The Doors were formed in Los Angeles in 1965, by UCLA film students Ray Manzarek (keyboards) and Jim Morrison (vocals), who rounded out the band with two musicians found through a local meditation center, Robby Krieger (guitar) and John Densmore (drums). The group became known for their unique sound, dominated by Morrison's dark, poetic lyrics and Manzarek's electric organ, and soon signed to Elektra Records.




James Douglas Morrison - "The Lizzard King"



James Douglas Morrison was born in 1943 in Melbourne,Florida. Jim was also a poet and songwriter. filmmaker and writer.. His output were incredible. In the twenty seven years of his life. he recorded seven albums of songs, toured and preformed througout the world and produced two award-winning films.


He was found dead of an apparent drug overdose on July 3, 1971, in Paris, though because no official autopsy was ever performed, rumors persist that he is living in hiding. His grave is in the honoured. Pere-Lachaisse graveyard. He may be gone but yet his memory lives on through his music and poetry.







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