Tag Archives: Davy Jones

Good Times For Monkees Fans & More

Recently I wrote about Rhino’s Monkees reissue campaign in honor of the band’s 50th anniversary. More news now on the Monkees front. Mike, Micky and Pete have recorded their first new album in 20 years. Good Times! reached the inspired … Continue reading

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Hey, Hey, It’s Nearly A Golden Monkees Anniversary

On Tuesday, my 13-year-old told me about a questionnaire she had to fill out for one of her classes. For the question about favorite bands, she put Panic! At The Disco and the Monkees. And I have to admit, I … Continue reading

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Beatlemania at 50 – A Tally Of The Tributes

In case you have missed it, February 9th marks the 50th anniversary of the Beatles‘ historic appearance on the Ed Sullivan Show. Not surprisingly, this has generated a lot of media coverage. CNN last night premiered a documentary The Sixties … Continue reading

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Go See Hear In L.A. Nov. 5-11 (The Taken By Tree/Minus The Bear edition)

This week starts off on a dark, dark, dark note as the band Dark, Dark, Dark shares a bill with Emily Wells at the Echoplex on Monday night. Wells has an avant-orchestral quality while Dark Dark Dark have an eclectic, … Continue reading

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Micky Dolenz’ New Album Looks Back To the Past

I wrote a piece about the Monkees awhile back upon news of Davy Jones’ passing, so I thought I’d add some happier Monkees news. Micky Dolenz is releasing a new album this fall entitled Remember. True to its title, the … Continue reading

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Hey, Hey – Look Who’s Touring – A Monkees Update

Just yesterday, I wrote about an upcoming Micky Dolenz album. Well, there’s more news from the Monkees world. Michael, Peter and Micky will be doing a Monkees tour this autumn. It’ll be the first time these three have toured together … Continue reading

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People Say We Monkey Around: Remembering Davy Jones and the Monkees’ Influence on My Life

Davy Jones has been a presence in our household the last few months. Along with Mike, Peter and Micky. Ever since I had discovered that the Monkees were on one of the obscure local digital channels and I played one … Continue reading

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