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Fans Honor Jim Morrison in Paris 50 Years After His Death

Paris on Saturday was the only place to be for die-hard Jim Morrison fans. Fifty years after his death at age 27, rock music lovers from France and across the world came to the Pere-Lachaise cemetery in eastern Paris where The Doors’ frontman is buried. Many brought candles and pictures, and some burned incense sticks […]

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The Persistence of Punk (Analysis)

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Bluewater Productions adds Nirvana frontman to collection, which includes Lennon, McCartney, Hendrix, Jim Morrison and Keith Richards.

New Jim Morrison Doc Focuses on Doors Singer’s Early Years

A Kickstarter campaign was recently launched to raise funds for "Before the End: Jim Morrison Comes of Age," a film exploring the rock legend's youth and featuring exclusive interviews with family members and friends.

A Day With Ray: Remembering The Doors’ Keyboardist

THR's music editor recalls a ride through wine country with Ray Manzarek. The rocker and lifelong movie lover died on May 20 after a battle with bile duct cancer.

Ray Manzarek, Founding Member of The Doors, Dies at 74

The keyboardist, whose snaky Vox organ solos were as much a part of the band's sound as Jim Morrison’s Beat poet vocals, met Morrison while they both attended UCLA’s film school in the early ‘60s.

Z-Machine Tackles Jim Morrison With ‘Before the End’ Documentary

The indie doc will feature interviews with family and friends, many of whom are speaking about Morrison for the first time.

Estate of Tupac Shakur Joins the Late Janis Joplin, Jim Morrison on Jampol Artist Management Roster

Working along with JAM will be Tom Whalley, who originally signed Shakur to Interscope in 1991. "It is our responsibility to make sure that Tupac’s entire body of work is made available for his fans," said the late rapper's mother.

Sunset Strip’s Lost Rock and Roll Billboards Captured in New Book (Video)

The photography takes us back in time, before MTV killed the unsung artform.