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45 min ago | Examiner.com

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."

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Venice, CA

10 hrs ago | 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.

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Related Topix: Punk, The Ramones, The Sex Pistols, Pop/Rock

Thu Aug 21, 2014

Canberra Times

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.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The Modern Lovers, The Velvet Underground

BroadwayWorld.com

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.

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Related Topix: Las Vegas, NV, Pop/Rock

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Examiner.com

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.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Comedy Movies, Death Becomes Her

Hometown Annapolis

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.

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Related Topix: Beer, Drink, Annapolis, MD, Pop/Rock, Life, Homebrewing, Hobbies

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Examiner.com

The Doors play the Alexandria Roller Rink

As part of a Navy family that had frequent reassignments Jim Morrison could claim many hometowns.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The Doors, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Music!, Alexandria, VA

Anorak

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.

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Related Topix: Bethel, NY, Sullivan County, NY, Jefferson Airplane, Pop/Rock, Entertainment

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)

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Related Topix: The Doors, Music!, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, John Densmore, Pop/Rock, Los Angeles, CA, Photography, Arts

Sun Aug 17, 2014

Examiner.com

Robby Krieger's Horse Latitudes recording studio

Robby Krieger has very quietly opened his Horse Latitudes recording studio this past spring.

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Related Topix: Dance, Black Entertainment, Pop/Rock, Michael Jackson

Sat Aug 16, 2014

Billboard

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.

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Related Topix: Santana, Pop/Rock, Carlos Santana

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.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Progressive-Rock, Pyramid, Yes, Jim Morrison, Hard-Rock, Deep Purple

Fri Aug 15, 2014

MySanAntonio.com

Five San Antonio bands to watch

Lonely Horse: A dark rock duo influenced by Led Zeppelin and the Doors, Nick Long and Travis Hild recently won Afropunk's Battle of the Bands.

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Related Topix: Antonio Flores, Pop/Rock, Led Zeppelin, Matthew, Entertainment

Examiner.com

'Frank' stars Michael Fassbender without his handsome head

On Aug. 7, 2014 Examiner Dorri Olds spoke with members of the cast of " Frank ," a British indie film.

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Related Topix: Michael Fassbender, Domhnall Gleeson, Pop/Rock

Tue Aug 12, 2014

The Arizona Republic

Interview: John Densmore on 'The Doors Unhinged'

Doors drummer John Densmore has written a second memoir, following "Riders on the Storm," with "The Doors Unhinged" about his legal struggles with his former bandmates over how best to preserve the legacy they were left to manage when singer Jim Morrison died.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The Doors, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Music!, John Densmore, Jim Morrison, Music, Entertainment

Mon Aug 11, 2014

KXVO

Marianne Faithfull: I know who killed Jim Morrison

In an interview with MOJO magazine, Faithfull recounts the summer of 1971 when she and de Breiteuil, a drug dealer, visited Paris.

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Related Topix: Marianne Faithfull, Pop/Rock, Drugs

Examiner.com

Revisiting Doors videos with a twist

Live at the Bowl '68 - The Doors concert video of "Live at the Bowl '68" will be shown at the Egyptian Theatre Wednesday August 13 at 7:30 pm.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The Doors, Music!, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, John Densmore

Sun Aug 10, 2014

Something Else! Reviews

Odd Couples: The Doors' "The End" vs. Buick MacKane's "The End"

Though the titles are the same, there's a world of difference when it comes to where these two songs are going.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock

Examiner.com

Peace Frog releases MP3 of original songs

Generally speaking, when a tribute band releases original material they either run far away from their influence or they embrace it, too much and the "original" material sounds like a duplicate copy of the band they were influenced by.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock

Detroit News

Grapevine: CBS may trade Brit for Brit as 'Late Late Show' host

James Corden fans, get ready. Reports are buzzing that he's slated to replace Craig Ferguson as host of 'Late Late Show' on CBS when Ferg steps down in December.

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Related Topix: James Corden, The Late Late Show, Entertainment, Television, Pop/Rock, Jim Morrison

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