Latest Jim Morrison News - Page 2


The Doors Honour Morrison On 40th Anniversary Of Death

4th July 2011

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...

Tagged in this article - , , ,

Alice Cooper Hates Golf

12th June 2011

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...

Tagged in this article - , , , , ,

Keith Moon Partied Too Hard For Alice Cooper

9th June 2011

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...

Tagged in this article - , , , , , , , , , , ,

Lost Jim Morrison Snapshots Unearthed In Storage Facility

2nd June 2011

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...

Tagged in this article -

The Doors To Play Paris On Morrison's Death Anniversary

31st March 2011

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...

Tagged in this article - , , ,

Paul Rodgers Was Lined Up As Jim Morrison's Replacement

25th March 2011

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...

Tagged in this article - , ,

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

20th January 2011

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...

Tagged in this article - ,

The Doors Stars Criticise Morrison's Pardon

23rd December 2010

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...

Tagged in this article - ,

Morrison's Pardon Granted

9th December 2010

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...

Tagged in this article -

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

3rd December 2010

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...

Tagged in this article - , ,

Morrison's Pardon Almost Certain

18th November 2010

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...

Tagged in this article - ,

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

16th November 2010

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...

Tagged in this article -

Kate Moss Wants To Be Buried With Jamie

10th November 2010

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,...

Tagged in this article - , , , ,

Florida Governor Considering Morrison Pardon

9th November 2010

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...

Tagged in this article -

Record Boss Reveals Morrison's Studio-wrecking Night

17th October 2010

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...

Tagged in this article - ,

The Doors Lyrics Sell For $19,500

4th August 2010

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...

Tagged in this article - ,

Doors Lyrics To Go On Sale

27th July 2010

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...

Tagged in this article - ,

The Things They Say 16060

9th April 2010

"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...

Tagged in this article -

Dicillo Thrilled By Morrison Access

6th April 2010

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...

Tagged in this article - , ,

Densmore Locked Out Of Morrison's World

5th April 2010

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...

Tagged in this article - , ,

Depp Reads Morrison Poetry For New Film

11th March 2010

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...

Tagged in this article - , , ,

Sex Goddess Katy Perry

23rd February 2010

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...

Tagged in this article - , , ,

Jim Morrison's Ghost Spooks Historian

17th October 2009

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...

Tagged in this article - , ,

The Things They Say 12785

2nd July 2009

"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...

Tagged in this article - , , ,

Densmore Salutes New Doors Movie Director

2nd April 2009

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...

Tagged in this article - , , ,

Fanzine Bosses Uncover Lost Jim Morrison Painting

11th March 2009

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...

Tagged in this article - ,

Depp To Narrate Doors Documentary

10th February 2009

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,...

Tagged in this article - , , , ,

Jim Morrison's Dad Dead

1st December 2008

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...

Tagged in this article - ,

Morrison Set For Odd Birthday Honour

20th November 2008

Late rock legend JIM MORRISON is to be honoured by the Los Angeles eatery where he once urinated on the bar. The Doors frontman's public urinating episode is to be remembered with a new plaque...

Tagged in this article -

Alice Cooper Inspired Doors Lyric

11th July 2008

ALICE COOPER has said that a casual utterance of his was the inspiration for a famous DOORS lyric.Speaking on his breakfast show Planet Rock, the 60-year-old rocker told of a conversation with Jim Morrison just...

Tagged in this article - ,

Go to page:

123456
Advertisement

Editors Recommendations

"Battle of the Five Armies" Trumps "Museum", "Annie" For Weekend Box Office

So, it looks like The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies has taken over...

Paul McCartney Reveals He Attempted To Pen A Song About Eric Garner Protests

Sir Paul McCartney is just one of many celebrities who have wanted to help...

Paul McCartney Reveals He Attempted To Pen A Song About Eric Garner Protests

Nicki Minaj Slams Ex-Love Safaree Samuel In Lengthy Twitter Rant

Nicki Minaj reportedly split with her rumoured boyfriend of 14 years Safaree...

Nicki Minaj Slams Ex-Love Safaree Samuel In Lengthy Twitter Rant

Madonna Drops Six Promising Tracks Off New Album "Rebel Heart"

Madonna is coming out with a new album. No, seriously, the unofficially dethroned...

Madonna Drops Six Promising Tracks Off New Album

Sir Elton John Marries Longtime Partner David Furnish, Instagrams Every Step

Today’s batch of congratulations goes out to Sir Elton John and David Furnish...

Sir Elton John Marries Longtime Partner David Furnish, Instagrams Every Step

Green Day One Of Six Artists To Be Inducted Into Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame

Esteemed musical institution the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame has announced...

Green Day One Of Six Artists To Be Inducted Into Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame
Advertisement

Sony Allegedly Hires Real Life Olivia Pope To Help Contain Massive Hack

Sony’s been on damage control for a while after a massive hack left the...

Sony Allegedly Hires Real Life Olivia Pope To Help Contain Massive Hack

David Letterman Is Sticking Around, But The Late Show Says Goodbye To Darlene Love

Just two days after Stephen Colbert aired his final Comedy Central episode...

David Letterman Is Sticking Around, But The Late Show Says Goodbye To Darlene Love

James Murphy Shares 'Remixes Made From Tennis Data'

He was the frontman of one of the most critically well-received bands of the noughties...

James Murphy Shares 'Remixes Made From Tennis Data'


More recommendations

Advertisement