“The songs were immaculate and precise.” *****

David Allen

“Miami Jim is back, wow that really was an experience !” *****

Kris Powers

“An amazing and authentic reproduction with a few Jim’s antics thrown in made for n extremely entertaining tribute to the Doors.” *****

Julie Mathers


Shot by Joshwa Holliday on Location.

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Unlocking The Doors set out to capture the Shamanistic presence of Jim Morrison, the hypnotic bass lines and swirling keys of Ray Manzarek, Robbie Krieger’s legato blues inspired guitar modality and John Densmore eclectic fusion of Jazz, Rock and Latin drum beats for the ultimate Doors experience. Unlocking the Doors are four Wollongong based musicians dedicated to capturing the magic of the live performance and sound that was unmistakably The Doors. Is everybody in? The ceremony is about to begin…….

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Lee (John)


Sandy (Ray)


Mick (Robbie)


Richie (Jim)


“There are things known and things unknown and in between are the doors”

– Jim Morrison

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    Unlocking The DOORS

    Wow WOw WOW!!!
    Such a brilliant performance.

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    The Doors with an eerie performance of 'Break on Through' at Isle of Wight Festival in 1970.
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    3 days ago

    Unlocking The DOORS

    Jim sang like an absolute Angel at this show...
    Very haunting!

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    When you have "too much fun"...😋
    Thanks to everybody who came out to Lizotte's Newcastle for all the shenanigans of the #music #poetry and #madness that was The Doors!
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    1 week ago

    Unlocking The DOORS

    Sound Check DONE!
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