Losing incendiary frontman Jim Morrison in 1971 did not stop The Doors from touring. They toured in support of 1972′s “Full Circle” during the summer of the album’s release, when the band stopped for an outdoor concert at the Boston Common on August 16.
In a recent interview, Ian Astbury of The Cult recalled how he became influenced by The Doors in his youth and what it was like to tour with them.
Jim Morrison died tragically on July 3, 1971, marking Sunday the 40th anniversary of his passing. Former bandmates from The Doors Robbie Krieger and Ray Manzarek visited the singer’s famous gravesite to pay their respects.
Forty years ago this month, [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]The Doors[/lastfm] released their final studio album before Jim Morrison’s untimely death. L.A. Woman was an instant success and has aged its way to “classic” status.
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