Daily Dose of Music History – July 3, 2015

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Daily Dose of Music History (July 3, 2015): On this day in 1971: American singer, songwriter and poet, Jim Morrison of the Doors was found dead in Paris, France. The cause of death was given as a heart attack. He co-wrote some of the group’s biggest hits, including ‘Light My Fire’, ‘Love Me Two Times’, and ‘Love Her Madly.’ On the 25th anniversary of his death an estimated 15,000 fans gathered at Pere Lachaise Cemetery in Paris, France to pay their respects.

Happy Birthday: David Lynch (the Platters),Tommy Tedesco (American session guitarist), Laura Branigan, Paul Barrere (guitar, Little Feat),