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Doors Stars Still Planning Tribute To Fallen Bandmates

Existing Doors bandmates Robby Krieger and John Densmore are still planning the ultimate tribute to their fallen pals Ray Manzarek and Jim Morrison, but the gig is proving difficult.The two old pals became friends again...

Robby Krieger Recruiting Musicians For Ray Manzarek Tribute

The Doors guitarist Robby Krieger is assembling a group of musicians for a memorial concert in honour of his late bandmate Ray Manzarek.Keyboardist Manzarek died of bile duct cancer in May last year (13) and...

Ray Manzarek Returning From The Grave For Bbc Documentary Series

One of Ray Manzarek's final interviews is set to air on the Bbc as part of a new rock documentary series.The Doors keyboard player lost his battle with cancer in May (13), aged 74, but...

New The Doors Film Offers Up Rare Early Footage Of Rock Band

Footage from Robby Krieger, John Densmore and the late Ray Manzarek's personal archives has been mined for a new The Doors Dvd and Blu-Ray release, which will also feature the band's rare early Tv appearances.R-Evolution,...

The Doors Stars Plan Tribute Show For Manzarek's Birthday

Former The Doors bandmates John Densmore and Robby Krieger have set a date for their Ray Manzarek tribute show - the late keyboard player's birthday, 12 February (14).Manzarek's cancer battle and subsequent death earlier this...

Robby Krieger Still Struggling With Ray Manzarek's Death

The Doors rocker Robby Krieger is struggling to overcome the death of his bandmate Ray Manzarek because he is "constantly" talking about the late keyboardist in interviews.Manzarek, who co-founded the band with Jim Morrison in...

Surviving Members Of The Doors To Reunite

The surviving members of The Doors will reunite for a tribute to Ray Manzarek.The 'Light My Fire' band's original guitarist Robby Krieger and drummer John Densmore are planning to stage a concert for the keyboardist,...

Robby Krieger Confirms Plans For 2013 John Densmore Reunion

Former pals-turned-feuding bandmates Robby Krieger and John Densmore are to reteam onstage as part of a tribute to late The Doors star Ray Manzarek later this year (13).The news comes just weeks after Manzarek's death...

John Densmore Planning The Doors Reunion To Honour Late Pal Manzarek

The Doors drummer John Densmore is hoping to officially end his feud with former bandmate Robby Krieger at a planned tribute for their late pal Ray Manzarek.Densmore and Krieger fell out a decade ago during...

A Week In News: Ray Manzarek Dies, Taylor Swift's Disgusted Reaction And Brad Pitt Talks Drugs

End of the Night: Tributes were paid this week to Ray Manzarek, pioneering keyboardist with The Doors who died in Germany aged 74. He formed the band with lead singer Jim Morrison after a chance...

Rip Ray Manzarek: Doors Man's Influence Cannot Be Quantified

“Tonight, Monday May 20th, The Whisky A Go Go, The Roxy, The Viper Room and The House Of Blues on The Sunset Strip will all dim their lights at 9:31PM PDT in honor of Ray...

Ray Manzarek Passes Away Following Hidden Battle With Cancer

Ray Manzarek, the keyboard player and co-founded of The Doors with Jim Morrison, passed away at a clinic in Germany Monday (May 20), according to a post on the band's Facebook page. He was 74-year-old.Manzarek...

Ray Manzarek Tributes Pour In After His Death

John Densmore and Slash are among the first stars to speak out and pay tribute to The Doors rocker Ray Manzarek after he lost his battle with cancer.The keyboard player, who co-founded the band with...

The Doors Keyboardist Ray Manzarek Has Died

The Doors' founding member Ray Manzarek has passed away.The legendary musician was at the RoMed Clinic in Rosenheim, Germany when he lost his long battle with bile duct cancer yesterday (20.05.13) at the age of...

The Doors Star Ray Manzarek Dead At 74

The Doors star Ray Manzarek has died following a secret battle with cancer.The keyboard player, who co-founded the band with Jim Morrison, passed away at a clinic in Germany, according to a post on the...

John Densmore Open To A The Doors Reunion - At Last

The Doors drummer John Densmore has opened up to the possibility of a reunion with bandmates Ray Manzarek and Robby Krieger after feuding with the duo for years.Densmore has rejected countless invitations to reteam with...

The Doors Drummer Pens Tell-all About Bandmates' Disputes

The Doors drummer John Densmore is putting pen to paper to reveal all about his longtime feud with bandmates Robby Krieger and Ray Manzarek.The rocker will detail the legal spats between the existing band members...

Marilyn Manson Thrilled To Play With The Doors

Marilyn Manson's career will come full circle when he performs with Robby Krieger and Ray Manzarek at the Sunset Strip Music Festival in Los Angeles on Saturday night (18Aug12) because he first dreamed of becoming...

The Doors Honour Morrison On 40th Anniversary Of Death

Former The Doors stars Ray Manzarek and Robby Krieger paid tribute to their late bandmate Jim Morrison over the weekend (02-03Jul11) to mark the 40th anniversary of his death.Morrison died in the bathtub of a...

The Doors To Play Paris On Morrison's Death Anniversary

The Doors stars Robby Krieger and Ray Manzarek will mark the 30th anniversary of tragic singer Jim Morrison's death in July (11) by performing the group's classic tunes in the city where he passed away.Morrison...

Stars Join Santana For Classic Rock Covers Album

Rapper NAS, JOE COCKER, CHRIS CORNELL and THE DOORS keyboard player RAY MANZAREK have teamed up with guitar great CARLOS SANTANA for his new album of classic rock anthems.Nas performs AC DC's Back in Black...

Doors Shut On Manzarek/krieger Case

Rockers RAY MANZAREK and ROBBY KRIEGER have lost their appeal to tour as the DOORS OF THE 21ST CENTURY. The Doors founders hit the road under the moniker in 2001, but were forced to drop...

Manzarek: 'Morrison's Death May Be A Fake'

Rock legend JIM MORRISON may be alive and living in the Seychelles, according to his former THE DOORS bandmate RAY MANZAREK. The Doors keyboardist admits he became suspicious after Morrison died as the enigmatic singer...

Manzarek Wins Right To Appeal Breach Of Contract Lawsuit

An appeals court has reopened a breach of contract lawsuit brought by THE DOORS keyboardist RAY MANZAREK against an insurance firm. Manzarek's case against St. Paul Fire And Marine Insurance Company was dismissed by a...

Jim Morrison's First Poem Added To Hall Of Fame

RAY MANZAREK's marriage certificate and the handwritten lyrics to JIM MORRISON's first poem have been added to the Rock + Roll Hall Of Fame as part of a new 40th anniversary tribute to THE DOORS....

Fuel Star Scallions To Join The Doors

Former FUEL frontman BRETT SCALLIONS will replace THE CULT singer IAN ASTBURY in DOORS reunion band RIDERS ON THE STORM. Scallions beat a host of hopefuls to land the job in Doors founders ROBBY KRIEGER...

Doors Make Back Catalogue Available To Download

THE DOORS are the latest veteran act to make their entire back catalogue of music available to download online. The band, whose frontman JIM MORRISON died in 1971, have given permission for all six of...

Manzarek: 'Stone Missed The Doors Of Perception'

THE DOORS keyboardist RAY MANZAREK has slammed director OLIVER STONE for misrepresenting his band in the 1991 biopic of the band. Manzarek, 68, claims Stone's THE DOORS painted an "over-sensationalised" picture of late singer JIM...

Astbury Leaves Doors Band To Rejoin The Cult

Singer IAN ASTBURY is leaving his DOORS bandmates to rejoin rockers THE CULT. The British star has been performing with The Doors' keyboardist RAY MANZAREK, 68, and guitarist ROBBY KRIEGER, 61, in RIDERS ON THE...

Densmore Considers Full Doors Reunion - With Vedder

A full THE DOORS reunion could be possible this year (07) if PEARL JAM star EDDIE VEDDER agrees to perform with the rock legends again. Vedder joined the three existing members of the group for...

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