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The Doors
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The Doors were an American rock band formed in 1965 in Los Angeles, California, with vocalist Jim Morrison, keyboardist Ray Manzarek, drummer John Densmore and guitarist Robby Krieger. The band took its name from the title of Aldous Huxley's book The Doors of Perception, which itself was a reference to a William Blake quotation: "If the doors of perception were cleansed every thing would appear to man as it is, infinite." They were among the most controversial rock acts of the 1960s, due mostly to Morrison's wild, poetic lyrics and charismatic but unpredictable stage persona. After Morrison's death in 1971, the remaining members continued as a trio until finally disbanding in 1973.
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Petrina — Roses of the Day Petrina — Roses of the Day
(Tǔk Music TUK005, 2015, CD)
Jim Morrison, Music by The Doors — An American Prayer Jim Morrison, Music by The Doors — An American Prayer
(Elektra 5E-502, 1978, LP)
The Doors — Full Circle The Doors — Full Circle
(Elektra EKS 75038, 1972, LP)
The Doors — Box Set The Doors — Box Set
(Elektra 62123-2, 1971/1997, 4CD)
The Doors — L.A. Woman The Doors — L.A. Woman
(Elektra EKS-75011, 1971, LP)
The Doors — Other Voices The Doors — Other Voices
(Elektra EKS-75017, 1971, LP)
The Doors — Absolutely Live The Doors — Absolutely Live
(Elektra EKS-9002, 1970, 2LP)
The Doors — Alive, She Cried The Doors — Alive, She Cried
(Elektra 60269-1, 1970/1983, LP)
The Doors — Morrison Hotel The Doors — Morrison Hotel
(Elektra EKS-75007, 1970, LP)
The Doors — The Soft Parade The Doors — The Soft Parade
(Elektra EKS-75005, 1969, LP)
The Doors — Waiting for the Sun The Doors — Waiting for the Sun
(Elektra EKS-74024, 1968, LP)
The Doors — The Doors The Doors — The Doors
(Elektra EKL-4007, 1967, LP)
The Doors — Strange Days The Doors — Strange Days
(Elektra EKS-74014, 1967, LP)

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