“L.A. Woman” Lyric Sheet Sells For Over $20,000

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thedoors 110409 L.A. Woman Lyric Sheet Sells For Over $20,000A hand written lyrics sheet to the [lastfm]Doors[/lastfm]‘ iconic track “L.A. Woman” has sold at a U.K. auction for over $20,000.

The sheet, written in blue pen by [lastfm]Jim Morrison[/lastfm], includes complete lyrics as well sketches and an autograph from the frontman. The piece had previously been on display in the New York City’s Hard Rock Café.

The “Break on Through” legends have also made news this year with the release a new documentary called When You’re Strange from filmmaker [lastfm]Tom DiCillo[/lastfm]. The film debuted in April and chronicles the Doors’ rise to fame and the tragic fall of Jim Morrison.

[lastfm]Johnny Depp[/lastfm] is the narrator and the documentary features interviews with surviving members [lastfm]Ray Manzarek[/lastfm], [lastfm]John Densmore[/lastfm] and [lastfm]Robbie Krieger[/lastfm].

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