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    Posted: September 24 2013 at 00:19
10.When the Music's Over
9.The Soft Parade
8.Love Street
7.Soul Kitchen
6.Been Down So Long
5.Peace Frog
4.Break On Through (To the Other Side)
3.Not to Touch the Earth
2.Waiting for the Sun
1.Yes, the River Knows
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.....time to 'cut and paste' the lists from the other Top 10 Doors songs polls.......
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote TODDLER Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: October 03 2013 at 10:34
Originally posted by smartpatrol smartpatrol wrote:

10.When the Music's Over
9.The Soft Parade
8.Love Street
7.Soul Kitchen
6.Been Down So Long
5.Peace Frog
4.Break On Through (To the Other Side)
3.Not to Touch the Earth
2.Waiting for the Sun
1.Yes, the River Knows
I like "Break On Through (to the other side). I think it's hilarious how Frank Sinatra was so influential to Jim Morrison. The first line of the song.."You know..the day destroys the night" (I believe)...it's VERY Frank..if you know what I mean? "You're Lost Little Girl" is very Sinatra. Morrison may be the only artist who found a way to combine some of the style of Sinatra's vocal work with Rock music....Although..I've only discovered this in recent years. Back in the 60's when I bought Doors albums...it would have never occured to me. I discovered that Morrison was a huge Sinatra fan by watching The Doors documentaries on Y.T.  Now..I've been checking the comparison between the 2. I love Strange Days and Moonlight Drive.
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Choosing ten is a difficult proposition, but strictly on how I feel today and in chronological order:

End of the Night
When the Music's Over
Not to Touch the Earth
Spanish Caravan
The Soft Parade
Shaman's Blues
The Spy
Maggie M'Gill
Been Down So Long
The Wasp

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Originally posted by Tom Ozric Tom Ozric wrote:

.....time to 'cut and paste' the lists from the other Top 10 Doors songs polls.......

Exactly, but still I can't resist LOL

1) When the Music's Over
2) People Are Strange
3) The End
4) LA Woman
5) Hyacinth House
6) The Celebration of the Lizard (live)
7) Crystal Ship
8) Strange Days
9) 5 to 1
10) Gloria (live)
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1. The End
2. When the Music's Over
3. The Soft Parade
4. Light My Fire
5. Riders on the Storm
6. Roadhouse Blues
7. L.A. Woman
8. Hello, I Love You
9. Touch Me
10. Spanish Caravan
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In no particular order, outside of the first song:
L.A. Woman
Light My Fire
Roadhouse Blues (An American Prayer live version)
L'America
Not To Touch The Earth
Horse Latitudes
Peace Frog
The End
Gloria (Absolutely Live version)
When The Music's Over
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote ole-the-first Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: October 27 2013 at 17:50
No particular order:

The End
Take It as It Comes
Riders On The Storm
Waiting For The Sun
The Soft Parade
People Are Strange
When The Music's Over
Hello, I Love You
Break on Through (To the Other Side)
Not To Touch The Earth (or We Could Be So Good Together) (or Yes, The River Knows)


Edited by ole-the-first - October 27 2013 at 17:50
This night wounds time.
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Break on Through
The End
Light My Fire
Unknown Soldier
LA Woman
Crystal Ship
Riders on the Storm
Roadhouse Blues
End of the Night

whats the one where Morrison speaks? - "Indians on dawns highway bleeding, ghosts crowd the fragile eggshell mind..."
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The Crystal Ship
You're Lost Little Girl
The Soft Parade
Shaman's Blues
The W.A.S.P. (Texas Radio and the Big Beat)
The End
Soul Kitchen
People Are Strange
Not to Touch the Earth
Waiting for the Sun
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The End is an incredible song - whats it really about?

Suicide? War? Insanity? Losing consciousness? Drug trip? All of these?
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Michael678 Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: October 31 2013 at 14:33
Originally posted by AtomicCrimsonRush AtomicCrimsonRush wrote:

Break on Through
The End
Light My Fire
Unknown Soldier
LA Woman
Crystal Ship
Riders on the Storm
Roadhouse Blues
End of the Night

whats the one where Morrison speaks? - "Indians on dawns highway bleeding, ghosts crowd the fragile eggshell mind..."

i have a feeling it is "End of the Night"
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Originally posted by AtomicCrimsonRush AtomicCrimsonRush wrote:

"Indians on dawns highway bleeding, ghosts crowd the fragile eggshell mind..."
'Peace Frog'
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Originally posted by AtomicCrimsonRush AtomicCrimsonRush wrote:

Break on Through


whats the one where Morrison speaks? - "Indians on dawns highway bleeding, ghosts crowd the fragile eggshell mind..."

Peace frog. I believe. on Morison Hotel
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This...
 
 
...and then nine more.Wink
 
 
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