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R.I.P. Agnès Varda

New Wave director Agnès Varda died yesterday at the age of 90 taking with her what was certainly priceless information about Jim Morrison’s time and death in Paris.

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Does Jim Morrison’s Epitaph Suggest He Was Possessed by Demons?

Read on Electric Literature

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Jim Morrison to have public square in Paris named in his honor

In 2013, the Council of Paris already voted favorably on naming a “public square, street or cultural institution” after Morrison. Five years later, turns out Jim gets a public square.

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New documentary explores Jim Morrison’s last days in his own words

In March 1971, Jim Morrison lead singer of The Doors left his life in Los Angeles behind and joined his girlfriend Pamela Courson in Paris to write poetry. Four months later he was dead. Paris, 1971 is a dream-like meditative journey, imaginatively recounting his last days and interment at the mythic Père Lachaise cemetery.

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New novel “Jim Morrison et le Diable boiteux”

Michel Embareck will present his new novel, “Jim Morrison et le Diable boiteux”, tonight at the Librairie de Paris

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Au-delà de la légende : Jim Morrison et les Doors

Actuellement en kiosk : hors-série inédit Les Inrocks Entre 1965 et 1971, au milieu d’une scène musicale bouillonnante, les Doors ont écrit une des pages les plus denses et les plus fulgurantes de l’histoire du rock. En une poignée d’albums, le quatuor californien a inventé une musique unique, entre blues et psychédélisme, menée par la […]

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Doors artifacts at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum (RRHF) opened its doors on September 2, 1995 on the shores of Lake Erie in Cleveland, Ohio (about a 5½ hour drive from Chicago). View this post on Instagram On September 2, 1995, the #RockHall opened to the public. Since then, more than 10 million visitors have […]

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Soirée Livre Unplugged, special Jim Morrison

La Bellevilloise Wednesday, January 21, 2015 at 8 p.m. With author Harold Cobert and music by From Island. https://twitter.com/HaroldCobert/status/544932788940832769 FULL DETAILS: Soirée consacrée à Jim Morrison

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Dear photograph…

Dear photograph,My first, and long-awaited, visit to Jim Morrison’s grave was during the summer of 1986 as an exchange student. My fantastic host family indulged my request to visit Père Lachaise while on a trip to Paris from the north of France.