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Jim Morrison: The Anatomy Of Madness

Simon Reynolds, Melody Maker, 13 April 1991

This year's superstar is a bloated, bearded would-be poet who died 20 years ago. SIMON REYNOLDS investigates the dark influence and deep fascination JIM MORRISON still exercises over rock music today.

Total word count of piece: 1405


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