Rock's Backpages Library Rock's Backpages Rock's Backpages
the online library of pop writing

Ian Astbury and the Doors: One door shuts... another door opens

Tim Cooper, The Independent, 10 December 2003

When Jim Morrison died, in 1971, that was the end of the Doors. Or was it? Thirty years later, the remaining members have hired a Brit in his stead. Tim Cooper meets Ian Astbury.

Total word count of piece: 1403


Becoming a member is easy. Membership gives you access to all the thousands of articles in the library.

Click here to go to Subscribe page.

Click here for academic and other group subscriptions.