The Doors

Biography

‘If the doors of perception were cleansed, everything would appear to man as it is, infinite.’ This quote from poet William Blake, via Aldous Huxley, was an inspiration to Jim Morrison (James Douglas Morrison, 8 December 1943, Melbourne, Florida, USA, d. 3 July 1971, Paris, France), a student of theatre arts at the University of California and an aspiring musician. His dream of a rock band entitled ‘the Doors’ was fulfilled in 1965, when he sang a rudimentary composition,... Read more

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classic rock
psychedelic rock
rock
psychedelic
60s
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