The Late Ray Manzarek Tells the Story of “Riders on the Storm”

Ray, the most visible of all The Doors, died last month of cancer.  Here he is from a 2011 documentary called The Doors: Mr. Mojo Risin’.

(Via JamBase)

Alan Cross

is an internationally known broadcaster, interviewer, writer, consultant, blogger and speaker. In his 40+ years in the music business, Alan has interviewed the biggest names in rock, from David Bowie and U2 to Pearl Jam and the Foo Fighters. He’s also known as a musicologist and documentarian through programs like The Ongoing History of New Music.

2 thoughts on “The Late Ray Manzarek Tells the Story of “Riders on the Storm”

  • June 24, 2013 at 2:12 pm

    probably one of my favourite songs…. i can listen to this over and over…

  • June 25, 2013 at 2:11 am

    Cool…one of my faves as well. He touches on it a bit at the end, but tell me I'm not imagining that there's a whispered vocal track on top of the regular vocals. I've always kind of joked that its the ghost of Jim Morrison.


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