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Amy Winehouse Joins The 27 Club

Amy Winehouse has become the latest high profile musician to join the infamous 27club. Winehouse was reportedly found dead at a flat in Camden (London) by police after a call was made to emergency services...

Pulp Mark Morrison Anniversary At Wireless Show

British rockers Pulp paid tribute to late The Doors star Jim Morrison during a festival gig on the 40th anniversary of the rocker's death.The singer passed way in Paris, France on 3 July, 1971, and...

The Doors Honour Morrison On 40th Anniversary Of Death

Former The Doors stars Ray Manzarek and Robby Krieger paid tribute to their late bandmate Jim Morrison over the weekend (02-03Jul11) to mark the 40th anniversary of his death.Morrison died in the bathtub of a...

Alice Cooper Hates Golf

Alice Cooper hates golf. The legendary 'School's Out' rocker - real name Vincent Furnier - is famed for his skills with a driver and a nine iron in his leisure time, but his onstage alter...

Keith Moon Partied Too Hard For Alice Cooper

Alice Cooper used to hide from Keith Moon because he couldn't handle how hard he partied.The 'School's Out' rocker used to be a member of a drinking club called the Hollywood Vampires, which saw him...

Lost Jim Morrison Snapshots Unearthed In Storage Facility

A treasure trove of lost Jim Morrison photographs snapped in 1968 have been unearthed in a storage unit.A European photo agency was commissioned to shoot Morrison by a U.S. teen magazine, but none of the...

The Doors To Play Paris On Morrison's Death Anniversary

The Doors stars Robby Krieger and Ray Manzarek will mark the 30th anniversary of tragic singer Jim Morrison's death in July (11) by performing the group's classic tunes in the city where he passed away.Morrison...

Paul Rodgers Was Lined Up As Jim Morrison's Replacement

Rocker Paul Rodgers missed out on the chance to replace Jim Morrison as The Doors frontman because he was living in a country retreat and the legendary band struggled to track him down.The Free and...

O'connor & Downey, Jr. Team Up With Morrison For Eerie Track

SINEAD O'CONNOR and ROBERT DOWNEY, JR. have teamed up to put one of JIM MORRISON's poems to music as part of a new anti-nuclear protest album.The odd couple join Sting, Jonathan Davis, Serj Tankian and...

The Doors Stars Criticise Morrison's Pardon

JIM MORRISON's THE DOORS bandmates have criticised officials in Florida for granting the singer a pardon 41 years after he was accused of indecency at a concert in Miami - insisting an apology would be...

Morrison's Pardon Granted

Rocker JIM MORRISON has been posthumously pardoned on 41-year-old indecency charges following a unanimous vote by Florida lawmakers on Thursday (09Dec10).The late The Doors icon was arrested in Miami for indecent exposure at a 1969...

Densmore: 'Morrison Didn't Expose Himself At Florida Gig'

Former THE DOORS drummer JOHN DENSMORE is adamant JIM MORRISON didn't expose himself on stage at a gig in Florida in 1969 - and he's urging officials to finally see sense and offer his late...

Morrison's Pardon Almost Certain

An effort to pardon late THE DOORS rocker JIM MORRISON on 41-year-old indecency charges in Florida looks set to be approved in time for Christmas (10) after state Governor CHARLIE CRIST agreed to lead the...

Morrison's Lawyer: 'He Was A Very Nice Person'

JIM MORRISON's one-time lawyer has spoken out to dispel the tragic rock legend's reputation as a wildman, insisting he was "a very nice person".Robert Josefsberg, who defended The Doors star in his infamous 1969 Florida...

Kate Moss Wants To Be Buried With Jamie

Kate Moss is planning to buy matching burial plots for herself and her boyfriend.The 36-year-old beauty reportedly dreams of being laid to rest alongside rocker Jamie Hince at the Pere Lachaise cemetery in Paris, France,...

