Rock's Backpages Library Rock's Backpages
Rock's Backpages

Jim Morrison: Last Meeting With a Fallen Star

Ben Fong-Torres, San Francisco Chronicle, 1991

NEAR THE END of his 27-year life, was Jim Morrison – as depicted in Oliver Stone's new movie, The Doors – a fat, abusive, alcoholic, drugged-out, deluded, self-obsessed, self-destructive, humorless, haunted, wasted, washed-up symbol of the death of rock 'n' roll?

Total word count of piece: 1086

Subscribe

Becoming a member is easy. Membership gives you access to all the thousands of articles in the library.

Click here to go to Subscribe page.

Click here for academic and other group subscriptions.

Login


Login via your library

If your local library has signed up with Rock's Backpages, please enter your card number below: