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  1. Ex-Monkees star Michael Nesmith pulls out of Birmigham gigRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2014 | IcStafford

    ... I need to honor". The singer and multi instrumentalist has been relatively active in recent years and rejoined the Monkees for their last two reunion tours. In his statement, he said: "Sad to announce the UK tour is cancelled. In putting it all ...

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  2. For Immediate Release: NYC-based rock collective Cold Beer & Broads...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2014 | PRWeb

    ... Knight (Death Row Records), Mick Taylor of the Rolling Stones, Fred Schneider of The B-52's and Mickey Dolenz of The Monkees. CB&B recently premiered the track "Summer Girl" via High Times Magazine and are now unleashing a video that is at once ...

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  3. 'It's a common urban myth': Micky Dolenz says the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2014 | Something Else! Reviews

    Micky Dolenz still bristles when the Monkees are referred to as the pre-Fab Four, meant to be a ready-made American version of the Beatles. "It's a common urban myth," Dolenz tells WGN .

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  4. Comedy is Hard Opening at The Ivoryton PlayhouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2014 | LocalOnlineNews.tv

    ... Previews begin September 24th - the play opens on September 26th and runs through October 12th. Micky Dolenz (of The Monkees) will star alongside Joyce Dewitt, veteran actress and star of the ABC television hit series Three's Company. Dolenz has ...

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  5. World Premiere of New Play Comedy is Hard! Starring Micky Dolenz and...Read the original story

    Sep 6, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Previews begin September 24th - the play opens on September 26th and runs through October 12th. MICKY DOLENZ (of The Monkees) will star alongside JOYCE DEWITT, veteran actress and star of the ABC television hit series Three's Company. Dolenz has ...

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  6. 'I opened for the elephant': Micky Dolenz on his long musical journey to the MonkeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2014 | Something Else! Reviews

    The narrative on the Monkees was always that they were actors, at least at first, portraying musicians . Not so, at least in the case of Micky Dolenz.

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  7. More fun than a barrel of MonkeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... a live one. After years of recording songs composed and performed by session artists (including Neil Diamond ), The Monkees demanded creative control. Kirshner refused; in 1967 the two parties fired each other. When Archie Comics , Filmation , and ...

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  8. 'Oh, my God - talk about a redirection': Micky...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2014 | Something Else! Reviews

    During the periods in which Micky Dolenz wasn't making a career with the Monkees, he's typically busied himself with television production, film acting and stage work.

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  9. Mr. Smarty Pants KnowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2014 | The Austin Chronicle

    ... term "chaplain" is derived. As the only child of the Dallas secretary who invented Wite-Out, Michael Nesmith of the Monkees inherited $25 million in 1980. In today's dollars, that fortune would be worth $72 million. Rudyard Kipling (18651936), who ...

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  10. In Praise of The Monkees: The Brilliant Top 10 They Never Play On The RadioRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2014 | Anorak

    ON this very day in 1968, the last episode of The Monkees TV show aired in the States.

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  11. Mr. Smarty Pants KnowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2014 | The Austin Chronicle

    ... and made more errors than those using paper maps. Stephen Stills made an unsuccessful bid to become one of the Monkees. He was turned down, not due to any lack of ability, but because of a conflict with his existing music publishing contract. So ...

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  12. 'It took us all by surprise': Micky Dolenz still marvels over the Monkees' comebackRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2014 | Something Else! Reviews

    Micky Dolenz had moved on. Really, all of the Monkees had. But two decades after their hey day, a massive rerun campaign for their old television show hurtled the group back to fame in the mid-1980s.

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  13. Salmon Headed FriendRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2014 | CNN

    ... with his sweat all over my face, neck, shoulders, and arms, I thought of Marcia Brady after Davy Jones from the Monkees kissed her: "I'm never washing this cheek again!" But childhood thoughts are fleeting, and the adult in me knew a nice shower was ...

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  14. Nine Times Blue to Appear on Episode 4 of The Electric Lunch HourRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2014 | PR Log

    ... guitar hooks. Pop history enthusiasts might recognize Nine Times Blue as the title of a song by Mike Nesmith (of The Monkees), a fitting homage by a band not afraid to tap into power pop's venerable roots. Matter of Time follows Nine Time Blue's ...

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  15. 'I'm not a Monkee every day': For Micky Dolenz, there's been much more to lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2014 | Something Else! Reviews

    ... iconic. That includes Aida, A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum, Grease, and Hairspray. Long before the Monkees short-lived television series , Dolenz had also starred as Circus Boy. He's even done a turn in a remake of a horror classic. ...

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  16. Drummer/singer/actor Micky Dolenz of The Monkees will grace the stage ...Read the original story

    Jul 18, 2014 | StamfordPlus.com

    Micky Dolenz does it all -- actor, musician, television director, radio personality, Broadway star and director! But his claim to fame stems from The Monkees where he shot to celebrity status as lead singer and drummer in the fabulous '60s! Dolenz brought us "Last Train to Clarksville", "I'm a Believer" and "Daydream Believer".

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  17. Cold Beer & Broads Premieres New SongRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2014 | High Times

    ... acts and artists including Suge Knight (Death Row Records), Fred Schneider (the B-52's) and Micky Dolenz (The Monkees). Born from optimistic attitudes, star-studded backgrounds in the music industry, and penchants for life's finer things (including ...

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  18. Ridgefield Playhouse to Welcome Micky Dolenz, 8/1Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Micky Dolenz does it all -- actor, musician, television director, radio personality, Broadway star and director! But his claim to fame stems from The Monkees where he shot to celebrity status as lead singer and drummer in the fabulous '60s! Dolenz brought us "Last Train to Clarksville", "I'm a Believer" and "Daydream Believer".

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  19. 'One of the best songs he ever wrote': The Monkees' ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2014 | Something Else! Reviews

    One of Mike Nesmith's best-selling songs wasn't recorded by the Monkees, though bandmate Micky Dolenz says it should have been.

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  20. What's Happenin': Thursday, July 10, through Wednesday, July 23Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2014 | River Cities' Reader

    ... at includes such joyous tunes as "Freak Flag," "I Think I Got You Beat," Donkey's and Shrek's "Travel Song," and the Monkees classic "I'm a Believer," audiences of all ages will no doubt delight in the fractured

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