Ray Manzarek, co-founder and keyboardist for The Doors, died last week in Germany after a battle with cancer. He was 74. See also: Henry Rollins Remembers Ray Manzarek Manzarek's melodies were the musical backbone for many of the Doors' most classic tunes, and he was well-regarded as a producer as ... More >>
An L.A. Weekly birthday tribute
Here's a scoop for you: We hear from very reliable sources that Stax Records (the current version of the classic Southern Soul label recently revived by Concord Records) will be releasing a completely restored version of Otis Redding's legendary 1966 appearances on LA's very own Sunset Strip ... More >>
How Mark Mothersbaugh, an Agent of De-Evolution, wormed his way into America’s subconscious
What to do in Los Angeles this week
At work and play in musical L.A.
Revisited Bob Dylan's secret insurrection