ray manzarek Archive

Take Five: Ray Manzarek

Keyboardist, singer and songwriter Ray Manzarek came to fame in the 1960s with The Doors, the groundbreaking band fronted by charismatic vocalist Jim Morrison. In the years after Morrison’s death, […]

Those We Lost in 2013

Every year, we lose treasured members of music’s history. This year, three of those who passed away were important figures I had the pleasure and honor of interviewing. Click on […]

A Conversation with Ray Manzarek

This feature is based on my previously-unpublished 2011 interview with the late Doors keyboardist. – bk “I used to play in a band called The Doors.” That deadpan, unprompted statement […]