When was THE SOFT PARADE formed?
TSP was formed by lead singer Joe Russo in May of 1990.They are the very
first 100% authentic Doors tribute show.
How do the surviving members feel about The Soft Parade? Have they seen or
met the band?
Yes! Ray, Robby and John have all seen and/or praise The Soft Parade. Robby
joined the band onstage in Paris, Ray signed a contract to tour with the
Soft Parade in May of 2002, but had to bow out when the 21st Century Doors
project came through. John recently attended a show incogneto and raved
about it to fans. The Doors' late record producer Paul Rothchild was also a
great friend and supporter.
Did any of the Soft Parade members audition for 1991 Doors movie?
No. Casting for Oliver Stone's film had already been done before the band's
first public appearance (October, 1990)
Does The Soft Parade travel outside the USA?
Yes. The band has performed in over 20 countries including Germany, Holland,
Italy, France, Canada, Israel, Puerto Rico and many others. Their biggest
show was in Chile in November 2002 when they drew 10,000 people with no
How can I get The Soft Parade to perform in my city/state/country?
Encourage your local bar, club, venue, college, whatever to visit
www.thesoftparade.com and go to the BOOK THE BAND link!
Can I be notified of The Soft Parade's current show dates?
Yes, go to the HOME page and join the e-mail list. You will receive weekly
schedule details and latest news. (You may unsubscribe yourself at any time).