Tag Archives: Jim Morrison

Through the Looking Glass: Artists That Died Too Young

There are three things synonomous with Rock and Roll stardom: sex, drugs, and premature entry to the Great Gig in the Sky. Over the course of modern music history, early deaths have robbed the world of countless world changing pieces … Continue reading

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Through the Decades: Rock Icons that Died Before Their Time

In a world of alcohol, drugs, accidents and suicides, being a rock star is not necessarily as easy as it looks. In the wake of Amy Winehouse’s death, we are reminded that many stars passed before her, and unless major … Continue reading

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VH1 Rock Doc Explores Golden Age of Groupies

A new Rock Doc from VH1 puts Pamela Des Barres, the self-proclaimed “world’s most famous groupie,” behind the wheel on a quest to interview the Supergroupies of decades past. Des Barres, now 62, claims to have had affairs with Jimmy … Continue reading

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Jim Morrison Receives Pardon for Exposure

A proposed posthumous pardon for The Doors singer Jim Morrison was approved on Thursday by Florida’s clemency board.  Morrison’s conviction occurred more than 40 years ago after a 1969 concert where he allegedly exposed himself and simulated masturbation.

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Jim Morrison May Receive a Postmortem Pardon for His Infamous Indecency

When you’re strange, death won’t stop the weirdness, it seems.  Florida governor Charlie Crist announced on Tuesday that he will officially submit Jim Morrison’s name to his state’s clemency board in hopes of securing a pardon.  Morrison, lead singer of … Continue reading

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