The Doors

The 35 Greatest Rock and Roll TV Moments Before the ’90s

From the Beatles to Iggy Pop, here are rock and roll's best television moments of all-time.
SPIN Staff / October 12, 2019

David Crosby Gets High and Immediately Violates His Moratorium on Shit-Talking the Doors

David Crosby was on a Twitter tear this weekend, using his favorite social media platform for a lengthy discussion about one of his favorite topics: his…
Andy Cush / April 22, 2019

Happy Doors Day: You Can Now Take A Proper Selfie At The Corner Of Morrison St & Densmore Ave

As the drummer for the Doors, John Densmore’s name has been inexorably linked with that of lead singer Jim Morrison’s for more than half a…
John Rogers, Associated Press / January 4, 2018

Once Again, David Crosby Has Dragged The Lizard King

David Crosby co-wrote "Eight Miles High," "Déjà Vu," and "Guinevere"—he will also answer almost any question anybody asks him on Twitter. Crosby, 75, will tell you if he…
Winston Cook-Wilson / March 21, 2017

Julian Casablancas Covered the Doors and… Milli Vanilli?

Julian Casablancas + the Voidz were performing at the Beach Goth Festival in Orange County, California, this past weekend, and in addition to cuts from their 2014 album, Tyranny, they…
James Grebey / October 26, 2015

Back to the Future of Music: Taking a Second Look at Some Old Predictions

For the next week, SPIN will be venturing into the great unknown to attempt to answer some questions (or at least hazard some guesses) about…
James Grebey / October 21, 2015

Watch Karen O and Her Band Somberly Cover the Doors and Radiohead

On the back of her scratchy, subdued solo album Crush Songs, the Yeah Yeah Yeahs' Karen O is in the midst of a string of…
Colin Joyce / October 5, 2014

Mural Made Famous by the Doors Will Be Recreated Without Them

The Doors' legacy has long been subject to disputes. For instance, drummer John Densmore refused to join the band's early-'00s quasi-reunion when his former bandmates…
Marc Hogan / August 12, 2013

Ray Manzarek, the Doors’ Founding Keyboardist, Dead at 74

Keyboardist Ray Manzarek, whose alternately gutsy and psychedelic shadings were nearly as distinctive a part of the Doors' sound as Jim Morrison's heated dramatics, died…
David Marchese / May 20, 2013

Skrillex, The Doors Get Dubstep in Your Classic Rock

Lou Reed and Metallica, Coldplay and Rihanna, Justin Bieber and Kanye West — as the record-sales pie shrinks, artists from disparate genres are teaming up…
Marc Hogan / October 28, 2011

Skrillex News: Doors Collabo, OWSLA Acts Take Off

Skrillex keeps churning out new projects at a pace that matches his endorphin-rush beats. The 23-year-old producer is in the thick of a 51-city North…
Marc Hogan / October 7, 2011

5 Can’t-Miss Vinyl Picks for Back to Black Friday

This Friday, in the midst of the nation's biggest shopping day, a boatload of well-known and beloved rock acts will drop special, limited-edition releases exclusively…
Peter Gaston / November 24, 2010

SXSW: STP Recruit Doors Guitarist for Tour Opener!

Scott Weiland had a simple instruction for the Texas crowd: "SXSW! Get it on!"
William Goodman / March 19, 2010