Officials at the King Arts Complex are cutting back on staff positions and some programs as they streamline the budget for the complex.
Mr. Mojo Risin
â€œJim Morrison was the best and worst of all of us who ever felt we could change the world if only people over thirty would listen.â€ – producer Dick Wolf
â€œThe story of The Doors is one of the most compelling in the history of American rock music; three hugely talented musicians and a lead singer whose commitment to artistic freedom was so intense he rocketed them to a success that always hovered on the edge of chaos.â€ â€“ writer/director Tom DiCillo
“If the doors of perception were cleansed every thing would appear as it is, infinite.” – William Blake
American Masters – The Doors: When You’re Strange
1/12/2011 9:30 pm WOSU TV
1/13/2011 2:30 am WOSU TV
1/13/2011 9:30 pm WOSU PLUS
Robby Krieger, guitarist for The Doors, talked to PBS at this yearâ€™s SXSW festival. As the key songwriter for The Doors, Krieger penned some of their biggest hits. He is listed among Rolling Stoneâ€™s â€œ100 Greatest Guitarists of All Time.â€
John Densmore, the drummer for The Doors, discusses the documentaryâ€™s opening sequence featuring Jim Morrisonâ€™s rarely seen original film â€œHWY: An American Pastoral,â€ and the different path he has taken as a rock star.
In this video, see rare archival footage of legendary band The Doors, including live footage of a performance of “Love Me Two Times,” and more from the documentary. Morrison and his mates weren’t much of role models, but their performances are electric: