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5 Years Ago: Jim Morrison Pardoned for Indecent Exposure

Forty years after he was found guilty of exposing himself to a Florida audience, the late Doors lead singer Jim Morrison was pardoned by the state's Board of Executive Clemency.

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Elektra

How Jim Morrison’s Drunken Outburst Almost Got a Plane Turned Around

A delayed flight led to big trouble for Doors frontman Jim Morrison on Nov. 11, 1969.

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Elektra Records

Doors Albums Ranked Worst to Best

The Doors did more in a short period of time than almost any other classic rock band.

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Legacy / Elektra
Legacy / Elektra

Blue Oyster Cult, ‘(Don’t Fear) The Reaper’ vs. the Doors, ‘People Are Strange': Rock’s Scariest Song Battle

Blue Oyster Cult's death-defying "(Don't Fear) The Reaper" takes on the Doors' woozy "People Are Strange" in round one of our Rock's Scariest Song battle.

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Elektra
Elektra

How the Doors Stumbled Into ‘Strange Days’

"Strange days have found us," Jim Morrison sang on the title track of this 1967 sophomore release by the Doors – and it was undeniably true.

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That Time Jim Morrison Was Arrested for His Controversial Miami Concert

On Sept. 20, 1970, Jim Morrison was arrested in connection with an controversial incident in Miami.

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Rhino

Doors ‘Full Circle’ Reissue Includes Original Foldout Zoetrope

One of the new vinyl reissues of the Doors' two post-Jim Morrison albums from the '70s includes a curio that hasn't been part of the record's packaging in more than 40 years.

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YouTube

How the Doors Got Banned From ‘The Ed Sullivan Show’

It was a clash of mainstream culture vs. the counterculture when the Doors were booked to appear on 'The Ed Sullivan Show' on Sept. 17, 1967.

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Central Press, Hulton Archive, Getty Images

That Time Ray Manzarek Filled in for a Passed-Out Jim Morrison

Jim Morrison made a career of nodding off at inopportune moments.

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The Day the Doors Recorded Their First Demo Under a Different Name

No one could have guessed what would come of the combo that wandered into Los Angeles' World Pacific Studios on Sept. 2, 1965.

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