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Whether you’re a casual listener or a lifelong fan, The Doors App will keep you captivated for hours with unbelievable polish and an array of fascinating content. This app isn’t only stunning --- it’s comprehensive. You can flip through a virtual vinyl collection or photo galleries, read complete song lyrics, and enjoy a graphic retelling of the famous “Miami Incident,” featuring Jim’s live comments from the stage.

•New Section: Ray Manzarek Remembered
•DOORS APP EXCLUSIVE: Weeks after Ray’s death on May 20, 2013, Doors members Robby Krieger and John Densmore reunited on camera for the first time in 10 years! In this potent highlight reel of their conversation, Robby and John honor Ray and—for the first time—reveal some unguarded thoughts of Jim Morrison.
•Simplified Navigation – All “access” buttons at the top of the screen ease functionality. New Signposting (a vertical red sash) shows your current location within the App.
•Steven Wilson Band keyboardist, Adam Holzman deconstructs both Ray Manzarek’s technical and spiritual approach to the keyboard in a perceptive recollection.
•‘In His Element’, a photo montage set to Ray’s timeless solo on “Riders on the Storm.”
•Miami Incident additions-Transcripts of the second and final day of Jim Morrison’s testimony and Jim’s bail bond application, recently discovered.
•Doors Map of L.A. – More than ten new locations added.
•Improved User Experience
•Photos expand to full screen size
•Timeline improved – Many images now enlarge upon tapping

Version History

Version 3.0 Doors
•“Explore before you purchase” option
• Minor corrections to text
•“Restore” capability from within App

Version 2.0
• Map of L.A. – More than ten new locations added.
•Minor pin placement errors corrected.
•Improved User Experience
•Photos expand to full screen size
•Timeline improved –Many images now enlarge upon tapping

Version 1.1
Audio has been upgraded to Mastered for iTunes.

Version 1.0
Developer Website
License Agreement
Privacy Policy

App Description

FREE look inside The Doors App, with features you can explore. Easy in-app purchase unlocks all exclusive content.

More than 700 images and 100 music and sound clips that will delight and satisfy Doors fans. More than just photos, music and video, this smartly integrated compilation is presented in a way that lets you experience the intensity and originality of Jim Morrison and the Doors.
The foundation of this app is authentic source material meticulously curated by Elektra Records president Jac Holzman, with Robin Hurley, and fully endorsed by the Doors.
Since most all content is built into the App, you can enjoy the pictures, music, sound and video, without a WiFi connection.
Bonus: Option for group viewing on any flat screen TV with AppleTV interface.

•227 Band Photos — rare publicity photos and candid shots. Pinch and zoom most images to uncover rich details
•112 images of album and singles artwork from around the world
•196 images of memorabilia
•75 photos of the notes handwritten on the original recording Master Tracking sheets. It’s like holding Doors history in your hands
•6 full-length original videos for Break On Through, Strange Days, Unknown Soldier, Wild Child, Roadhouse Blues (Live), and the Changeling. Plus, numerous new and historic video segments specially created for the App.

Includes the albums The Doors, Strange Days, Waiting for the Sun, The Soft Parade, Morrison Hotel, Absolutely Live, LA Woman, Other Voices, Full Circle and American Prayer. The story behind each record is revealed through text, photos, videos, music clips, as well as homages from influencers like Patti Smith, Hunter S. Thompson, Francis Ford Coppola and the Doors themselves. It’s really a mini–app for each album.

The complete lyrics for all the Doors’ songs including Light my Fire, Riders on the Storm, The End, and When The Music’s Over.
Weaves highlights of The Doors’ history with other musical and historical events. For example, that the Viet Cong attacked the U.S. Embassy in Saigon just 6 weeks before the Doors released “The Unknown Soldier.”

Chronicling Jim Morrison’s “incident” in Miami with the original FBI documents, testimony and arrest reports — illustrated by Dean Haspiel.
Learn how engineer, Bruce Botnick and The Doors, captured their signature sound for each album. Features a photo inventory of the actual equipment, and how it was used on each LP.
The 100+ people most important to the history of the band, not easily found, even in a Google search.

*PRESS & HOLD any item and it will be filed in the App’s FAVORITES section for later access. Super helpful with all this content
*An interactive map of the key places in The Doors L.A. lives.
*Share your discoveries with friends by posting selected content from the App on Facebook and Twitter.

iPad Screenshots

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App Changes

  • May 21, 2013 Initial release
  • December 05, 2013 New version 2.0
  • December 05, 2013 Price decrease: $4.99 -> $2.99
  • February 01, 2014 Price increase: $2.99 -> $3.99
  • February 10, 2014 Price decrease: $3.99 -> $2.99
  • August 15, 2014 New version 3.1
  • August 15, 2014 Price decrease: $2.99 -> FREE!