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Track-by-track: The Doors – LA Woman

on July 4, 2019 - 5:29am

LA Woman is a sublime city soundscape. From the cars hissing by the window, to the waves down on the beach; The Doors’ 1971 masterpiece, recorded in Los Angeles, seems to perfectly capture the time and place.

Featuring classic Doors tracks ‘Riders on The Storm’ and ‘Love Her Madly’, LA Woman would be their final album with frontman Jim Morrison, who died three months later aged just 27.

During their short career, The Doors released six albums in just over four years. This track-by-track breakdown will guide you through why LA Woman is probably their most celebrated effort, by fans and critics