A Shot of Whiskey

In 1967, the Doors had a hit with Mahagonny's "Alabama Song" - a sexy strut written before any of the band's members were born. RICHARD SPEER remembers why everyone was humming a Kurt Weill tune during the summer of love.

The 1967 self-titled Doors release featuring Weill and Brecht's tune...

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Current Issue: October 2015 — VOL. 80, NO. 4