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"The End" is a song by The Doors. Originally a song Jim Morrison wrote about breaking up with a long time girlfriend, it evolved through months of performances at Los Angeles' Whisky a Go Go into a nearly 12-minute opus on their self-titled album. The band would perform the song to close their last set. It was first released in January 1967.

• Music Robby Krieger's slinky, haunting guitar lines over D drone in DADGAD tuning using a harmonic minor scale… read more

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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

The Doors - The End Lyrics


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  • Gorgeous song so magnificent ❤️👌
  • Masterpiece !!!
  • This is the end, my only friend, the end...
  • What a great way to End the album.
  • This song is gorgeous this world well never ever hear beautiful music like this again. ❤️✌️ R.I.P Jim
  • Montage of Huey's. Fire in the jungle. Martin Sheen. Ceiling fan.
  • poetry on acid
  • 1970-08-29, Isle Of Wight Festival.

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