Record Store Day 2016 in solidarity with France

Record Store Day 2016, Metallica release to benefit Paris attack victims

Metallica release to benefit Paris attack victims This year’s ambassador for Record Story Day is Metallica. The band’s official release is a special live CD entitled “Liberté, Egalité, Fraternité, Metallica!—Live at Le Bataclan. Paris, France—June 11th, 2003”. Proceeds will benefit the Give For France charity to help victims of the Paris attacks on November 13, 2015. … Continue reading Record Store Day 2016 in solidarity with France

Doors members Robby Krieger and John Densmore to perform together

Stand Up To Cancer CELEBRATION FOR RAY MANZAREK February 12, 2016 THE DOORS Robby Krieger and John Densmore To Honor Ray Manzarek

Celebration for Ray Manzarek The Los Angeles Times reports that “surviving founding members of the Doors John Densmore and Robby Krieger will reunite for the first time in 15 years with some help from Exene Cervenka and John Doe of long-running L.A. punk band X to salute Doors keyboardist Ray Manzarek with a benefit concert … Continue reading Doors members Robby Krieger and John Densmore to perform together

Doors artifacts at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum (RRHF) opened its doors on September 2, 1995 on the shores of Lake Erie in Cleveland, Ohio (about a 5½ hour drive from Chicago). https://instagram.com/p/7IS8TDg9DZ/ Above photo: rockhall/Instagram I was recently on vacation in Ohio and visited the RRHF for the second time. I was thrilled this … Continue reading Doors artifacts at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame