The Doors (Band)

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The Doors
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The Doors were an American rock band formed in 1965 in Los Angeles, with vocalist Jim Morrison, keyboardist Ray Manzarek, guitarist Robby Krieger, and drummer John Densmore. The band got its name from the title of Aldous Huxley's book The Doors of Perception, which itself was a reference to a quote made by William Blake, "If the doors of perception were cleansed, everything would appear to man as it is, infinite." They were unique and among the most controversial and influential rock acts of the 1960s, mostly because of Morrison's lyrics and charismatic but unpredictable stage persona. After Morrison's death in 1971 at age 27, the remaining members continued as a trio until disbanding in 1973. Wikipedia


From this profile you will find 170 photos, 6 magazines, 69 lists, 346 albums, 1,293 songs, 1 award, 187 film credits, 80 news stories, and key facts about The Doors!

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Band Members


187 Credits »
2016 The Garbage Can Man Show -
2014 Riders on the Storm -
2012 The Doors: Live at the Bowl '68 -
1996 The Windows -
2016 Vinyl -
2015 Minions -
2015 Fear the Walking Dead -
2015 Danny Says -
2015 Good Girls Revolt -
2015 Far Out -
2014 Deliver Us from Evil -


1,293 Songs »
1 Light My Fire 1967
2 People Are Strange 1967
3 Riders on The Storm 1971
4 Love Me Two Times 1967
5 Roadhouse Blues 1970
6 Hello, I Love You 1968
7 Touch Me 1969
8 Love Her Madly 1971
9 The End 1967
10 The Crystal Ship 1967
* Approximate (assumes song was released same year as the album it was first released on)


1 Award »
Nominated for 1 Award

In The News

80 Stories »


69 Lists »
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