Thursday, April 2, 2015

The Monkees in Japan in 1968! Davy and Micky in 1976! Rare Vintage Pics!

Back again with a barrel of Monkees Madness! Click below to enlarge these rare pics!

Above: The captivating cover to a rare Monkees Japanese concert
tour souvenir book! And, what about the insides of the book? Peek below!


Above: The Monkees arrive in Japan in 1968, for a series of sold-out concerts!






Above five images: The Monkees live in concert, in Japan!
The group had stops in Tokyo, Osaka, and Kyoto!




Above three images: The band during Tokyo press conferences, held during their far East tour in '68!


Above: The Monkees on the set of "Art For Monkees' Sake" in
1967 (left), and the band during their UK press
conference in 1967 (right)!



Above: Davy Jones, pulling a pint and enjoying a fag, during a
rare return to his home turf in Manchester, England, in 1967!



Above: Peter and Micky (with Davy in background) chat between
takes, on location for the episode, "Hillbilly Honeymoon!" 


Above: Tho the lyric deciphering is not quite correct, dig that fab pic faded behind the text! 



Above two images: More outrageous out-takes from the 1966
TV GUIDE photo session of the band! Click here for more!



Above two images: Here's (some of) the band in 1976, reconstituted
as DOLENZ, JONES, BOYCE & HART!  Plus: Davy hits the tennis
courts, the thing in the 70s!


2 comments:

david_b said...

Great pics, I still need to collect their Far East tour books from '68.

BTW.., ooops that UK conference pictured was actually 1967, sir.

Al Bigley said...

David-

Thanks for the catch, sir!

Al Bigley