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The Doors [electronic resource] : a Lifetime of Listening to Five Mean Years.

Marcus, Greil. (Author).

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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781610393300 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 1610393309 (electronic bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (293 p.)
  • Publisher: New York : PublicAffairs, 2013.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Available through EBSCO
Formatted Contents Note:
Cover; Title Page; Copyright; CONTENTS; Prologue: Light My Fire, 1967; L.A. Woman; Mystery Train; The End, 1966; The Doors in the So-called Sixties; When the Music's Over; The Crystal Ship; Soul Kitchen; Light My Fire, The Ed Sullivan Show, 1967; The Unknown Soldier in 1968; Strange Days; People Are Strange; My Eyes Have Seen You; Twentieth Century Fox; End of the Night; Roadhouse Blues; Queen of the Highway; Take It as It Comes; The End, 1968; Light My Fire, 1966/1970; Epilogue: "You're Not Going to Be Remembered"; Acknowledgments; Illustration Credits; Index.
Summary, etc.:
A fan from the moment the Doors' first album took over KMPX, the revolutionary FM rock & roll station in San Francisco, Greil Marcus saw the band many times at the legendary Fillmore Auditorium and the Avalon Ballroom in 1967. Five years later it was all over. Forty years after the singer Jim Morrison was found dead in Paris and the group disbanded, one could drive from here to there, changing from one FM pop station to another, and be all but guaranteed to hear two, three, four Doors songs in an hour?every hour. Whatever the demands in the music, they remained unsatisfied, in the largest.
Source of Description Note:
Description based on print version record.
Subject: Doors (Musical group)
Rock music > 1961-1970 > History and criticism.
MUSIC / Genres & Styles / Rock
Doors (Musical group)
Rock music.
Genre: Electronic books.
Criticism, interpretation, etc.

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