John Densmore and Robby Krieger on “The Big Interview”

Dan Rather sat down with Robby Krieger and John Densmore at the Whisky a Go Go to discuss everything from the music, to the activism, to how the world has changed since The Doors first debuted. It’s one of the most interesting and in-depth interviews the guys have ever done. The Doors episode airs March 20 at 9 P.M. ET/ 6 P.M. PT on AXS TV. Watch the season trailer Read More …

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Creative Writing Contest Winner!!

Congratulations to the creative writing contest winner, Isabelle Richardson! Isabelle’s short story, Lizard Tracks, may be viewed below. Thank you to all that participated in the contest by submitting writing or reciting poetry. There we many amazing submissions and we suggest you review them all! Poetry submissions may be viewed here, or by searching the #TheDoors50 of Instagram. The short story submissions may be viewed here. There were many submissions – stories Read More …

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The Doors celebrate “The Day Of The Doors” with the reveal of “Doors Junction”

In 2017, the city of Los Angeles declared January 4 “The Day of The Doors.” This year on The Day of The Doors, Encino city councilman declared the intersection of Densmore Avenue and Morrison Street in Encino “Doors Junction.” The council member appeared alongside John Densmore to mark the occasion with new street signs and a recital of Jim’s poetry by John. Mr. Koretz presented John with a certificate of Read More …

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Creative Writing Contest Submissions

Thank you to everyone that  participated in The Doors Creative Writing Contest! Poetry submissions may be viewed here, or by searching the #TheDoors50 of instagram. Below you may find the short story submissions! Please note, each story represents the opinion of the author and not the opinions of The Doors or The Doors team. Which one is your favorite? Inside The Head Of Mark Benek By: Giorgio M. WORDS SENTENCED TO TWO Read More …

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AVAILABLE FOR PRE-ORDER NOW THE DOORS: LIVE AT THE ISLE OF WIGHT FESTIVAL 1970 on DVD+CD, BLU-RAY+CD! AVAILABLE WHERE EVER MUSIC IS SOLD FEBRUARY 23, 2018

The historic last concert ever filmed of The Doors is now available for the first time!  The concert was meticulously restored via the latest 21st century technology, color-corrected and visually upgrading the original footage.  The entire show, now presented in 5.1 Dolby Digital sound, was mixed from the original multi-track audio by longtime Doors engineer / mixer / co-producer Bruce Botnick. Filmed on August 30, 1970, 2 AM, in front of 600,000 people, Read More …

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The Founders Award Ceremony

On December 7, 2017, John Densmore and Robby Krieger accepted the Founders Award on behalf of The Doors at the Museum of Pop Culture in Seattle, WA. The Founders Award is an honor given to artists who have made outstanding contributions in popular music. The ceremony included an all-star lineup of artists performing a Doors tribute concert. You may find photos from this historic event below.

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The Doors Creative Writing Contest

Celebrate The Doors 50th Anniversary by participating in this creative writing contest! Create a poem or short story inspired by the band’s 50-year career for your chance to win THE SINGLES 7″ Boxset.  Poetry must be submitted by posting a video of your poem being read via Instagram video. Short story submissions (3-5 pages) can be sent to doorsLA1967@gmail.com. Only original pieces will be accepted. The judges will be the members of The Read More …

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Alfred Music Debuts The Doors: 50th Anniversary Songbook, Deluxe Collectible Hardcover Edition

Alfred Music, the leading publisher in music education since 1922, is thrilled to release The Doors: 50th Anniversary Songbook, a comprehensive guitar TAB hardcover edition featuring the complete studio recordings from 1967–1971. Few musical artists defined the spirit of 1967 as well as The Doors. In fact, the band released two albums that year—kicking off 1967 with their landmark self-titled debut in January, then releasing Strange Days in September, seemingly Read More …

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The Doors Strange Days 50th Anniversary Deluxe Edition

The Band Concludes Their 50th Anniversary Year By Revisiting Strange Days With Remastered Stereo And Original Mono Mixes On 2-CD Version, With Original Mono Mix Also Available On Vinyl  Both Are Set For Release On November 17 From Rhino LOS ANGELES – The Doors had one of the most extraordinary debut years in music history in 1967, releasing a string of hit singles and two platinum albums, beginning in January Read More …

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