Florida Governor Considering Morrison Pardon

Officials in Florida are considering granting JIM MORRISON a posthumous pardon to clear his name over indecent exposure charges dating back to 1969.The Doors frontman was convicted of drunkenly exposing himself on stage at a...

Record Boss Reveals Morrison's Studio-wrecking Night

One of tragic THE DOORS star JIM MORRISON's craziest nights is rarely discussed - because the damage he caused when he destroyed a recording studio was quickly covered up.The group was recording its self-titled debut...

The Doors Lyrics Sell For $19,500

A scrap of yellowing paper on which JIM MORRISON scribbled lyrics to THE DOORS track L.A. WOMAN has sold for $19,500 (£13,000).The note, which also included doodles and sketches drawn by the late singer, went...

Doors Lyrics To Go On Sale

JIM MORRISON's handwritten lyrics for THE DOORS' track L.A. WOMAN are set to sell at auction for $30,000 (£20,000).The words to the song, written on a sheet of A4 paper, are surrounded by doodles and...

The Things They Say 16060

"The footage looks like it was shot yesterday. We put a disclaimer on the film for the Berlin Film Festival to let audiences know that there are no actors or re-creations. People still couldn’t believe...

Dicillo Thrilled By Morrison Access

Moviemaker TOM DICILLO is still staggered by the access he got to JIM MORRISON's private home movies for new THE DOORS film WHEN YOU'RE STRANGE - because he felt sure some images would be out...

Densmore Locked Out Of Morrison's World

Former THE DOORS star JOHN DENSMORE desperately wanted to save his tragic bandmate JIM MORRISON before he went too far - but was locked out from his inner circle of friends and enablers.Morrison died in...

Depp Reads Morrison Poetry For New Film

THE DOORS fan JOHNNY DEPP has landed a treat as the narrator of TOM DICILLO's new documentary on the band - he has been granted access to late frontman JIM MORRISON's poetry, which he'll read...

Sex Goddess Katy Perry

Katy Perry feels under pressure to be a sex goddess - because she is with Russell Brand.The 'I Kissed A Girl' singer says it's a struggle trying to keep up with her fiance, who was...

Jim Morrison's Ghost Spooks Historian

Tragic rock legend JIM MORRISON's ghost has left a music historian spooked after making an appearance in a photo taken at THE DOORS singer's grave.The 1997 picture of Brett Meisner was taken by the rocker's...

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"Man, Val Kilmer is so fake stoned in The Doors. Like a dude who's never ever been stoned before. Definitely lame." PETE WENTZ isn't impressed with VAL KILMER's portrayal of marijuana-smoking late rocker JIM MORRISON...

Densmore Salutes New Doors Movie Director

Former THE DOORS drummer JOHN DENSMORE is urging fans to watch TOM DICILLO's new band documentary WHEN YOU'RE STRANGE - because it's the most telling account of the group's rise and bandmate JIM MORRISON's fall. Densmore...

Fanzine Bosses Uncover Lost Jim Morrison Painting

A lost painting commissioned by THE DOORS star JIM MORRISON just before his death has been turned into a new must-have poster for his fans. Artist T.E. Breitenbach created The Morrison Triptych at the request of...

Depp To Narrate Doors Documentary

JOHNNY DEPP has reportedly signed up to narrate a forthcoming documentary about THE DOORS.The iconic rock band enjoyed huge success in the 1960s with songs such as Riders on the Storm and Light My Fire,...

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Jim Morrison's Dad Dead

Late THE DOORS star JIM MORRISON's father has died, aged 89. Rear Admiral George Morrison died of natural causes on 17 November (08). A veteran of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor in 1941, Morrison...

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Ryan Adams Covers Bryan Adams' 'Summer of 69' in Nashville [Video]

Some twelve years after he had a heckler removed for requesting Bryan...

Samba - Movie Review

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Enrique Iglesias Is Second Biggest Victor At 2015 Latin Music Awards

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