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16 hrs ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

A chat with Michael Nesmith of The Monkees

The "he" in question is Michael Nesmith , 71, who brings his "Movies of the Mind" solo tour to the Belly Up next Wednesday, April 30 .

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Related Topix: Comedy, The Monkees, Entertainment, Television, Pop/Rock, Horror Movies, Short, Comedy Movies, Head, Musical Movies, Micky Dolenz, Michael Nesmith, Peter Tork

20 hrs ago | BreakingNews.ie

Irish Olympian talks about fight with depression

Irish Olympic hero Eamonn Coghlan has spoken of his personal battle with depression at the end of his running career - and the importance of knowing that help is available.

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Related Topix: Depression, Health, Pop/Rock

Tue Apr 22, 2014

Something Else! Reviews

'You never get over that': The Monkees' Micky...

The two-year anniversary of Davy Jones' sudden death has passed, but his long-time Monkees bandmate Micky Dolenz says he's still coming to grips with losing his treasured friend.

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Related Topix: Comedy, The Monkees, Entertainment, Television, Pop/Rock, Peter Tork

WGBH

'Cuddly Toy' On Nonstop Rotation For Margaret Cho

And now, the regular feature we call In Your Ear. That's where we invite some of our guest to tell us about the songs on their playlists.

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Related Topix: Comedy, The Monkees, Entertainment, Television, Pop/Rock, The Beach Boys

Fri Apr 18, 2014

Independent.ie

Well known Irish faces used their lungs to raise charity funds in...

Ryan Tubridy introduces Popular RTA< newscaster Eileen Whelan as Dusty Springfield, Senator Eamonn Coghlan is Davey Jones of The Monkeys, Best-selling author Cathy Kelly as Marilyn Monroe and Television presenter Emma O'Driscoll is Imelda May on the "Late Late Show - Reach for the Stars" Because this week's programme - called Reach for the Stars - ... (more)

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The Spokesman-Review

Getting your groove on - Fri, 18 Apr 2014 PST

I have too many records. Most vinyl aficionados will probably tell you such a concept doesn't exist, but when albums start stacking up precariously due to lack of shelf space, you've got a problem.

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Related Topix: Spokane, WA, Pop/Rock

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Something Else! Reviews

'I didn't sing for a good 10 years': Time away...

One of the more remarkable things about the Monkees' latest reunion - on par with Michael Nesmith's presence, after so long away - was how well preserved Micky Dolenz's voice is, decades after their late-1960s hey day.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Comedy, The Monkees, Entertainment, Television

Wed Apr 16, 2014

LA Weekly

Music Picks: Brokechella, Death and Xiu Xiu

The Greek goddess Circe has been reincarnated as a local singer-songwriter, but she doesn't need magic potions to lure unwary travelers.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Michael Nesmith, Music, Entertainment

Guitar Player

Under Investigation: Badass TV Guitars

The golden age of television was a goldmine for guitar music, from moody noir-guitar and twangy spy themes to serious sci-fi and campy fantasy , Westerns , and comedies .

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Related Topix: Entertainment, Drama, Television, Science Fiction TV, Comedy, Pop/Rock, Pawn Stars

Tue Apr 15, 2014

NME

Django Django cover The Monkees - listen

Django Django have covered The Monkees ' 'Porpoise Song'. The band will release their take on the Gerry Goffin and Carole King penned track - which was originally released in 1968 and featured on the album 'Head' - as part of their 'Late Night Tales' mix, which comes out on May 12. The track will also come out as a special 7" on Record Store Day, ... (more)

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Micky Dolenz, Peter Tork, Davy Jones

Examiner.com

Mike Nesmith and the jazzy side of the Monkees

Like many of you, I grew up on the Monkees a well, sort of. In fact, I was too young to experience the pre-Fab Four's '60s heyday.

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Sat Apr 12, 2014

Music-News.com

Michael Nesmith of The Monkees to play UK dates

Following the success of his first UK shows in 30 years, in 2012, Michael Nesmith, the woollen hat wearing Monkee, producer, multi-instrumentalist and country rock pioneer will be returning to the UK this year, on a 7-date tour.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Comedy, The Monkees, Entertainment, Television, Michael Nesmith, Newcastle, OK

Salt Lake Tribune

15 ways to make your stay at FanX pay

No one person can attend everything, because some of the events run concurrently.

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Related Topix: Adam Baldwin, Pop/Rock

Wed Apr 09, 2014

Something Else! Reviews

'Never did my love diminish': Michael Nesmith on his emotional return to the Monkees

Outside of their 1965-1970 heyday, Michael Nesmith had rarely returned to the Monkees - beyond the odd concert appearance here and there.

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Related Topix: Comedy, The Monkees, Entertainment, Television, Pop/Rock

Tue Apr 08, 2014

CBS Local

Minnesota Zoo Announces Summer Concerts

The Minnesota Zoo has announced some of the acts included in its lineup of summer concerts, and the roster includes old favorites and new talents alike.

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Related Topix: Comedy, The Monkees, Entertainment, Television, Pop/Rock, Horror Movies, Short, Comedy Movies, Head, Musical Movies, Micky Dolenz, Peter Tork, Davy Jones

Mon Apr 07, 2014

Patch.com

Hey, Hey, Who Remembers the Monkees?

Former Monkees member Michael Nesmith is bringing his Movies of the Mind Tour to City Winery Napa in one performance on May 1. "Movies of the Mind uses the songs I've recorded over the years, starting back when I was just a solo folk singer," Nesmith said.

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Related Topix: Comedy, The Monkees, Entertainment, Television, Pop/Rock, Michael Nesmith, Napa, CA

Sat Apr 05, 2014

UnionLeader.com

The Monkees to play at the Casino Balloom in May

HEY, HEY, IT'S THEM: Though the iconic crew of the TV show-turned-stage sensation lost a key member in 2012 with the death of Davy Jones, original members of The Monkees have banded together for a tour that will bring the trio to the Hampton Beach Casino Ballroom on Thursday, May 22. Though the iconic crew of the TV show-turned-state sensation lost ... (more)

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Something Else! Reviews

'I was so wiped out': Micky Dolenz on how a Beatles song...

Monkees fans will remember that "Good Morning, Good Morning," from the Beatles' Sgt.

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Fri Apr 04, 2014

Stuff.co.nz

Prefab-ulous cost savings

Prefab has many connotations. The "prefab four" was a name attributed, but not kindly, by critics to manufactured pop band The Monkees.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Oceania, New Zealand, World News,

Thu Apr 03, 2014

Slam X Hype

Your Current Sunglasses Are Not As Dope As These Keiichi Tanaami for SUPER Sunglasses

Hugely popular eyewear label SUPER have teamed up with legendary Japanese experimental artist Keiichi Tanaami to complete an impressive limited edition run of sunglasses that are being released just in time for Spring.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock

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