Jim Morrison was a song-writer, singer, poet and the lead vocalist of The Doors. His music was revolutionary that influenced all generations starting from the '60s. He was a rebel and a non-conformist who took over the world through his music. Jim Morrison was mysterious and intelligent, having been inspired by great philosophers and poets like Nietzsche, but he had a wild side too. Jim believed that you need to destroy in order to create. He studied film at UCLA and was beyond talented. Unfortunately, his wild side got out of control and he died of a heroin overdose.
Jim Morrison was part of one of the most famous bands of the classic rock era. We are all familiar with The Doors, and whether you love them or hate them, you have heard them plenty of times. Morrison was a unique character with an unconventional view of life. Here are some of his most outrageous interview quotes.
The Doors frontman Jim Morrison was an elusive person while he was alive, so it's no surprise that there were some facts that got buried with him when he died. Here, we dig up 15 things you didn't know about Jim Morrison, which we will be presenting in two parts. Check out part one below, and stay tuned for part two, coming soon!
They're called the Doors, they helped to create the "San Francisco sound" and if you haven't heard their latest Elektra LP (called simply The Doors), you just aren't tuned in! But hold on! What's happened here?!
THE JETLINER gently touched the ground and taxied into the arrival area, its red tail light and wing lights blinking hypnotically. The first-class passenger door opened and the travelers began to file into the area. A tall, lean young man with a long, shimmering mane of light brown hair slowly ambled through the archway…
Lyrics: Hello, I Love You (As recorded by The Doors on Elektra Records.) (© Copyright 1968 by Nipper Music Company, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Words and Music by The Doors.)
ONCE UPON A TIME in the great big city of New York a very lovely young teenager named Eliza Bergman saw a picture of a very lovely young man named Jim Morrison…
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