Celebrate 50 Years of The Doors With the Record Store Day Exclusive Vinyl, Live at the Matrix

Celebrate 50 years of The Doors with Live at the Matrix, available on vinyl for the very first time on Record Store Day, 2017 (April 22, 2017)! Originally recorded on March 7, 1967 in San Francisco, Live at the Matrix has been newly mastered from recently discovered original tapes by the historic Doors engineer, Bruch Botnick. The Matrix recordings originally released in 2008 were from a third-generation source, so the sound quality of the versions on this vinyl Read More …

JANUARY 4 TO BE PROCLAIMED “DAY OF THE DOORS” IN LOS ANGELES

The Doors’ 50th Anniversary Year Begins With January 4 Event In Venice, Where The Band Was Formed, With Official Proclamation And Appearances By Founding Members John Densmore And Robby Krieger  The Band’s Debut Album The Doors Was Released On January 4, 1967 On Elektra Records LOS ANGELES – 50 years to the day of the release of their debut album, January 4 will be proclaimed “Day Of The Doors” in Read More …

Jim’s Thoughts On The Doors’ Place Among Their Contemporaries

“Half of the people are getting very classical, sophisticated, and theatrical, and then there’s the need for blues. There’s a split. I’d like to do both. I enjoy both. I think that the Doors have a combination of both now. I think that it’s a successful combination.” –Jim Morrison speaking with Hullaballo in October 1968.

The Doors Take New York

“EVEN WHILE they were here, the phenomenon was growing bigger. Everyone came to see them,” –Danny Fields speaking with Hullabaloo Magazine on The Doors’ popularity during a trip to New York in October of 1967“EVEN WHILE they were here, the phenomenon was growing bigger. Everyone came to see them,” –Danny Fields speaking with Hullabaloo Magazine on The Doors’ popularity during a trip to New York in October of 1967   Read More …