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Tork & JLS Appear On New Album!

April 3, 2011 by  
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From: Anthony

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**Peter Tork Appears On Album**
Peter Tork & his good friend, James Lee Stanley, can be heard on a
new album by the North Carolina based group, Aura. The album will be
released in the first week of September and they will be featured on
a brand new cover version of the Monkees tune, “For Pete’s Sake,” as
well as another song called, “Work It Baby.” For information on
purchasing the CD, stay tuned to Aura’s website. Aura will also be
the opening act for Peter & James’s private performance at the
Lewisville Lawn Party, which is reportedly being filmed for cable &
as a possible future release.

**On TV**
Micky Dolenz’s appearance on “Boy Meets World” will be shown on the
Disney Channel on August 20 at 5pm EST and August 21 at 12am
EST. “Malpractice,” a movie directed by Micky will air on Lifetime
on August 21 at 2pm EST. The Monkees will be featured on the TRIO
special, “The Scream!! Heard ‘Round The World” on August 16 at 10pm
EST and August 17 at 1am EST. The show focuses on teen idols and
their fans. TV Land will repeat it’s program, “TV’s Top 40 Theme
Songs,” which features The Monkees on August 19 at 8pm EST. The
Monkees are also included in VH1’s special, “100 Greatest Moments
That Rocked TV: 40 – 21,” on August 28 at 4pm EST. “50 Greatest Teen
Idols,” which will air on VH1 on September 6 at 10pm EST, ranks Davy
Jones at number 43.

**Uncut Live DVD Sales Update**
The latest update on the status of the “Monkees – Live Summer Tour –
Extended & Uncut” DVD is proof that if we keep at a steady pace, we
will reach the 500 orders that are needed to produce the DVD. We
have now reached over 200 pre-orders, but are not quite at the
halfway mark of 250. Let’s keep the ball rolling! If you have yet to
order yours, you can reserve your copy now at

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From: “David Harry Rosenberg”


Micky Dolenz cameo as a shady music promoter on the ill-fated Ben
Stiller Show is now available at MTR. (Museum of Television and
Radio in New York City)

P.S. I saw a live Davy solo show two weeks ago here in Westbury, NY.
It was off the hook!!!! Excellent voice at fifty five plus
P.S. Also available at MTR


From: Brad Waddell

Recent news links:

WINNING singer ‘on planet fruitcake’ – East Anglian Daily Times, UK
Former labourer Peter Brame, 23, won the backing of television
viewers across Britain on Wednesday night for his live three-minute
rendition of The Monkees …

NO laughs please, we’re British – Independent, UK
… You might make money out of The Monkees, but they’ll never be
The Beatles. Nothing will ever match that special moment when David
Brent adjusts his tie.”. …

MONROE Quinn to perform at BMC’s Senior Center – New Jersey Journal,
… with such well-known artists as Peter Noone of Herman’s Hermits,
Billy Preston, Neil Innes, and Joey Mallond of Badfinger, Micky
Dolenz of the Monkees, and …

MUSIC Super 8 Superstar: – Windy city Media Group
… It was kind of a tip of the hat, not only to bands that had
their own song, like The Monkees, but also to the dance songs (of
the era). …

READERS’ turn to write: A peek into Wendel’s mailbox – Grand Island
Independent, NE
… A few weeks ago, I wrote about the music of the 60’s and how the
Monkees’ CD my son gave me for Father’s Day sweetly transported me
back in time to the good …

A model captain – BBC Sport, UK
… But Vaughan admits The Monkees’ Daydream Believer always gets
him dancing – although he is no John Travolta on the dance floor. …

EX-MONKEE sings blues – Akron Beacon Journal, OH
When they were American idols in the 1960s, the pop hits of Peter
Tork and the Monkees stood at the other end of the pop music
spectrum from, say, the fierce …

SEX club seven – This is London, UK
… in becoming a solo star. The group’s Monkees-style television
programme was broadcast in 95 countries. Raised in Tottenham,
Spurs …

MUSIC camp concert tonight – Central Maine Daily Sentinel, ME

SO Much For The City – The Thrills –, New Zealand,2106,2586399a4500,00.html

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