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  1. David Bowie reveals Nothing Has Changed trailers and Sue videoRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2014 | Music-News.com

    ... the King Bees. Bowie's real name is Jones but he changed his name to Bowie avoid confusion with Davy Jones of the Monkees fame leapfrogged his own with the advent of the Monkees in 1966. Bowie released three singles as Davie Jones. The first song ...

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  2. 6 Reasons a Stage Name Might Be Right for YouRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | Back Stage

    ... David Bowie (born David Robert Jones) changed his name to avoid confusion with singer and actor Davy Jones (of The Monkees). Many names are inspired or refer directly to real world things that may be seemingly unflattering. Some surnames (like ...

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  3. Micky Dolenz on Monkees misconceptions: 'It wasn't a rock ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2014 | Something Else! Reviews

    Even today, there are misconceptions surrounding Micky Dolenz and the Monkees. That Charles Manson auditioned for the band.

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  4. Monkee Micky Dolenz to be honored with Lifetime Achievement Award Nov. 17Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | Examiner.com

    One of the Monkees , Micky Dolenz , will be honored along with Frankie Valli, lead singer of The Four Seasons, with Lifetime Achivement Awards at this year's Rockers On Broadway event which will take place Nov. 17, the PATH Fund, which is sponsoring the awards, announced Nov. 12. Legendary disc jockey 'Cousin' Brucie Morrow will also receive the Ambassador of Rock Award. "Teen Idols, have always been a special kind of rock star," Says Rockers On Broadway's Donnie Kehr.

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  5. 7 Celebrity Look-A-Likes You May Not Have NoticedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | AndPOP.com

    ... piercing eyes it's easy to see why these two could be mistaken for the other. While watching an old episode of The Monkees , I couldn't help but notice that The Wanted member Jay McGuiness is pretty much the spitting image of a young Micky Dolenz, ...

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  6. 11 things you need to know about LeBron JamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | OregonLive.com

    ... to be born. He shares that birthday with Tiger Woods, Sandy Koufax, Bo Diddley, Rudyard Kipling and two of the Monkees (Davy Jones and Mike Nesmith). When LeBron was growing up in some of the seedier sections of Akron, his mother Gloria moved from ...

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  7. EMI Sued In Foreign Royalties Dispute With Monkees SongwriterRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2014 | Billboard

    Davy Jones, Mickey Dolenz, Peter Tork and Mike Nesmith on the set of the television show 'The Monkees' in August 1967 in Los Angeles, California. EMI Music Publishing is facing a new lawsuit alleging a musician has been cheated over royalties on foreign sales.

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  8. The Monkees announce deluxe expanded box set of debut album comingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2014 | Examiner.com

    Rhino Records announced Sept. 29 they will release " The Monkees ," a box set featuring rare and unreleased tracks from the first album by the Monkees that included the hit "Last Train to Clarksville" in November.

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  9. Dolenz, DeWitt in Ivoryton Playhouse premiere of Mike Reiss' 'Comedy is Hard!'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... . Starring in this delightful and poignant comedy are Joyce DeWitt ( Three's Company ) and Mickey Dolenz ( The Monkees ). The show runs though October 12th. Micky Dolenz monkeys around with Joyce DeWitt in Mike Reiss' new play 'Comedy Is Hard' - ...

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  10. An ode to 'Gone With the Wind,' as it returns to theatersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2014 | NorthJersey.com

    Frankly, my dear, I didn't give much of a damn. On that Saturday in October 1967, I would much rather have been doing something - anything - that involved The Monkees.

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  11. David Bowie Is at the MCA Reveals a Cultural Icon, Beyond the PopRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2014 | Gapers Block

    ... Jones or Davie Jones since he was 15. (He changed his name partly to distinguish himself from Davy Jones of the Monkees.) Even as a young teen performer, he was concerned about his image and identity. He designed business cards and stage sets for ...

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  12. Photo Flash: Micky Dolenz and Joyce DeWitt Star in Comedy is Hard, Opening TonightRead the original story

    Sep 25, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... in Ivoryton, CT. The play opens tonight, 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. Scroll down for a first ...

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  13. Photo Flash: First Look at Micky Dolenz and Joyce DeWitt in Mike Reiss's Comedy is HardRead the original story

    Sep 24, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... begin tonight, 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. Scroll down ...

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  14. Legendary Rock Shows at Forest Hills StadiumRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2014 | WSJ Media and Advertising

    ... to see this concert two seasons ago. Hendrix, still a year shy of superstardom, was the unlikely opener for the Monkees, a pop-rock band that was made for a TV show and fashioned itself after the Beatles. The thousands of fangirls didn't appreciate ...

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  15. Hey, hey it's a Monkee house: Davy Jones home for ...Read the original story

    Sep 18, 2014 | Rock102online.com

    ... role of Artful Dodger in Oliver!, a Broadway musical. In 1966, he and three other young men were recruited for the Monkees, a band created for a TV series that ran until 1968. Jones, who at 5 feet, 3 inches (1.6-metre) tall rode as a jockey in his ...

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  16. Hey, Hey, We're the MonkeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | Neatorama

    ... guest post from actor, comedian, and voiceover artist Eddie Deezen . Visit Eddie at his website or at Facebook . The Monkees were one of the strangest stories in both musical and television history. The story's genesis was actually in July of 1964, ...

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  17. 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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  18. 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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  19. '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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  20. 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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