The return of dandy rock, an interview with Roger Deering of SMASH Fashion

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This interview first appeared on SMASH Fashion’s Website in 2009. The LA based band continues to kick ass and recently released another album Big Cat Love. Growing up in South Florida during the 1980s was a heady experience for anyone with … Continue reading

Interview with Tony Funches, Jim Morrison’s bodyguard part 1

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This is an oldie but goody interview from way back in 2005, originally published on Doors.com. I first came across Tony’s name in the book Break on Through: The Life and Death of Jim Morrison and wondered why no one else … Continue reading

Interview with Tony Funches, Jim Morrison’s bodyguard part 2

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Continued from part 1…. What was Jim’s mood before the Miami proceedings began? Tony: Hard read on that. Like anyone else, he steeled himself for the worst, had confidence in his attorneys Max Fink and Associates (Beverly Hills) and Paul … Continue reading

A conversation with Judy Huddleston, on her latest book Love Him Madly: An Intimate Memoir of Jim Morrison

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As a young Californian teen in the 1960s, Judy Huddleston met Jim Morrison backstage at a concert. Not a groupie and yet not quite an official girlfriend, their intermittent relationship lasted for four years till his death. Willing to risk … Continue reading

Interview with Judy Huddleston, author of This Is The End: Living and Dying with Jim Morrison

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Some of the best books about Jim Morrison aren’t really about him as it turns out, but more about the author’s own personal growth spurred by interactions with the notorious front man of the Doors. John Densmore’s Riders on the … Continue reading

Interview with Mark Opsasnick, author of The Lizard King Was Here

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It’s safe to say that Jim Morrison will never leave the stage of our collective consciousness. We are endlessly fascinated with the lead singer of the Doors because he still projects a dark shadowy image hard to grasp and appealing … Continue reading

Interview with Paul Ferrara, Doors photographer

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Paul Ferrara is best known as the Doors photographer and collaborator on Jim Morrison’s film HWY and the Door’s original documentary Feast of Friends (which will finally be released November 7, 46 years after it was filmed). This interview with … Continue reading