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: 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...

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...

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...

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 historic...

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...

Loss of venue points makes clear what's missing in Augusta

...appraisal companies, the top-forged signatures from musicians in 2010 were Elvis, The Beatles, Michael Jackson, Jim Morrison, and Jimi Hendrix ... Gotta love the title of the new book from former Black Sabbath frontman out now: The Wit and...

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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 is...

Music by Turner: Elton John proves worth with local fans

...MR. MOJO STILL RISIN' DEPARTMENT. Forty years ago, The Doors released L.A. Woman, their final album featuring Jim Morrison. Hits on the disc include Love Her Madly and Riders on the Storm, which, along with the title track L.A. Woman...

Performer comes home to Augusta, music

...thing with Van was I had this old girlfriend whose mother told me I sounded just like Van Morrison. I thought she meant Jim Morrison. But then she gave me a copy of Moondance, and it all started." At the Mission show, Mr. Hester said, he plans...