| Jul 23, 2013
| 5:07 AM
Can this be the Golden Age of the Monkees?
Rock’s original manufactured group outsold the Beatles in 1967, and filled arenas in the 1980s. Reruns of their fondly remembered television show and the run of ridiculously catchy singles that...
| Feb 29, 2012
| 12:38 PM
The Monkees came to town for a concert last night, and had 10,000 teeny-boppers swinging from the rafters.
For an eternal hour, what are normally only a bunch of electronic particles on a television screen became oh so real to an enthusiastic, youthful,...
| Sep 28, 2013
| 9:14 AM
One of the most touching anecdotes in Linda Ronstadt's new memoir, "Simple Dreams," comes in the moment she told her parents she was skipping out on college to pursue a career in music.
"My parents were upset and tried to talk me out of it," she...
| Jun 22, 2013
| 6:00 AM
What’s a Monkee doing on the lineup at a blues festival? Singing the blues, of course.
That would be singer, guitarist, bassist and songwriter Peter Tork, who spends much of the time when he’s not involved with latter-day Monkee business...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 10:50 AM
On Dec. 10, 2007, the surviving members of Led Zeppelin reunited to pay tribute to legendary record executive Ahmet Ertegun at London's 02 Arena. With Jason Bonham filling in for his late father, John Bonham, on drums, demand for tickets was unprecedented...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 7:50 AM
Life as a Monkee has always been a balancing act between the pre-fab fame of the band’s Emmy-winning 1960s TV show and their more organic and independent creative impulses, famously illustrated in the psychedelic 1968 cinematic cri de coeur “...
| Apr 11, 2013
| 4:27 AM
Here are the Top 5 Concerts of the Coming Week: 1 . MICHAEL NESMITH Michael Nesmith always was the odd one out in the smash 1960s television pop band the Monkees. For one, he was a real musician, not an......
| Apr 18, 2013
| 4:26 PM
The best thing about seeing Michael Nesmith, guitarist from the 1960s television band The Monkees, perform Monday at World Café Live in Philadelphia was, well, seeing the guitarist from The Monkees. Michael Nesmith Just how heavily the specter of that.......
| Feb 25, 2013
| 5:26 PM
It’s being held in New Jersey, but the David T. Jones Memorial Monkees Convention this weekend has Connecticut all over it.
This singular gathering, in honor of the short British Monkee who passed away last year, has been organized by Orange...
| Jan 6, 2013
| 9:12 AM
SAGINAW (AP) — At first sight, "People, Places and Things" might look as if someone cleaned the attic, dragging down some old postcards, a long-forgotten weather vane and a picture of a gorilla that might make you wonder if maybe you partied too...
| Apr 30, 2013
| 12:52 PM
The Monkees will be monkeying around again this summer, as the surviving three members of the group undertake a more extensive tour following last fall’s dozen sold-out shows.
Micky Dolenz, Michael Nesmith and Peter Tork will begin the new tour,...
| Feb 29, 2012
| 9:32 PM
The Monkees react to band mate Davy Jones' death....