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Doors Inducted Into the Ultimate Classic Rock Hall of Fame

The Doors have easily earned induction into the 100-percent fan-voted Ultimate Classic Rock Hall of Fame, brushing aside Jimi Hendrix along the way.

Both came of musical age in the late '60s, helping to define the emerging youth culture—and both Hendrix and Doors frontman Jim Morrison tragically ended up in the so-called "27 Club" of musicians who've died far too early. But the similarities didn’t carry over into your balloting.

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78kaira. (2015, January 26). The Doors Wild child lIve Stockholm 68 [Video file]. Retrieved from
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Jim Morrison was the charismatic singer and songwriter for the 1960 rock group the Doors until his death in a Paris bathtub at age 27.

Sandy sandy. (2015, January 26). Drawing Jim Morrison [Video file]. Retrieved from
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It's impossible to predict what will happen once a Super Bowl gets underway.

Some games are cliffhangers that go down to the final seconds on the clock. Others are blowouts, so the only drama involves the commercials on our television sets, not the action on the field.

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Introducing Tawny Lara, Jim Morrison Project Facebook Page Editor

I am pleased to announce we have a new page editor, Tawny Lara. She and I spoke last night and she will be a great addition to the team. Here is a little bit about Tawny's background:

My name is Tawny and I live in Houston, Texas. I have a passion for fitness, writing, social media, and rock n roll. I'm excited to be involved with the Jim Morrison Project! I will be going to Paris in February to visit Jim Morrison's grave and will be documenting my trip with you guys.

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Results of Jim Morrison Project 5,000 Likes Contest

Jim Morrison Project held a contest in the fourth quarter of 2014 with the goal of reaching 5,000 Likes by midnight on January 1, 2015. I am proud to announce that John Remington, of South Carolina, was the big winner.

In appreciation, John won $50 to shop at The Doors store and selected two T-shirts, which were purchased today.

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78kaira. (2015, January 18). The Doors - Peace Frog [Video file]. Retrieved from

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Jim Morrison driving his 1967 Shelby G.T. 500. The clip is from the film When You're Strange (directed by Tom DiCillo) which is in turn borrowed from the movie HWY: An American Pastoral which Jim made in 1969 with some friends (Paul Ferrara, Babe Hill, and Frank Lisciandro). This footage is considerably clearer than my previous post of Jim driving the car. Go full screen with this clip, the resolution is killer. You can even see dust on the car it's so crisp and clear.

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One afternoon while visiting Grandpa after we had moved to the big house over on Park Street in Oaktown, the CBS Evening News, ol' Walter Cronkite was talking about a rock singer named Jim Morrison.

"Look Grandpa, there's a singer named Jim Morrison."

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"The Curse Of J27" On The Big Screen Again

Forty-four years after the death of the American singer-songwriter Janis Lyn Joplin, who died of an overdose at the age 27, the biopic of her life has been, finally, defined. It remained on standby for years because of problems related to difficulty of finding a director and a team of scriptwriters. Its protagonist, the American actress, born in 1974 in Italy, Amy Adams, will bring the singer on the big screen with the Canadian writer-director Jean-Marc Vallee who has achieved worldwide success with the film Dallas Buyers Club.

Amy Adams as Janis Joplin

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I Am The Lizard King - I Can Do Anything

TomDiMensio. (n.d.). The Lizard King [Sticker]. Retrieved from

Doors Playlist

Music, poetry, full concerts, rare live footage—all the best YouTube has to offer on my favorite band, The Doors.

