Fans question star's mysterious death

Jim Morrison lived the kind of life most men can only dream of. The brooding, hip-swiveling...splitting to some point on this planet -- Africa, who knows where -- it was Jim Morrison who would have been able to pull it off." Unfortunately, the only person...

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Iconic Polaris lounge to rejoin Atlanta skyline

...riding the Hyatt's glass elevators to reach the Polaris, perched on top of the hotel's main building.Rock star Jim Morrison described the "strange sensation" of riding the elevators to the Polaris during a 1970 interview, before he died...

Music By Turner: Manzarek's legacy will live on in Doors music

...where most locals saw big shows. WHERE WAS THE LIZARD KING? DEPT. Of course, The Doors had lost their lead singer Jim Morrison the year before because of a fatal drug overdose. They were soldiering on without him, touring in support of their...

Music By Turner: Concert DVDs worth wait, and price

...Another tremendous restoration job visually and musically. Recorded after their third album Waiting For the Sun, Jim Morrison (who actually seems straight and sober throughout) constantly teases and toys with the 20,000-plus fans at the...

Music By Turner: 2012 was year of music reissues

...DOORS: L.A. WOMAN. "I don't follow orders, I'm just a dumb singer" is uttered by a very "revved-up" Jim Morrison just before one of the alternate takes of Riders on the Storm. This 1971 rock marvel was his final album with the Doors...

Music By Turner: Janis Joplin 'lived the lyrics'

...musicians, including such disparate artists as Joplin, Jim Morrison and Karen Carpenter, had dreadfully dysfunctional relationships...27" Club that includes Kurt Cobain, Jimi Hendrix, Jim Morrison, and Brian Jones of the Rolling Stones, along with...

Ashley Bailey - Bartto Jeffcoat IV

...marriage at 5:00 p.m., Saturday, July 20, 2013 on the beach at Hilton Head Island in Hilton Head, SC. Reverend Jim Morrison officiated. Miss Bailey is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Charles Lawson Bailey, Jr. of Evans, Ga. She is the granddaughter...

Grave is likely to attract tourists

A music icon's final resting place draws pilgrims. Think of Jim Morrison's grave at Pre Lachaise cemetery - one of the most popular tourist sites in Paris. Or Elvis Presley's grave at Graceland...

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Battle of U.S. rock bands dwindles to four

...from the ashes in 1971. Even as Jim Morrison retreated to Paris to write poetry...for their libidinous frontman, Jim Morrison. "He lost all his energy about...place haunted by rockers such as Jim Morrison, Van Morrison and the members...

Music by Turner: You must experience Hendrix in 'Winterland'

...month marks the 41st anniversary of the passing of Hendrix, another member of the infamous "27 Club" that includes Jim Morrison, Janis Joplin, Kurt Cobain and its most recent inductee, Amy Winehouse. Gee, the initiation fee for that group...