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gerrythedon
07-03-17, 10:03 PM
Didn't know this had came out.


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London Fog 1966 [Vinyl + CD]

RECENTLY DISCOVERED LIVE RECORDINGS, THE EARLIEST KNOWN TO EXIST, TO BE REVEALED FOR THE FIRST TIME IN LONDON FOG 1966

Collector’s Edition Boxed Set Features Previously Unheard Concert Recordings On CD And Vinyl Along With 8 x 10 Prints Of Unseen Photos And Replica Memorabilia

Before The Doors took the music scene by storm in 1967, they were the house band at the London Fog, a Sunset Strip dive bar located just footsteps away from the world famous Whisky a Go Go, the future home of many of the band’s most legendary performances. The Doors will open a virtual time capsule in December with LONDON FOG 1966, a Collector’s Edition boxed set that features unearthed audio recorded at the club in May 1966. Previously unreleased and not even known to exist until recently, this marks the earliest recordings of the band and finds the quartet mixing blues covers with early versions of Doors originals. LONDON FOG 1966 is the first of many special activities and releases coming to celebrate The Doors’ 50th Anniversary in 2017.

LONDON FOG 1966 will be available as an individually numbered limited edition of 18,000 copies. Presented in a lift-top package designed to look like a vintage storage box, the set features seven songs on both CD and a 10-inch record that’s made to resemble a test pressing. Noted Doors engineer Bruce Botnick recently mastered the audio for this collection.

Along with the unreleased music, the set is packed with memorabilia and historic liner notes to provide a true time capsule of that fabled night at the London Fog, including a postcard, the set list handwritten by John Densmore, a program for the Royce Hall UCLA student film screening, plus a London Fog coaster. There are also liner notes included from Sunset Strip legend Ronnie Haran-Mellen, who was the talent booker at the Whisky a Go Go. Haran-Mellen saw The Doors live for the first time at the London Fog and then booked them as the permanent house band at the Whisky, leading to the band’s signing to Elektra and meteoric rise to superstardom.

Also contributing liner notes is Nettie Peña, one of the lucky few to be in attendance at the London Fog for this fabled show. Peña was a pivotal force in this release coming together as she captured the audio on a 1/4” reel to reel recorder. Peña also photographed the band that evening and five black and white 8x10 reprints of these unpublished photos are included in the Collector’s Edition, featuring a fresh-faced Morrison on a cramped stage with John Densmore, Robby Krieger and Ray Manzarek.

The show featured on LONDON FOG 1966 took place the same year that The Doors recorded their eponymous debut. Released in January 1967, the album would become one of the most influential in rock history. Like many of the band’s early concerts, the show captured on this deluxe set reflects the group’s deep love for the blues with covers of standards like Muddy Waters’ “Rock Me” and “I’m Your Hoochie Coochie Man.” The set also includes raw performances of “Baby, Please Don’t Go” (Big Joe Williams), “Don’t Fight It” (Wilson Pickett), and “Lucille” (Little Richard).

During their residency at the London Fog, The Doors frequently worked out new songs on stage that would eventually appear on various studio albums. At this show, the band played two originals. The first, “Strange Days,” would become the title track for the band’s second studio album, which also came out in 1967. This is one of the only known live recordings of this track. The other Doors original, “You Make Me Real,” wasn’t officially released on a studio album until Morrison Hotel in 1970.

“To hear ‘Strange Days,’ that came out on their second album, in almost final shape so early on was truly amazing,” says Jac Holzman, the President of Elektra Records who signed The Doors to their first recording contract.

Track Listing:

Rock Me
Baby, Please Don’t Go
You Make Me Real
Don’t Fight It
I’m Your Hoochie Coochie Man
Strange Days
Lucille

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gerrythedon
07-03-17, 10:05 PM
also this

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The Doors - 50th Anniversary Re-Issue [3 CD + 1 LP]

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50 years ago in 1967, The Doors broke through to the other side for the first time with its eponymous debut on Elektra Records. The Doors would go on to sell millions of copies and made stars of John Densmore, Robby Krieger, Ray Manzarek, and Jim Morrison. Today, the album is widely considered to be one of the all-time-classic rock and roll debuts.

To celebrate this landmark recording’s 50th anniversary, the band will release THE DOORS: 50TH ANNIVERSARY DELUXE EDITION.

