Monday, March 12, 2012

More MONKEES Mayhem! Then and Now! Rare Pics! "Monkee Girls!"

How much Monkees can you stand? More rare tidbits! First up: A look at the cover to the souvenir concert program book, sold only at the band's 1967 tour stops! Who knew that, inside that famed cover was a parody shot of the "Monkees girls," in direct reflection of the font cover pic? Click all to enlarge!



Next: From a hard-to-find 1969 issue of DATEBOOK magazine, the devastating departure of Peter Tork from the Monkees is covered, along with some rare pics!




Below: An article from the CHARLOTTE OBSERVER newspaper, detailing the amazing 1986 Monkees comeback tours and reunion!



Below: A 1996 article on the Monkees appearing on the BOY MEETS WORLD television series! It was revealed recently that Michael Nesmith visited the set, which led to a full reunion, and the making of the Monkees' JUSTUS album, and a UK tour by all four!




Below: A TV GUIDE piece on a Micky Dolenz factoid, from way before the Monkees, even! Micky was a child star of a 50s TV show called CIRCUS BOY! Note the pic of Micky, culled from an alternate pic (below, right) of the band taken for their 2nd GUIDE appearance!

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