  • The Doors - My Wild Love
  • Stencil Art Jim Morrison | People are Strange | VestaWallflower
  • Jim Morrison read poem in backstage
  • The Doors - Money Live in Stockholm
  • Rock's Tragic '27 Club' - You Think You Know Classic Rock?
  • The Doors - You make me real
  • The Doors - I will never be untrue
  • The Doors - Shaman's Blues
  • Jim Morrison's shaman dance
  • The Doors - Jim Morrison
  • The Doors Live Footage at "Kongreßhalle" Frankfurt 1968
  • The Doors - Feast Of Friends ~ Trailer HD
  • Feast Of Friends Trailer - Nov. 10th, 2014
  • Stories of my time with Jim Morrison
  • The Doors "Rock Is Dead" Rare The Complete Session! 1969
  • The Doors Live at "PBS Critique" 1969 Full Show
  • Jim Morrison "Tales Of The American Night" (The Lost Paris Tape) Poetry Recording 1969
  • The Doors World Series Of Trivia presented by Mojo Magazine
  • L'Histoire de Jim Morrison (Documentaire français 1991 TVRip)
  • Three Hours For Magic  The Jim Morrison special
  • The Doors - No One Here Gets Out  Alive A Tribute to Jim Morrison
  • The Doors  "Miami - March 1, 1969"
  • The Doors - R-Evolution 2013 (Official DVD Release)
  • The Doors PBS Studio 1969 Full concert
  • THE DOORS | Mr. Mojo Risin': The Story of L.A. Woman Q&A and Performance
  • The Doors   Live in Denmark MP4
  • The Doors Break On Through at "She-Bang" 1967 New Good Quality
  • The Doors Hello, I Love You at "1-2-3-4 Hot&Sweet" 1968 Color HD
  • The Doors Live at "American Bandstand" 1967 Full HD Footage
  • The Doors Break On Through "Promotional & Publicity Film" 1966 HD New Footage
  • The Doors Break On Through Live at "Isle of Wight Festival" Original Footage Full Lenght
  • Jim Morrison - VH1 Confidential Segment
  • The Doors at '"Murray the K In New York" Full Outtakes 1967
  • The Doors THE END FULL version!! (LIVE in Toronto, CBC television, 14 September 1967)
  • Jim Morrison Backstage at "Bakersfield Civic Center " 1968 Footage
  • The Doors "A Profile of Jim Morrison and The Doors On and Off Stage'" at "PBS Critique'" 1969
  • The Doors- Light My Fire Official Live
  • the doors - love me two times
  • Jim Morrison on Why Fat is Beautiful | Blank on Blank | PBS Digital Studios
  • Before the End: Searching for Jim Morrison [OFFICIAL FILM PREVIEW]
  • Riders on the Storm - The Doors HD
  • The Doors, Mr. Mojo Risin The Story Of LA Woman
  • Jim Morrison: His Final Hours - "Final 24"
  • The Doors Aura Studio Demos (1965) [Early recordings of the Doors]
  • THE doors - Live at the Bowl `68
  • Doorstown: Jim Morrison and The Doors Documentary
  • The Doors Live in europe — full show 1968
  • Jim Morrison on the Future of Music (Electronic Music)
  • The Doors Live 1968
  • The Doors Are Open (Full Movie)
  • Feast Of Friends - The Doors Documentary
  • The Doors   Soundstage Performances 1969
  • The Doors   Live in Copenhagen 1968
  • The Doors: Mr. Mojo Risin - The Story of LA Woman extras
  • The Doors - Bakersfield 1970 (Synced footage)
  • Jim Morrison  rare  Home movie "Dancing"
  • The Doors When the Music's Over Live at Matrix "San Francisco" 1967
  • Turn out the Lights - Jim Morrison's last night on stage
  • Jim Morrison feat. Massive Attack Vision and Fragments from The Lost Paris Tapes/Teardrope
  • The Doors | People Are Strange (Official Video)
  • The Doors Break on Through Live at "Boston" 1970
  • Members of The Doors Discuss The Genesis of "Mr. Mojo Risin'"
  • Patricia Kennealy-Morrison on Jim Morrison
  • Jim Morrison & Women
  • 40 Second Wonder ;)
  • Full hour with Ray Manzarek of The Doors on Joe Viglione's Visual Radio, also John Densmore
  • The Doors - Roadhouse Blues, BEST version (live in N.Y. 1970) [music video]
  • The Doors - rare - backstage before a concert
  • Jim Morrison - HWY (full)
  • The Doors - L.A. Woman - HQ (official music video)
  • Jim Morrison: Florida State University (full length) - 1963/1964
  • The Doors - Wishful Sinful
  • The Doors Build Me a Woman Live at Aquarius Theater "Private Rehearsal" 1969
  • The Doors Morrison Hotel Silent 8mm Film Footage 1969 The Changeling 12 11 70
  • The Doors Five to one / Spanish Caravan Live at "Philadelphia Arena" 1968
  • The Doors Five to One Live at Cleveland Public Auditorium August 3 1968
  • The Doors Back Door Man Live at Matrix "San Francisco" 1967
  • A Night With Jim Morrison at The Alta Cienega Motel
  • The Doors - Riders On The Storm (ORIGINAL!) - driving with Jim
  • The Doors - GLORIA - dirty version (music video, fantasy cut)
  • The Doors, Spanish Caravan Live, Madison Square Garden, New York Jan 24, 1969
  • Dawn's Highway Trailer
  • The Doors - Ships With Sails (HQ Audio)
  • Jim Morrison
  • THE DOORS - Rare promo video of Light my fire
  • Rare Live Footage of The Doors and Jim Morrison
  • Rare Doors Footage; Those were the Days
  • The Doors - Let It Slide
  • The Doors - When The Music's Over
  • The Doors - I Can't See Your Face In My Mind
  • DOORS Lead-Singer Jim Morisson Visits French Movie Set DAYS Before His Death
  • The Doors- Five to One
  • The Doors - Love Street
  • The Doors - Roadhouse Blues (Live)
  • The Doors - Moonlight Drive [HD]
  • The Doors - When The Music's Over (LIVE IN EUROPE 1968)
  • Jim Morrison in "Florida State University: Toward a Greater University" (1964)

In a way, we came along at a weird time because we came kind of at the tail end of the rock revival from England. You know, they'd already done it. So everyone was saying, "Hey, look at that, they did it." I think it was the success of those English groups that gave hope to a lot of musicians over here, saying, "Pssh, we can do the same thing!"

—Jim Morrison


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