Doors tribute gig Waiting for the Doors are a Paris-based Doors’ tribute band. I’ve seen them several times. They’re great musicians and diehard rock fans. All the musicians play in several bands. I had a great time at each gig. And they are lovely people too. If you’re in Paris on April 24, don’t miss... Continue Reading →
Raymond Daniel Manzarek February 12, 1939 – May 20, 2013 I can’t believe it. My sincere condolences to Ray’s family and friends. Thank you for all the awesome music Ray. You enriched so many lives with your extraordinary talent. RIP Homages from around the web http://instagram.com/p/ZwV-fNzVB8/ http://instagram.com/p/ZmfMn3la_O/ http://instagram.com/p/Zn6_nRNw1B/ http://instagram.com/p/ZkJJD-gOkY/ https://soundcloud.com/kcrw/the-doors-ray-manzarek-remembered http://instagram.com/p/Zli0ClSnHC/ http://instagram.com/p/Zt9zpNNkfk/ http://instagram.com/p/ZoTL2CNJBM/ https://soundcloud.com/authoritysongmagazine/sets/bbc-homage-to-ray-manzarek http://instagram.com/p/ZmeH6lFa-X/ Ray’s memorial... Continue Reading →
What do Jim Morrison, American sixties rock star, and Pussy Riot, 21st century Russian protest performers, have in common? Surprisingly, a lot. Both risked their personal freedom to make public statements about freedom, and both paid heavily for their gestures by being persecuted by the reigning authorities.