Tag: Michael Nesmith

Music, Popdose Exclusives

Popdose Song Premiere: The Monkees, “Birth of an Accidental Hipster”

And…  the win goes to this Paul Weller/Noel Gallagher composition, sung mainly by Michael Nesmith, with Micky Dolenz – a...

Music, Popdose Exclusives

Popdose Song Premiere: The Monkees, “Me & Magdalena”

And here it is – the third new song from the forthcoming Monkees album, Good Times.  Unlike the uptempo poppiness of the prior...

Music, Popdose Exclusives

Popdose Song Premiere: The Monkees, “You Bring the Summer”

And as quickly as we premiered “She Makes Me Laugh”, here now is another brand new track from The Monkees’ forthcoming...

Music, Popdose Exclusives

Popdose Single Premiere: The Monkees, “She Makes Me Laugh”

How can you not love this?  It’s The Monkees – it’s brand new and it’s as “classic Monkees” and...

Music, Reissue Reviews

Reissue Review: The Monkees, “The Monkees” (Super Deluxe Edition)

This is one of those albums where I cannot even remotely pretend to be objective – The Monkees was the first album I ever owned in my...

AJOBO, Music

AJOBO: Five Reasons Why This Monkees Tour Matters

I became a Monkees fan at age 11 after binge-watching their hit TV show on Nick-at-Nite’s Block Party Summer. Its run lasted all of...

Concert Reviews, Music

Concert Review: Michael Nesmith, City Winery, New York City, 3/16/14

Being that we (us, being Allison Johnelle Boron and Rob Ross, respectively, both of Popdose) were at City Winery in New York on Sunday...

Music, Popdose Roundtable

Popdose Music Roundtable: January 2014

It's the Popdose Music Roundtable for January 2014 -- wherein the staff gabs about any music, new or old, that has been moving us over the...

AJOBO, Music

AJOBO: I Met Michael Nesmith … Then It Got Dark and I Died

This is the first edition of my ~brand new column~ here on Popdose! I was going to start off last week by posting some lame introduction,...

Music, Reissue Reviews

Reissue Review: The Monkees, “The Monkees Present”

As what is presumably the last of the incredible Rhino releases from the archives of The Monkees’ studio works, The Monkees Present...

Television, TV on DVD

TV on DVD: “The Best of Fridays”

youtube width=”602″ height=”350″ video_id=”wHV1ZcTVK40″ Everyone knows a few particular things about...

Dw. Dunphy On..., Music, Television

Dw. Dunphy On… One of the Weirdest TV Conventions of the ’60s and ’70s

I am a writer for Popdose.com...and I'm in a band!...

Music, Popdose, The #1 Albums

The #1 Albums: “Pisces, Aquarius, Capricorn & Jones Ltd.” by the Monkees

In 1967, the album supplanted the single as rock’s preeminent art form. Yet the album that ended 1967 at #1 in Billboard sits astride...


Digging for Gold, Music

Digging for Gold: The Time-Life “AM Gold” Series, Part 5

Our celebration of AM Gold's compilation series continues with the first batch of songs from 1963. Hello Beach Boys!...


Greatest Un-Hits, Music

Greatest Un-Hits: Davy Jones’ “Girl” (1971)

In the spring of 1995, I had a brief but odd obsession with The Brady Bunch Movie. It’s probably because it collided my first pop culture...


CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: Monkees, “Head” (Deluxe Edition)

Will Harris praises Rhino Handmade's reissue of the Head soundtrack and the Monkees songs contained therein, but the album as a...


Music, The Weekly Mixtape

The Friday Mixtape: 8/20/10 — Late Summer, Late Seventy-something

This week's Popdose mixtape features deep tracks from the 1970s, including music from Jackson Browne, Syreeta, Grand Funk, John Lennon,...


CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: The Monkees, “The Birds, the Bees & the Monkees”

If there’s one thing you need to take into consideration when reviewing a release from Rhino Handmade, it’s this: don’t let yourself...


Lost in the '70s, Music

Lost in the ’70s: The Monkees, “Oh My My”

What happens when you take two Monkees out of the zoo? Why, 1970's Micky Dolenz/Davy Jones opus Changes, of course....


Music, Way Out Wednesday

Way Out Wednesday: Here No Evil — A Tribute to the Monkees

I’ve always been a fan of the Monkees. I watched the show when it came on the first time, and later when it was in reruns. I got...


Lost in the '70s, Music

Lost in the ’70s: Michael Nesmith, “Cruisin'”

Former Monkee Michael Nesmith closed out the ’70s in a better position than when the decade began.  After the Monkees disbanded,...