“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


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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

    "When the still sea conspires an armour
    And her sullen and aborted currents breed tiny monsters
    True sailing is dead..."
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    Unlocking The DOORS

    "There's a store where the creatures meet
    I wonder what they do in there?"
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    Thanks to Joshwa Holliday from Holiday Music, we got some great footage from our recent show at The Brass Monkey Cronulla . Here's one of the clips from the night - (check out our "Jim" putting a topical spin on a few lyrics) and there is plenty more to come! Have a look for yourselves and subscribe to us on Youtube for much more....#getiton #thedoors #holidaymusic I Like Your Old StuffFilmed at the Brass Monkey, Cronulla, NSW Australia by Holiday Music. ... See MoreSee Less

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    3 weeks ago

    Unlocking The DOORS

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    3 weeks ago

    Unlocking The DOORS

    Rich, Sandy, Mick & Lee.
    Jim, Ray, Robbie & John.
    Loving the task & paying respect...
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