Jim Morrison

Jim Morrison is one of most influential in Rock music

Jim Morrison was an American singer-songwriter and poet, best remembered as the lead singer of Los Angeles rock band The Doors. From a young age, Morrison became infatuated with the works of Friedrich Nietzsche, Arthur Rimbaud and Jack Kerouac, often incorporating their work into his lyrics. In his later life, Morrison developed an alcohol dependency which […]

The musician Moby is the great-great-great-grandnephew of Herman

The musician Moby is the great-great-great-grandnephew of Herman

The musician Moby is the great-great-great-grandnephew of Herman Melville, the author of Moby Dick “Richard Melville Hall (born September 11, 1965), known by his stage name Moby, is an American singer-songwriter, musician, DJ and photographer. He is well known for his electronic music, vegan lifestyle, and support of animal rights. Moby has sold over 20 […]

Listening to music while working out improves physical performance

Listening to music while working out improves physical performance

Did you know that listening to music while working out measurably improves physical performance In spring 1999, almost a decade ago, the first author published in The Sport Journal an article titled “Music in Sport and Exercise: Theory and Practice.” The present article’s origins are in that earlier work and the first author’s research while […]

When questioned about his terminal cancer and impending death musician

When questioned about his terminal cancer and impending death musician

When questioned about his terminal cancer and impending death musician, Warren Zevon stated “I just want to live long enough to see the next James Bond movie.” he achieved this goal and lived long enough to see the ironically named “Die Another Day”. “Zevon stated previously that his illness was expected to be terminal within […]