The Doors and The Mamas & The Papas didn’t just occupy the same music scene, but they were also musical collaborators. The uncredited piano organist on ‘No Salt On Her Tail’? That was one Ray Manzarek, moonlighting from the very beginnings of The Doors.
Remembering the great Janis Joplin on what would’ve been her 75th birthday! Cass Elliot watching Janis Joplin with Big Brother and The Holding Compañy performing “Ball and Chain” at the Monterey Pop Festival. 🎥: D.A. Pennebaker