The Doors: “The End” (2. Analysis – part 1)

THEΒ  END [Chorus] This is the end Beautiful friend This is the end My only friend, the end The song follows a stream-of-consciousness path, exploring into Jim Morrison’s mind and depicting the desperate, meaningless, vulnerable life we live. The end, the only thing left to him his β€œonly friend” seems an appealing thing: it is… Read More The Doors: “The End” (2. Analysis – part 1)

The Doors: “The End” (1. Introduction & Translation)

This is the end Beautiful friend This is the end My only friend, the end Of our elaborate plans, the end Of everything that stands, the end No safety or surprise, the end I’ll never look into your eyes…again Can you picture what will be So limitless and free Desperately in need…of some…stranger’s hand In… Read More The Doors: “The End” (1. Introduction & Translation)

Jim Morrison

β€œIt may have been in pieces, but I gave you the best of me.”  Jim Morrison, poet, singer, and songwriter died on this day, nearly fifty years ago, on 3 July 1971. His unexpected death, whose cause remains unknown since no autopsy was performed, occurred at the age of 27. So, he became one of… Read More Jim Morrison