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Robert Alan Krieger, born January 8, 1946, in Los Angeles, is a musical performer and The Doors guitarist. He attended UCLA. “The first music I heard that I liked was Peter and the Wolf. I accidentally sat and broke the record (I was about seven). Then I listened to rock ‘n’ roll – I listened to the radio a lot – Fats Domino, Elvis, The Platters.

“I started surfing at fourteen. There was lots of classical music in my house. My father liked march music. There was a piano at home. I studied trumpet at ten, but nothing came of it. Then I started playing blues on the piano?no lessons though. When I was seventeen, I started playing guitar. I used my friend’s guitar. I didn’t get my own until I was eighteen. It was a Mexican flamenco guitar. I took flamenco lessons for a few months. I switched around from folk to flamenco to blues to rock ‘n’ roll.

“Records got me into the blues. Some of the newer rock ‘n’ roll, such as the Paul Butterfield Blues Band. If it hadn’t been for Butterfield going electric, I probably wouldn’t have gone rock ‘n’ roll.

I didn’t plan on rock ‘n’ roll. I wanted to learn jazz; I got to know some people doing rock ‘n’ roll with jazz, and I thought I could make money playing music. In rock ‘n’ roll you can realize anything that you can in jazz or anything. There’s no limitation other than the beat. You have more freedom than you do in anything except jazz – which is dying – as far as making any money is concerned.

“In The Doors we have both musicians and poets, and both know of each other’s art, so we can effect a synthesis. In the case of Tim Buckley or Dylan you have one man’s ideas. Most groups today aren’t groups. In a true group all the members create the arrangements among themselves.”



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  • August 17, 2018
    Robby Krieger Band
    West Dundee, IL
    Rochaus
    Tickets
  • August 18, 2018
    Robby Krieger Band
    Indianapolis, IN
    Indiana State Fair
  • September 27, 2018
    Robby Krieger Band
    Westbury, NY
    The Space @ Westbury Theater
  • September 29, 2018
    Robby Krieger Band
    Newton, NJ
    Newton Theater
  • September 30, 2018
    Robby Krieger Band
    West Springfield, MA
    Eastern States Expodition
  • October 28, 2018
    Medlock-Krieger All-Star Concert
    Malibu, CA
    Saddlerock Ranch
    Tickets



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Most people know Robby Krieger as the consummate music artist in his role as former guitar player and songwriter of the legendary band The Doors.
What shouldn’t be surprising is that creativity has no boundaries and many times artistic expression will spill over into more then one medium for the artist.
Robby Krieger is no exception as demonstrated in his creation of a collection of spectacular, never-before-seen works of art…now available to art lovers and Robby fans.
Now, through the charity services organization, ART FOR A CAUSE, limited edition, giclee prints of his beautiful paintings will, for the first time, be available to the fans of Robby Krieger.
“I hope my paintings brings joy and love to art lovers for many years to come.” – Robby Krieger

Click here to visit the “Art For A Cause” site.


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3 weeks ago

Robby Krieger

Robby is hitting the road for a set of gigs on the US East Coast with stops in Westbury, NY, Newton, NJ and West Springfield, MA! Who's going? ... See MoreSee Less

Robby is hitting the road for a set of gigs on the US East Coast with stops in Westbury, NY, Newton, NJ and West Springfield, MA!  Whos going?

 

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Hope to catch the Legend Sept 30 once in a lifetime chance

Wow Robbie what great show at the Big E. I didn't know what you were gonna play for us I had no idea it was to be all those great doors hits. Hats off to you your son and the rest of the band you guys nailed it.

Saw him tonight at The Space and my girlfriend and I both got chills from Robby's playing. Waylon was great on vocals an Dan on bass and vocals, Scott on keyboards and um...sorry to the drummer. Outstanding. Thank you.

Really great set last night in West Springfield! First time catching any members of the Doors and what a great lineup of players. Anyone else see the Indians dancing onstage during Five to One? Special thanks to Robby for some truly mind bending guitar work and for taking a minute to say hi to the fans on his way off stage!

The Big e show was AMAZING. I'm still watching all the videos I took! Robby and everyone on that stage brought the MAGIC! The crowd was great! I need more! Oh and I bought the shirt! ♡♡♡♡

I went and it truly rocked my soul - an epic experience that won't soon be forgot!!! The Big E in West Springfield has never been shaken to its rafters like that before - it was like a religious experience but unholy 😉

I'm going! My son and I have a tradition. This will be the fifth time!

Great show at the Big E tonight. Once in a lifetime opportunity! Thank you!

I'll be seeing you at the Big E on Sunday! We can have some fried Oreos together!!

Best free concert ever! Western Massachusetts loves you Robby!

Greetings and Respect to thee most esteemed Robby Krieger, nice to be Acquainted.

Great Show at the Big E!

Going to the Newton, NJ show this weekend! Hoping to see Robby and have him sign my original press “Waiting for the Sun” LP! Fingers crossed and super stoked for a great show 🙌

Saw you tonight at the BigE! Wow! 😎 video on my page

I am!! Very excited to see this legendary musician!!!

Come to the UK, I will sing those vocals like nothing you have heard before.

Hope see you in NJ. Jan the Fan 🎸🎶🎸

Ill be in LA in December, crossing my fingers, toes legs and anything else that Robbie has some gigs then.

when will Robbie be in Arizona ?

Please throw in a few Canadian dates soon Robby.

Will there be any more dates/locations after these?

Is Robbie coming to South Florida on this Tour ?

I will be at the first two shows! Can’t wait

Remember England, please come over. We love you.❤️😍🎶👏

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1 month ago

Robby Krieger

You never know who will show up as a special guest at the Medlock-Krieger All-Star concert. Back in 2015 one of the many special guests was Jack Black. Here he is deciding on the best ending for "Hello, I Love You". This year's artists will be announced soon. For more information on this year's show, go to stjuderocks.com/

Jack Black works out ending to "Hello, I Love You":
youtu.be/nL_JQvPshSYJack Black, Robby Krieger and Friends work out the ending for "Hello, I Love You". For more information on this great event, which raised half a million doll...
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Nick Hustings - Tenacious Doors?

Robby Genio 👍

Robby please contact me

1 month ago

Robby Krieger

Looking forward to seeing everyone October 28-29 at the 2018 #medlockkrieger #rock4stjude event! This is such an amazing event making money for St. Jude. And the concert is something you will never forget. We will be posting finalized list of artists for this year's show soon!
Tickets avail at www.StJudeRocks.com
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Looking forward to seeing everyone October 28-29 at the 2018 #medlockkrieger #rock4stjude event!  This is such an amazing event making money for St. Jude.  And the concert is something you will never forget.  We will be posting finalized list of artists for this years show soon! 
 Tickets avail at www.StJudeRocks.com

 

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Video from last year's event! www.youtube.com/watch?v=-sRLCzNAeoY

Jim Morrison was the shit, adored by millions, hated by 10s of thousands, women wanted him and men wanted to be him. Let it be known that he has been revered in life and death as a sex symbol, a mystic, a lyricist, a poet and one the greatest front-men ever. In case you didn't know, we want the world and we want it now. So why you at war, with the poor, thank you world. Jimmy told yah so and now you know, Amen. As always ty Mr Krieger for your charity.✌️🙏❤️ 🙂 ☯️

want to thank you mr. krieger for continuing to help raise money and believing in a cause in a hospital that's in my hometown of memphis, tn 💙

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