Posts tagged "The Monkees"

The Monkees Plan 50th Anniversary Tour, Will Release New LP, ‘Good Times!’

This coming summer marks the 50th anniversary of the Monkees' TV show and the release of their debut single, "Last Train to Clarksville." To celebrate,…
Rachel Brodsky / February 5, 2016

Remaining Monkees Plan Reunion Tour With Elusive Michael Nesmith

Before Monkees singer Davy Jones died of a heart attack on February 29, his bandmate Peter Tork said the foursome had been plotting a reunion…
Kory Grow / August 8, 2012

Cult Cartoonist Ward Sutton’s Most Memorable Encounter With the Monkees’ Davy Jones

Sympathy for the Monkees: As we say farewell to the group's charismatic singer, see what went down when the curtain went up on a 1986…
Ken Bachor / March 1, 2012

Davy Jones of the Monkees Dead at 66

Considering that he was recruited to play in a made-for-TV band reverse-engineered to capitalize on Beatlemania long after the actual Beatles had lost interest in…
Steve Kandell / February 29, 2012