Possibly the Greatest Twelve Minutes in Radio: Ray Manzarek Explains the Origins of “Light My Fire”

OK, that might be a bit hyperbolic.
20061020_fa_04.mp3But listening to Manzarek sit at the piano and describe how “Light My Fire” is a little bit Sonny & Cher, a little bit John Coltrane, and a whole lot of Morrison/Manzarek is pure pleasure. From Terry Gross’ 2006 Fresh Air interview.

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