Packaged in a 12 x 12 hardcover book, THE DOORS: 50TH ANNIVERSARY DELUXE EDITION includes a remastered version of the album’s original stereo mix, available on CD for the first time in a decade and remastered for the first time in nearly 30 years. The album’s original mono mix was also remastered for this set and is making its CD debut here. An LP-version of the mono mix is also included. The third disc features live performance from The Matrix in San Francisco recorded just weeks after The Doors was released. Music journalist David Fricke provides detailed liner notes for the set, which includes a selection of rare and previously unseen photographs.

THE DOORS: 50TH ANNIVERSARY DELUXE EDITION offers a rare opportunity to hear the band on the verge of superstardom with live performances recorded during a March 7, 1967 show at the Matrix in San Francisco. The Matrix recordings heard on this deluxe edition were sourced from the recently discovered, original tapes, previously thought to be lost. The Matrix recordings originally released in 2008 were from a third-generation source, so the sound quality of the versions debuting here is second to none.

Packed with electrifying performance, the disc contains live versions of eight tracks on The Doors, including “Twentieth Century Fox,” “The Crystal Ship” and “Back Door Man.”



THE DOORS (50TH ANNIVERSARY DELUXE EDITION)

TRACK LISTING

Disc One (Original Stereo Mix)

Disc Two (Original Mono Mix)


Break On Through (To The Other Side)
Soul Kitchen
The Crystal Ship
Twentieth Century Fox
Alabama Song (Whisky Bar)
Light My Fire
Back Door Man
I Looked At You
End Of The Night
Take It As It Comes
The End

Disc Three: Live At The Matrix, March 7, 1967

Break On Through (To The Other Side)
Soul Kitchen
The Crystal Ship
Twentieth Century Fox
Alabama Song (Whisky Bar)
Light My Fire
Back Door Man
The End


LP (Original Mono Mix)

Side One

Break On Through (To The Other Side)
Soul Kitchen
The Crystal Ship
Twentieth Century Fox
Alabama Song (Whisky Bar)
Light My Fire
Side Two

Back Door Man
I Looked At You
End Of The Night
Take It As It Comes
The End


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gerrythedon
07-03-17, 10:11 PM
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Light My Fire [50th Anniversary Japanese 7" Vinyl] - PRE-ORDER

PLEASE NOTE: This title is currently set to ship on July 28th, 2017. Any other items in your order will also not ship until the order can be shipped in its entirety. If you need any items sooner, please place two separate orders.

In celebration of the 50th Anniversary of “Light My Fire," The Doors are releasing this limited-edition Japanese 7” single. This is a reproduction of The Doors, very rare, first Japanese Elektra single that came out in 1967 – containing the original A & B sides, the single-edit version of "Light My Fire” b/w "The Crystal Ship" LP version. Featuring painstakingly recreated cover art and labels, this piece of Doors history is limited to 7,500 copies worldwide.

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The Doors - The Singles [7" Single Boxset]

PLEASE NOTE: This title is currently set to ship on September 15th, 2017. Any other items in your order will also not ship until the order can be shipped in its entirety. If you need any items sooner, please place two separate orders.

THE SINGLES – Limited Edition 7” Vinyl Box

Features 20 replica U.S. singles, with original B-sides, on 7-inch vinyl 45s with meticulously reproduced cover art and labels, presented in an ornate, lift-top box. This set collects the rare single versions from all of the band’s landmark studio albums, plus other rarities from the era, including:

“Light My Fire” (Original Mono Single Edit),
“Unknown Soldier”/”We Could Be So Good Together” (Original Unique Mono Mix/Edit),
“Love Me Two Times” (Single Edit),
“Touch Me” (Original Unique Stereo Single Mix).

All selections have been mastered from the original analog single masters by the band’s longtime engineer Bruce Botnick. As a bonus, the box also contains a poster featuring singles covers from around the globe! Each Singles Box is individually numbered and is limited to 10,000 copies worldwide!

COMPLETE LISTING:

1a. “Break On Through (To The Other Side)”
1b. “End Of The Night”

2a. “Light My Fire”
2b. “The Crystal Ship”

3a. “People Are Strange”
3b. “Unhappy Girl”

4a. “Love Me Two Times”
4b. “Moonlight Drive”

5a. “The Unknown Soldier”
5b. “We Could Be So Good Together”

6a. “Hello, I Love You”
6b. “Love Street”

7a. “Touch Me”
7b. “Wild Child”

8a. “Wishful Sinful”
8b. “Who Scared You”

9a. “Tell All The People”
9b. “Easy Ride”

10a. “Runnin’ Blue”
10b. “Do It”

11a. “You Make Me Real”
11b. “Roadhouse Blues”

12a. “Love Her Madly”
12b. “(You Need Meat) Don’t Go No Further”

13a. “Riders On The Storm”
13b. “The Changeling”

14a. “Tightrope Ride”
14b. “Variety Is The Spice Of Life”

15a. "Ship W/ Sails”
15b. “In The Eye Of The Sun”

16a. “Get Up And Dance”
16b. “Treetrunk”

17a. “The Mosquito”
17b. “It Slipped My Mind”

18a. “The Piano Bird”
18b. “Good Rockin’”

19a. “Roadhouse Blues” (Live)
19b. “Albinoni: Adagio”

20a. “Gloria” (Live)
20b. “Moonlight Drive” (Live)

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gerrythedon
07-03-17, 10:15 PM
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The Doors - The Singles (Deluxe) [2 CD + Blu-ray Audio]

PLEASE NOTE: This title is currently set to ship on September 15, 2017. Any other items in your order will also not ship until the order can be shipped in its entirety. If you need any items sooner, please place two separate orders.

THE SINGLES – 2CD + Blu-ray

This historic release collects all 20 U.S. singles released by The Doors, and their corresponding B-sides, gathered together for the first time. The set includes the rare, original single versions of such classics as, “Love Me Two Times,” “Love Her Madly," “Riders On The Storm” and many more. As a bonus, the CD features four original mono radio versions of some of the band’s biggest hits which have never been made available anywhere after being sent to radio stations around their original release. All 44 tracks have been mastered from the original analog single masters by the band's longtime engineer Bruce Botnick.

The Blu-ray disc that accompanies the expanded version of THE SINGLES features a high-resolution Quadraphonic mix of The Best Of The Doors. This 11-song compilation, available on Blu-ray for the first time, was remixed specifically for Quad in 1973 and offers a unique sonic experience on songs like “Soul Kitchen,” “Moonlight Drive” and “Love Me Two Times.”

TRACK LISTING

Disc One
Break On Through (To The Other Side)
End Of The Night
Light My Fire
The Crystal Ship
People Are Strange
Unhappy Girl
Love Me Two Times
Moonlight Drive
The Unknown Soldier
We Could Be So Good Together
Hello, I Love You
Love Street
Touch Me
Wild Child
Wishful Sinful
Who Scared You
Tell All The People
Easy Ride
Runnin’ Blue
Do It
You Make Me Real
Roadhouse Blues
Love Her Madly
(You Need Meat) Don’t Go No Further
Riders On The Storm
The Changeling

Disc Two
Tightrope Ride
Variety Is The Spice Of Life
Ships W/ Sails
In The Eye Of The Sun
Get Up And Dance
Treetrunk
The Mosquito
It Slipped My Mind
The Piano Bird
Good Rockin’
Roadhouse Blues (Live)
Albinoni: Adagio
Gloria” (Live)
Moonlight Drive (Live)
Hello, I Love You (Mono Radio Version)
Touch Me (Mono Radio Version)
Wishful Sinful (Mono Radio Version)
Tell All The People (Mono Radio Version)
The Best Of The Doors (1973)

Blu-ray Track Listing

Who Do You Love
Soul Kitchen
Hello, I Love You
People Are Strange
Riders On The Storm
Touch Me
Love Her Madly
Love Me Two Times
Take It As It Comes
Moonlight Drive
Light My Fire

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gerrythedon
07-03-17, 10:19 PM
:down: that's a disappointing Blu-ray, disc 1 & 2 tracklisting should of been it.

Ravenous
07-04-17, 05:32 PM
Thanks for the thread man! I hope you keep it up as we celebrate this awesome band. I have the London Fog and 50th self titled. I had no idea about the singles.

It's also worth mentioning that the live at the matrix came out on vinyl for rsd17. However it'd only 7 songs.

They're a bit pricey and I may take the plunge. But it appears some singles are missing? Is it a complete collection? I love the doors and vinyl but not an afficiando enough to know what's ever been released. But I have the box that came a few years back of all the LA woman singles. I don't see them included.

Ringmaster
07-05-17, 12:26 AM
I don't understand the Doors' camp thinking with these 50th anniversary releases. They spend money acquiring the honest to goodness master tapes of the Matrix shows that were poorly released in the past. Now that they have them, they won't release a set but will instead focus their energy on a Singles Collection that no one asked for.

gerrythedon
07-05-17, 09:43 PM
I'm hoping for BLU-RAY AUDIO in 7.1 DTS MA of their albums. Love the DVD-A box set I have.


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