they all have one thing in common, male lead singers.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Punk Rockers X Headline TNT Fest
Just before X took the stage at the Made in America Festival in Philadelphia two years ago, Chris Cornell was staring at the punk icons.
Wave Radio, RFA take top honors at Beta Hi-Fi Philly
For the ninth year running, World Cafe Live in Philly hosted its annual Beta Hi-Fi Emerging Music Festival last week, with top honors going to cinematic indie trio Wave Radio and garage rock four-piece RFA in last night's finals.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
This week in Doors history August 24 through 30
The insert shots Jim Morrison had to film for The Doors appearance on Malibu-U because he didn't show up for the original filming.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Doors Examiner interview with Denise Sullivan author of Shaman's Blues
Denise Sullivan is a music journalist who digs deep into the subjects she covers in her book "Keep On Pushing: Black Power Music from Blues to Hip-Hop."
NBC Los Angeles
Johnny Ramone Tribute: Hollywood Forever Ceremony
A statue in memory of Johnny Ramone stands at the Hollywood Forever Cemetery. Fans, loved ones, and stars will come together on Sunday, Aug. 24 to remember the musician.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Venice Beach: Where the music was born
Right now I'm in Venice Beach, Los Angeles. It's a place with big musical history - Jim Morrison and Ray Manzarek formed The Doors here after bumping into each other on Venice Beach.
Los Claxons to Play Brooklyn Bowl Las Vegas, 9/14
Brooklyn Bowl Las Vegas, recently named "Best Live Music Venue" by Las Vegas Weekly and "Best New Venue" by Vegas Seven, is thrilled to announce Los Claxons live at Brooklyn Bowl Las Vegas, Sunday, September 14th, 2014.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
PHOTOS: Dave Brock and The Doors Experience
Los Angeles based musician, Dave Brock, is well known around the globe as the Jim Morrison of The Doors Experience, "Wild Child" for over twenty five years.
Mispillion River Brewing is worth the trip
As a youth, I was easily swayed by the "inalienable truths" put forth by those I perceived to be older and therefore wiser.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
The Doors play the Alexandria Roller Rink
As part of a Navy family that had frequent reassignments Jim Morrison could claim many hometowns.
Woodstock's 45th Anniversary: The Great Bands That Turned It Down
Rock music fans relax during a break in the entertainment at the Woodstock Music and Arts Fair in Bethel, N.Y., on Aug. 16, 1969.
All About Jazz
EVENT: A Decade of Rock and Roll Photo Exhibit and All Star Pro Jam August 21
House band featuring Tyra Juliette, Paul ILL, Tony Moore, Doug Webb, Haakon Graf, Ricky Zaharaides Confirmed Performances: Arturo Sandoval, Divinity Roxx, Mellow Man Ace, John Beasley, Keith England, Nick Smith, Ronald Bruner Sr, Tony Moore, Barbara Morrison, Jamie Hodes & Deep Pink, Rebel House Radio, Doug Webb, Haakon Graf, Clayton Cameron, Paul ... (more)
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Robby Krieger's Horse Latitudes recording studio
Robby Krieger has very quietly opened his Horse Latitudes recording studio this past spring.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Exclusive: Carlos Santana Remembers 'Monumental' Woodstock Fest, 45 Years Later
August 1969: Mexican-born guitarist Carlos Santana and bassist David Brown perform with the group Santana at the Woodstock Music Festival Santana didn't foresee the notoriety that would come with their performance at the Woodstock Music & Art Fair in 1969.
All About Jazz
Various Artists: Light My Fire: A Classic Rock Salute to The Doors
Southern California-based Purple Pyramid Records and producer, instrumentalist Billy Sherwood raised the bar with this tribute to The Doors by convening a star-studded cast, featuring classic rockers performing with progressive rock luminaries.