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Marianne Faithfull: ‘I Know Who Killed Jim Morrison’

In a revealing interview with Mojo magazine, Marianne Faithfull made a revelation: she knows who killed the Doors frontman Jim Morrison.

08/06/2014

The Doors (Central Press/Getty Images)

Would You Buy Jim Morrison’s Magic Book for $10K?

Check out this clip from PBS’s “Antique Roadshow.”

02/19/2014

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“Jimmy” Morrison?

I came across a story regarding The Doors and John Densmore (Doors Drummer) saying that he does not want to put the band together and find a replacement for Jim Morrison. He did say, however, […]

94.5 KOOL FM–04/18/2013

photo credit: Paul Ferrara

Jim Morrison Says ‘Fat Is Beautiful’ In Lost Interview From 1969

In a lost interview conducted by Howard Smith in 1969, Jim Morrison revealed that he, like many other collegians, put on a lot of pounds and ponders why society has an obsession with being overweight. […]

04/04/2013

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Jim Morrison says: “Fat is Beautiful!”

Jim Morrison fans you will like this little piece I came across. It’s an interview that was done by Howard Smith back in 1969. It’s a pretty interesting interview and I like the style of the “video” as […]

94.5 KOOL FM–04/04/2013

Layne Staley of Alice In Chains (Frank Micelotta/Getty Images)

Top 10 Rock Star Drug Overdoses

Sadly, the history of rock is littered with tales of immense talent being snuffed by addiction to lethal narcotics. Here is our breakdown of 10 of the worst-case scenarios when rock stars got mixed up with hard drugs and lost.

11/20/2012

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Ray Manzarek On The Doors’ “Live At The Bowl ’68″: “Those Four Guys Were The Four Horsemen Of The Apocalypse!”

With their second #1 single under their belt (“Hello, I Love You”; the first was “Light My Fire”) the Doors were on top of the world, having realized all their dreams of becoming rock stars in just a few short years. “The best laid plans of mice and men had not gone astray yet,” Manzarek muses. “We dreamed of putting a rock and roll band together on Venice Beach in the summer of 1965. This is now the summer of 1968 and we had attained the goal. We wanted to be as big as the Beatles and the Rolling Stones, and we had arrived at that place.”

10/29/2012

The Doors (Courtesy of Rhino Records)

The Doors To Be Honored By Marilyn Manson, Bad Religion & More At Sunset Strip Music Fest

A number of bands have name-checked The Doors as a musical influence through the years, but now an unlikely group of music stars will honor the Los Angeles rockers at the city’s Sunset Strip Music […]

06/14/2012

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Memorable Performances From “American Bandstand”

American Bandstand first hit television screens in 1952, simply referred to as “Bandstand.” Dick Clark would take over hosting duties in 1956 and on August 5, 1957, ABC would broadcast the show nationally for the […]

04/19/2012

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New DVD/BluRay Release With the Authorized Story of “L.A. Woman”

Through new interviews with the three surviving members of [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]The Doors[/lastfm], [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Ray Manzarek[/lastfm], [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Robby Krieger[/lastfm] and [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]John Densmore[/lastfm], the new documentary Mr. Mojo Risin – The Story of L.A. Woman is a fitting […]

01/23/2012

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