Since Tupac Shakur’s holographic resurrection at the Coachella Festival two weeks ago it seems a lot of estates of dead rock stars and/or their families are expressing interest in resurrecting dead rock stars, it looks like the revolution is upon us.
The very life-like hologram of Shakur is causing not ripples through the concert touring industry but waves and who knows if those waves will turn into tidal waves. Rolling Stone Magazine ran a poll asking readers who they would like to…Continue
Added by Jim Cherry on April 29, 2012 at 7:48am — No Comments
With yesterday's sad news of Dick Clark and Levon Helm today it is a humbling reminder that one day we will all be attending the big concert in the sky. With that in mind I can't urge you all strongly enough to:
A) Hug yer sweetie and all the special people in your life and let them know that they are special to you.
B) If a group you like is coming through yer neck of the woods spend the coin and go to the show. Cuz you just never know when they will be faced with forced…Continue
Welcome to the future!
John Densmore has said he wouldn’t play with former bandmates, Ray Manzarek and Robby Krieger, as The Doors unless Jim Morrison was singing with the band again. Aside from a few jokes in bad taste, that was an impossibility until Sunday night when Tupac-Shakur “appeared” at the Coachella Festival. So with the technology able to create a realistic image, can long dead rock stars appear “live” in concert again? Will The Doors cancel Jim Morrison’s cancellation to…Continue
Added by Jim Cherry on April 17, 2012 at 3:46pm — No Comments
The Doors documentary "When You're Strange" was released theatrical today, April 9, 2010. Instead of using contemporary talking head interviews "When You're Strange" relied on the archival footage of The Doors 1968 documentary "Feast of Friends" (which never had been released theatrically, and The Doors edited portions of it for videos in the 80's), and Jim Morrison's film "HWY," the narrative of the film was provided by Johnny Depp's voice over.…Continue