1. Could Daft Punk Play Coachella Again? Pharrell Weighs in

    June 14, 2017 1:14 PM EDT For the latest edition of Pharrell Williams' OTHERtone podcast on Apple Beats 1 Radio, the musical mind sat down with Coachella creators Paul Tollet and Lou Adler about their baby. They are, as Pharrell says, “furnishing culture.” They spoke about a lot of things. They opened with chats…

  2. The 100 Biggest Summer Songs of All Time: A Complete List

    June 07, 2017 10:02 AM EDT Looking back nearly 60 years and ranking the one-hit wonders, pop outliers and funky jams reveals how the season's most massive singles share two essential elements: sincere emotion and a touch of novelty.   Faith Evans and Sean "Diddy" Combs perform at the BET Awards at the…

  3. John Densmore on 'King of the Sunset Strip' Mario Maglieri's Passing: 'The Doors Loved Mario'

    May 06, 2017 12:52 PM EDT The drummer says it was 'impossible not to.' On Thursday (May 4), fans of Los Angeles' storied Sunset Strip were saddened to find out that Mario Maglieri, the "King of the Sunset Strip" and owner of the Whisky a Go Go and the Rainbow Room, had passed away at the age…

  4. Robby Krieger Talks Mistakes on The Doors' Debut, Confirms 50th Anniversary Reissue of 'Strange Days'

    March 30, 2017 10:57 AM EDT This week's expanded 50th anniversary edition of the Doors ' self-titled debut album isn't the only one of the group's titles that will be receiving deluxe treatment, according to guitarist Robby Krieger. "Of course the first one's always the most important I…

  5. The Doors Release Limited Edition 'London Fog 1966'

    December 14, 2016 12:10 PM EST Before settling into a 50th anniversary celebration next year, The Doors are going back to the (near) beginning with its latest vault release.  The limited edition (18,000 copies) London Fog 1966 features seven songs, including blues covers and early versions of "Strange Days" and …

  6. For Jim Morrison's Birthday, How 10 Songs by The Doors Came to Life

    December 08, 2016 5:11 PM EST Today we remember legendary Doors frontman Jim Morrison on what would have been his 73rd birthday (Dec. 8). Not only did he pave the way for psychedelic blues/rock music, Morrison was regarded by critics and friends as a respected poet as well as a true artist who believed in the music he…

  7. Remembering Jim Morrison: 10 Classic Tracks By The Doors Revisited

    December 08, 2015 10:20 AM EST Today we remember iconic Doors ’ frontman Jim Morrison , on what would have been his 73rd birthday (Dec. 8). Among Morrison’s legacy is a catalog of psychedelic rock/blues music, books of poetry, a notorious photo /college dorm room poster, and ties to the mysterious “27 Club.” As a tribute,…