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  1. BWW TV: Go Inside Rehearsal with Micky Dolenz for His 54 Below DebutRead the original story

    Jul 1, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Micky Dolenz is best known as the lead singer of the hugely successful rock 'n' roll band, The Monkees, which originated from the classic sixties TV show of the same name. The Monkees sold over 65 million records and has toured the U.S. many times over.

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  2. Life's a cabaret for Monkees' Micky Dolenz www.utsandiego.com...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2015 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... series "Circus Boy" in 1956. Nine years later, he joined Davy Jones, Mike Nesmith and Peter Tork in the cast of "The Monkees," a TV comedy series about the adventures of a young pop-rock band. Dolenz auditioned by singing Chuck Berry's "Johnny B. ...

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  3. From the parrot's beak: summer solstice editionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... I open the bedroom door, the parrot says , 'Quick, out the window!'" - PARROTRIVIA: In a classic episode of "The Monkees", the made-for-TV rock stars take jobs as sailors. The captain, has a parrot- who is voiced over by the group's Micky Dolenz. - ...

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  4. Psychedelic Bubble Gum: Boyce & Hart, The Monkees, and Turning Mayhem into Miracles (2015): BooksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2015 | Something Else! Reviews

    Best known for writing " The Monkees" for the popular TV show, as well as "Last Train to Clarksville," "I'm Not Your Steppin' Stone" and "I Wonder What She's Doing Tonight," the songwriting team of Tommy Boyce and Bobby Hart experienced great success in the 1960s. Hart's autobiography Psychedelic Bubble Gum: Boyce & Hart, The Monkees, and Turning Mayhem into Miracles traces his beginnings as a middle-class kid from a religious family in Phoenix to his success as the co-writer of some of the most listened-to pop songs ever.

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  5. From the editor: Oh, the shame of itRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2015 | Lake County Record-Bee

    ... the mirror reflection from our vehicles. We're proud when our roses are in bloom, to paraphrase Micky Dolenz of The Monkees. OK, OK - Carole King and Gerry Coffin actually wrote “Pleasant Valley Sunday.” But it's an appropriate song. ...

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  6. Ed Sheeran Helms the Modern British Invasion at Forest Hills StadiumRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | The Village Voice

    ... 1923. Sheeran will perform on a stage that's hosted fellow English greats: The Beatles, The Rolling Stones and The Monkees, among others. (Yes, The Monkees were an American band with an English frontman, but Davey Jones more than fits the bill here ...

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  7. Eight-year-old boy creates Monkees video, gets nod from Micky DolenzRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | The Ephrata Review

    Two of the three surviving members of the group, Micky Dolenz and Peter Tork, will be coming to the American Music Theatre on Aug. 28 at 8 p.m. Tickets are $69 and go on sale May 30. They will be playing all the group's hits, including "I'm a Believer," "Last Train to Clarksville," "Daydream Believer," "Pleasant Valley Sunday" and " Stepping Stone." The concert also will include a multi-media presentation with clips of the Monkees' TV show, which ran from 1966 to 1968.

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  8. The Monkees are back on basic cableRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2015 | Creative Loafing Tampa

    Remember The Monkees? You had better . Those among you who grew up obsessing about their reruns, what's your favorite episode of the absurd, surreal, slapstick-y 1960s sitcom starring America's most beloved prefab four?  When Mike runs for mayor? Or when Davy is held against his will to stop falling in love with girls but winds up ... (more)

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  9. Free-form Monkees humor once drove Hollywood legend to curse: 'I hate these f-ing kids'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2015 | Something Else! Reviews

    The zany brand of fun exhibited by the Monkees on their television show was no accident. In fact, Micky Dolenz says, everything on the set was designed to encourage them to work in as free form a manner as possible.

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  10. 'Last Train to Clarksville' writer Bobby Hart unleashes 'Psychedelic Bubble Gum'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... Photo courtesy of the Bobby Hart Private Collection used with permission "Psychedelic Bubble Gum: Boyce & Hart, The Monkees, and Turning Mayhem into Miracles," a memoir written by '60s pop singer-songwriter Bobby Hart with Glenn Ballantyne and ...

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  11. Hey, Hey it's the MonkeemobileRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2015 | NJ.com

    The original Monkeemobile, created for the '60s pop-music sitcom "The Monkees," is scheduled to appear Sunday at the Cruise to the Gap car show in Wind Gap. The original Monkeemobile will appear at the annual Cruise to the Gap car show Sunday, May 17, at Wind Gap Borough Park.

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  12. The Monkees once tricked critics into giving them a fair hearing: 'It's so funny'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2015 | Something Else! Reviews

    The Monkees' career can be split between the pre- and post- Headquarters era, between the days as a made-for-TV band and the period in which they created their own music. The problem, Micky Dolenz notes, is that some critics never recognized this important transition .

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  13. The Monkees to play London show in SeptemberRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2015 | NME

    The Monkees will perform a rare live show in the UK later this year. The American band have announced a London gig at the Hammersmith Eventim Apollo for September 4. Founding members Micky Dolenz and Peter Tork will perform at the gig, with fellow surviving member Michael Nesmith not thought to be involved.

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  14. The Monkees to play first London gig since 2011Read the original story

    May 11, 2015 | IndieLondon

    ... of a struggling rock band inspired by The Beatles' A Hard Day's Night , few could have predicted the impact The Monkees would make on music and pop culture at large, an impact that still reverberates 50 years later. The Monkees' cult runs deep in ...

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  15. The Monkees Set London Eventim Hammersmith Apollo ConcertRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The Monkees featuring Micky Dolenz and Peter Tork, will perform their first concert in the UK since their sold-out concert at the Royal Albert Hall in 2011. The concert will take place at the London Hammersmith Eventim Apollo on Friday 4th September 2015.

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  16. The Monkees return to the UKRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2015 | Music-News.com

    The Monkees featuring Micky Dolenz and Peter Tork, will perform their first concert in the UK since their sold-out concert at the Royal Albert Hall in 2011. The concert will take place at the London Hammersmith Eventim Apollo on Friday 4th September 2015.

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  17. BWW TV: Renee Zellweger and More Attend 'One Starry Night' Benefit for Als AssociationRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... "Chicago The Musical"), Grammy Award winner and international recording icon Petula Clark , Micky Dolenz ("The Monkees"), Juliana Hansen (Disney musical and concert star; NBC's "Grease, You're The One That I Want!"), singer/songwriter Devin Kelly, ...

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  18. BWW TV: Renee Zellweger and More Attend 'One Starry Night' Benefit for Als AssociationRead the original story

    May 5, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... "Chicago The Musical"), Grammy Award winner and international recording icon Petula Clark , Micky Dolenz ("The Monkees"), Juliana Hansen (Disney musical and concert star; NBC's "Grease, You're The One That I Want!"), singer/songwriter Devin Kelly, ...

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  19. Monkees - I'm A Believer / I'm Not Your Stepping StoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2015 | MusicEmissions

    Now I know that the Monkees were, what we would today derisorily call, a boy band. A rather obvious and doomed attempt to compete with the Beatles , they were thrown together by a record company to try to cash in on the popularity of fresh faced, clean cut boys with guitars.

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  20. The Monkees - The Birds, the Bees and the Monkees: On Second ThoughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2015 | Something Else! Reviews

    An astoundingly successful television show combined with a barrel full of hit singles spurred the Monkees into becoming one of the biggest bands of the late '60s. Comprised of Davy Jones, Micky Dolenz, Mike Nesmith and Peter Tork, the group may have been revered by millions, but were hurled heaps of abuse by ignorant critics.

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