Post by TheWallsScreamedPoetry on May 29, 2013 7:44:26 GMT
The Doors By Warner Music Group
THE DOORS official app. More than 700 images and 100 music and sound clips that will delight and satisfy Doors fans. More than just photos, music and video, this comprehensive compilation in presented in a way that lets you re-discover the intensity and originality of Jim Morrison and the Doors.
The foundation of this app is authentic, source material meticulously produced by their record company president Jac Holzman, and endorsed by the members of the Doors.
Since most of the content is built into the app, you can enjoy the pictures, music, sound and video offline, without WiFi or dinging your data plan. Bonus: Includes the option for group viewing on any flat screen TV.
========================= PHOTO GALLERIES ========================= * 227 Band Photos featuring rare publicity photos and candid shots of all four. * 112 images of album and single artwork from around the world * 196 images of memorabilia * 75 photos of the notes handwritten on the original recording masters tracksheet. (It's like holding Doors history in your hands.) * 6 full length original short films for Break On Through, Strange Days, Unknown Soldier, Wild Child, Roadhouse Blues (Live), and the Changeling.
Even better, you can pinch and zoom most of the images to discover details not possible if printed in a book or posted on a website.
======================================= MULTIMEDIA SECTION ON EACH ALBUM ======================================= Includes the albums The Doors, Strange Days, Waiting for the Sun, The Soft Parade, Morrison Hotel, Absolutely Live, LA Woman, Other Voices, Full Circle and American Prayer. The story behind each record is revealed through text, photos, videos, music clips, as well as homages from influencers like Patti Smith, Hunter S. Thompson, Francis Ford Coppola and The Doors themselves. It's like getting a mini-app for each album.
============================================= LYRIC SHEETS FOR ALL DOOR SONGS ============================================= In one place, the complete lyrics for all the Doors' songs including Riders on the Storm, The End, and When The Music's Over
======================================= INTERACTIVE DOORS TIMELINE ======================================= Weaves highlights of the Door's history with other musical and historical events ferreting context otherwise unknown. For example you'll learn that Jimi Hendrix released "Are You Experienced" less than a month before the Doors single "People are Strange" and that the Viet Cong attacked the U.S. Embassy in Saigon just 6 weeks before the Doors released "The Unknown Soldier."
======================================= * EXCLUSIVE GRAPHIC COMIC ======================================= Chronicling Jim Morrison's "incident" in Miami along with the original FBI documents, testimony and arrest report.
======================================= FOR AUDIOPHILE DOORS FANS ======================================= Learn how the Doors' engineered their signature sound for each album with a photo inventory of the exact equipment used on each one.
======================================= INSIDER MINI BIOS ======================================= The 100+ people most important to the history of the band. Discover information about Jim Morrison and the Doors that you can't find in a Google search.
======================================= ADDITIONAL FEATURES ======================================= * PRESS & HOLD any item and it will be filed in the apps FAVORITES sections for instant re-access. Super helpful with all this content.
* An interactive map of the key places in the Doors L.A. lives.
Grant, the singer in The Strange Doors, bought this app for his iPad (I don't own an iPad). It is really well done and chock full of great info, a lot of it I knew, a good deal I didn't. Worth the £2.99 for sure!