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...

Life & style
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...

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...

Gonzaga's showstopper

...opposing fans or draining 30-footers, Morrison is the headline act whenever he steps on the court. There's some Jim Morrison, a touch of Larry Bird and a ration of Karl (Marx and Malone) inside that 6-foot-8 package, and lots of people...

College basketball
'Ten Commandments' musical struggles

...the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat." Kilmer has won critical acclaim for his on-screen portrayals of drug-addled Jim Morrison, Wyatt Earp's sidekick Doc Holliday, Gotham's caped crusader and even the voice of a cartoon Moses. But in the...

Dylan poems, Hendrix jewelry highlight rock auction

...1967 Monterey Pop Festival, rare lyrics written by Jim Morrison and an assortment of Beatles' items. The Dylan poetry...big-ticket lot are lyrics written by Doors' lead singer Jim Morrison for the song "Not to Touch the Earth," from the 1968...

Artist will use talent to touch up murals in city

...Coast-born artist who drew caricatures and posters of many famous rock musicians of the mid-1960s. Janis Joplin, Jim Morrison and the Grateful Dead are among the artists he knew well years ago at the famous Fillmore West theater in San Francisco...

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