Even though it was really serious, it was still really fun. We were kids, and we’d do a take, and I remember hearing Ray over the phone telling us, "Remember, this is forever," which is the worst thing you could say, and he knew that. But, guess what? We just stopped goofing off.
Friday, December 17, 2010
This Is Going On The Permanent Record
X lead singer Exene remembers how producer (and Doorsman) Ray Manzarek got the band's attention when they were recording "Los Angeles" in 1980: