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Waiting For The Sun

The Doors

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In 1967 the world hadn’t fully digested the Doors’ astounding first album that they had already released Strange Days. Strange like these compositions that sounded like no other. Staggering, often dreamlike themes. And while Jim Morrison sang that people were strange, the same could be said about his Doors: incessant changes in rhythm, lyrics going back and forth between social critic and complete madness, and huge gaps between total trance and cabaret ballads… Months went by and Morrison was growing more and more out of control. In early 1968, the Doors nevertheless started working on their Waiting for the Sun. There are many anecdotes about these most chaotic weeks. Yet, upon its release in July, in the midst of the Vietnam War, fans appropriated pacifist anthem The Unknown Soldier and perky Hello, I Love You that opens this third album and propelled it to the top of the charts. Well aware of their leader’s unstable state, Ray Manzarek, Robby Krieger and John Densmore remained focused to create original and inspired parts. A notch below the two previous albums, Waiting for the Sun however approaches psychedelic music with the same unwavering originality. The use of acoustic instruments and refinement of some arrangements confirm the uniqueness of this band, even though it was on the verge of imploding… © Max Dembo/Qobuz

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1
Hello, I Love You 00:02:16

JOHN DENSMORE, Writer - Jim Morrison, Writer - Ray Manzarek, Writer - The Doors, MainArtist - Robby Krieger, Writer

1968 Elektra Records 2012 Elektra Records

2
Love Street 00:02:51

JOHN DENSMORE, Writer - Jim Morrison, Writer - Ray Manzarek, Writer - The Doors, MainArtist - Robby Krieger, Writer

1968 Elektra Records 2012 Elektra Records

3
Not to Touch the Earth 00:03:54

JOHN DENSMORE, Writer - Jim Morrison, Writer - Ray Manzarek, Writer - The Doors, MainArtist - Robby Krieger, Writer

1968 Elektra Records 2012 Elektra Records

4
Summer's Almost Gone 00:03:21

Bruce Botnick, Engineer - JOHN DENSMORE, Drums, Backing Vocals, Writer - Jim Morrison, Percussion, Lead Vocals, Writer - Ray Manzarek, Keyboards, Backing Vocals, Writer - The Doors, MainArtist - Robby Krieger, Guitar, Backing Vocals, Writer - Douglas Lubahn, Bass Guitar - Paul A. Rothchild, Producer

1968 Elektra Records 2012 Elektra Records

5
Wintertime Love 00:01:53

Bruce Botnick, Engineer - JOHN DENSMORE, Drums, Backing Vocals, Writer - Jim Morrison, Percussion, Lead Vocals, Writer - Ray Manzarek, Harpsichord, Keyboards, Backing Vocals, Writer - The Doors, MainArtist - Robby Krieger, Guitar, Backing Vocals, Writer - Douglas Lubahn, Bass Guitar - Paul A. Rothchild, Producer

1968 Elektra Records 2012 Elektra Records

6
The Unknown Soldier 00:03:23

JOHN DENSMORE, Writer - Jim Morrison, Writer - Ray Manzarek, Writer - The Doors, MainArtist - Robby Krieger, Writer

1968 Elektra Records 2012 Elektra Records

7
Spanish Caravan 00:02:59

Bruce Botnick, Engineer - JOHN DENSMORE, Drums, Backing Vocals, Writer - Jim Morrison, Percussion, Lead Vocals, Writer - Ray Manzarek, Keyboards, Backing Vocals, Writer - The Doors, MainArtist - Robby Krieger, Guitar, Backing Vocals, Writer - Leroy Vinnegar, Acoustic Guitar - Douglas Lubahn, Bass Guitar - Paul A. Rothchild, Producer

1968 Elektra Records 2012 Elektra Records

8
My Wild Love 00:02:52

Bruce Botnick, Engineer - JOHN DENSMORE, Drums, Percussion, Backing Vocals, Writer, Hand Clap - Jim Morrison, Percussion, Lead Vocals, Writer - Ray Manzarek, Keyboards, Percussion, Backing Vocals, Writer, Hand Clap - The Doors, MainArtist - Robby Krieger, Guitar, Backing Vocals, Writer, Hand Clap - Douglas Lubahn, Bass Guitar - Paul A. Rothchild, Producer, Backing Vocals

1968 Elektra Records 2012 Elektra Records

9
We Could Be so Good Together 00:02:23

Bruce Botnick, Engineer - JOHN DENSMORE, Drums, Backing Vocals, Writer - Jim Morrison, Percussion, Writer - Ray Manzarek, Keyboards, Backing Vocals, Writer - The Doors, MainArtist - Robby Krieger, Guitar, Backing Vocals, Writer - Douglas Lubahn, Bass Guitar - Paul A. Rothchild, Producer

1968 Elektra Records 2012 Elektra Records

10
Yes, the River Knows 00:02:37

Bruce Botnick, Engineer - JOHN DENSMORE, Drums, Backing Vocals, Writer - Jim Morrison, Percussion, Lead Vocals, Writer - Ray Manzarek, Keyboards, Backing Vocals, Writer - The Doors, MainArtist - Robby Krieger, Guitar, Backing Vocals, Writer - Douglas Lubahn, Bass Guitar - Paul A. Rothchild, Producer

1968 Elektra Records 2012 Elektra Records

11
Five to One 00:04:24

Bruce Botnick, Engineer - JOHN DENSMORE, Drums, Backing Vocals, Writer - Jim Morrison, Percussion, Lead Vocals, Writer - Ray Manzarek, Keyboards, Backing Vocals, Writer - The Doors, MainArtist - Robby Krieger, Guitar, Backing Vocals, Writer - Douglas Lubahn, Bass Guitar - Paul A. Rothchild, Producer

1968 Elektra Records 2012 Elektra Records

Album Description

In 1967 the world hadn’t fully digested the Doors’ astounding first album that they had already released Strange Days. Strange like these compositions that sounded like no other. Staggering, often dreamlike themes. And while Jim Morrison sang that people were strange, the same could be said about his Doors: incessant changes in rhythm, lyrics going back and forth between social critic and complete madness, and huge gaps between total trance and cabaret ballads… Months went by and Morrison was growing more and more out of control. In early 1968, the Doors nevertheless started working on their Waiting for the Sun. There are many anecdotes about these most chaotic weeks. Yet, upon its release in July, in the midst of the Vietnam War, fans appropriated pacifist anthem The Unknown Soldier and perky Hello, I Love You that opens this third album and propelled it to the top of the charts. Well aware of their leader’s unstable state, Ray Manzarek, Robby Krieger and John Densmore remained focused to create original and inspired parts. A notch below the two previous albums, Waiting for the Sun however approaches psychedelic music with the same unwavering originality. The use of acoustic instruments and refinement of some arrangements confirm the uniqueness of this band, even though it was on the verge of imploding… © Max Dembo/Qobuz

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