Q1370 News 60's, 70's & 80's

Watch extended trailer for 'The Doors: Break On Thru' concert film paying tribute to Ray Manzarek

An extended trailer for the new concert film and documentary The Doors: Break On Thru -- A Celebration of Ray Manzarek has premiered online at The Doors' official YouTube channel.

The film, which focuses on a star-studded 2016 tribute show to the late Doors keyboardist that was held in Los Angeles, will be shown in select theaters around the world on what would've been Ray Manzarek's 81st birthday -- February 12.

The trailer features audio snippets of The Doors' two surviving members, guitarist Robby Krieger and drummer John Densmore, talking about how they came together to organize the event.

The minute-long promo also includes a montage of clips of the various musicians who took part in the show, including Densmore, Krieger, Foo FightersTaylor Hawkins and Rami JaffeeStone Temple Pilots bassist Robert DeLeoPaul McCartney touring guitarist Brian RayJane's Addiction drummer Stephen PerkinsGov't Mule/former Allman Brothers Band singer/guitarist Warren Haynes and X's Exene Cervenka and John Doe.

You also hear the live rendition of the Doors classic "Light My Fire" that was played at the concert, apparently during the show's finale.

Tickets for the screenings of The Doors: Break On Thru -- A Celebration of Ray Manzarek are available now at TheDoorsFilm.com.

Manzarek died of bile duct cancer in May 2013 at the age of 74.

Copyright © 2020, ABC Audio. All rights reserved.

On Air Now

John Summers
John Summers
3:00pm - 8:00pm
John Summers


A big thank you to our station sponsors!

#ClassicHits: Music News & Stories

Star Featured Documentaries