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Ray Manzarek Has Died

The Doors co-founder and author Ray Manzarek has passed away. He was 74 years old.

We’ve created a Spotify playlist below, linking to his music, interviews and work with poets. The rock keyboardist wrote a few books, including The Poet in Exile: A Novel and his Light My Fire memoir. You can read Entertainment Weekly had this obituary for the rock star:

As a member of the legendary rock band that formed in 1965 in Los Angeles and effectively ended with the death of frontman Jim Morrison in 1971 … [he] wrote a best-selling memoir about his experiences, Light My Fire: My Life with The Doors, in 1998. The Doors sold more than 100 million albums worldwide on the strength of hits like ”Hello, I Love You,” “Riders on the Storm,” “Light My Fire,” and “Break On Through to the Other Side.”

Ray Manzarek Music and Words on Spotify

Ray Manzarek – Pico Boulevard
Ray Manzarek – Eagle in the Whirlpool
Ray Manzarek – River of Night / Black Wine
Ray Manzarek – Me Raw
Ray Manzarek – Antechamber of the Night
Ray Manzarek – That Government is Best
Ray Manzarek – Big Lips
Ray Manzarek – Mule Kick Blues
Ray Manzarek – Let the Laws Go
Ray Manzarek – Deconstruction Man
Ray Manzarek – The Cups We Drink From
Ray Manzarek – Jean Harlow and the Kid
Ray Manzarek – Smash The State
Ray Manzarek – Painted Dust
Ray Manzarek – Hurricane
Ray Manzarek – River of Madness
Ray Manzarek – Game of Skill
Ray Manzarek – Fives and Ones
Ray Manzarek – Kick
Ray Manzarek – Tension
Ray Manzarek – Blues in My Shoes
Ray Manzarek – New Dodge City Blues
Ray Manzarek – Greenhouse Blues
Ray Manzarek – Those Hits Just Keep On Comin’
Ray Manzarek – As You Leave
Ray Manzarek – An Organ, a Guitar and a Chicken Wing
Ray Manzarek – Paris: The Mystery
Ray Manzarek – UCLA Film School
Ray Manzarek – Jim and Ray Form The Doors
Ray Manzarek – Born In Chicago
Ray Manzarek – I Heard The Bluse In The Air
Ray Manzarek – Growing Up Rocking
Ray Manzarek – You’re In The Army Now
Ray Manzarek – Soul Of The Doors

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