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Astbury: I'm Not Trying To Be Jim Morrison

Former THE CULT singer IAN ASTBURY has insisted he's not "replacing JIM MORRISON" now he's taken the job as new frontman of THE DOORS - despite their similar singing voice and appearance. Astbury is...

Doors Drummer Makes Waves As Documentary Producer

THE DOORS drummer JOHN DENSMORE has added award-winning documentary maker to his impressive resume after teaming up with his wife to make a film about juvenile delinquents. Densmore produced his wife LESLIE NEAL's film,...

Working With The Doors Has Inspired Astbury To Go Solo

Busy THE CULT star IAN ASTBURY is adding solo singer to his impressive resume. The British singer, who has been fronting the reformed DOORS for the past three years, is now ready to go...

Astbury's Classical Doors Reformation

IAN ASTBURY is realistic about the difficulty involved in replacing late rock legend JIM MORRISON in THE DOORS - but deals with it by viewing himself as a classical musician. The former CULT frontman...

Mc5 Trio Reform

The surviving members of rock legends the MC5 are planning a reunion tour with EVAN DANDO and MARSHALL CRENSHAW. WAYNE KRAMER, MIKE DAVIS and drummer DENNIS THOMPSON will hit the road in June (04)...

Doors Fans Plan For Jim's 60th

Fans of rock legends THE DOORS are making plans to celebrate what would have been late singer JIM MORRISON's 60th birthday in December (03). A small group of Doors fans have been gathering at...

The Doors Stay Open - For Now

A California judge has refused to issue a temporary restraining order prohibiting the DOORS 21ST CENTURY from using that name. Tragic singer JIM MORRISON's parents and drummer JOHN DENSMORE are challenging Doors founding members...

Jim Morrison's Parents Take The Doors To Court

Deceased rocker JIM MORRISON'S parents have sued the remaining members of THE DOORS - claiming that by re-forming the band with CULT singer IAN ASTBURY on vocals they have "maliciously misappropriated" the name....

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Man Up - Review

Truly enjoyable British romantic-comedies come along so rarely (Four Weddings and a Funeral was more than 20 years ago) that there's cause to...

Mariachi El Bronx Lead Latest Additions To Reading & Leeds Festival 2015 Line-Up

They'll also be performing on the Lock Up stage as The Bronx.

Bradley Cooper And Emma Stone Take On 'Aloha' Critics

'Aloha', the new film from Cameron Crowe ('Almost Famous', 'Jerry Maguire'), opens this weekend in North America

Glastonbury's Emily Eavis Reveals She Received Death Threats Over Kanye Booking

With a little under a month to go before it kicks off, probably the most talked-about thing....

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Jason Schwartzman's Meanest Role To Date?

Ahead of the upcoming UK release of 'Listen Up Philip', the film's star, Jason Schwartzman...

'Spy' Is Melissa McCarthy's Big Break Out

Melissa McCarthy is now getting a chance to hold a movie up on her name alone.

'Danny Collins' Is a Risk that Paid Off for Al Pacino

Al Pacino shines in 'Danny Collins'

Trevor Noah To Replace Jon Stewart On 'The Daily Show' For The First Time On September 28th

Trevor Noah, the new host of Comedy Central’s ‘The Daily Show’ when Jon Stewart departs...

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