Category Archives: The Monkees

The Monkees complete recording fourth studio album 50 years ago this hour #OnThisDay #OTD (Oct 16 1967)


Video: 'Star Collector (stereo remix)' (at 31:08)

(Monday, October 16, 1967, 2:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m. PDT) — The Monkees completed “Star Collector” today at United Recorders Studio A in Hollywood, completing the recording sessions for their fourth studio album Pisces, Aquarius, Capricorn & Jones Ltd (released Nov. 6, 1967). Continue reading The Monkees complete recording fourth studio album 50 years ago this hour #OnThisDay #OTD (Oct 16 1967)

The Monkees complete ‘Don’t Call On Me’ 50 years ago #OnThisDay #OTD (Oct 9 1967)


Video: 'Don't Call On Me (stereo remix)' (at 28:18)

(Monday, October 9, 1967) — The Monkees completed “Don’t Call On Me” today at RCA Victor Studios in Hollywood for their fourth studio album Pisces, Aquarius, Capricorn & Jones Ltd. Continue reading The Monkees complete ‘Don’t Call On Me’ 50 years ago #OnThisDay #OTD (Oct 9 1967)

The Monkees complete four tracks, work on fifth 50 years ago #OnThisDay #OTD (Oct 4 1967)


Video: 'Star Collector (Alternate Mono Mix)'

(Wednesday, October 4, 1967, evening PDT) — The Monkees completed an early version of “Star Collector” (at American Recording Co. in Studio City, California) and finished off “Goin’ Down,” “Daily Nightly” “The Door into Summer” and “Peter Percival Patterson’s Pet Pig Porky” tonight at Western Recorders, Studio One, in Hollywood, all but one (“Goin’ Down” would be issued as the flip-side of “Daydream Believer” single) for their fourth studio album Pisces, Aquarius, Capricorn & Jones Ltd . Continue reading The Monkees complete four tracks, work on fifth 50 years ago #OnThisDay #OTD (Oct 4 1967)

The Monkees work on two tracks 50 years ago #OnThisDay #OTD (Oct 3 1967)


Video: 'The Door Into Summer (2007 Remastered Alternate Mix)'

(Tuesday, October 3, 1967) — The Monkees completed an early version of “The Door into Summer” and an official studio version (vs. the TV version recorded on Aug. 21, 1967) of “Riu Chiu” today at RCA Victor Studios in Hollywood, the former for their fourth studio album Pisces, Aquarius, Capricorn & Jones Ltd. Continue reading The Monkees work on two tracks 50 years ago #OnThisDay #OTD (Oct 3 1967)

The Monkees complete ‘Love Is Only Sleeping’ 50 years ago #OnThisDay #OTD (Oct 1 1967)


Video: 'Love Is Only Sleeping (early stereo mix, vocals down mono remix, edit)' (at 53:43)

(Sunday, October 1, 1967) — The Monkees completed “Love Is Only Sleeping” today at RCA Victor Studios in Hollywood for their fourth studio album Pisces, Aquarius, Capricorn & Jones Ltd. Continue reading The Monkees complete ‘Love Is Only Sleeping’ 50 years ago #OnThisDay #OTD (Oct 1 1967)

The Monkees complete two tracks for next album 50 years ago #OnThisDay #OTD (Sep 23 1967)


Video: 'Hard To Believe (vocals down mono remix, edit)' (at 1:00:00)

(Saturday, September 23, 1967) — The Monkees completed two tracks: “Hard To Believe” and a re-make of “She Hangs Out” for their fourth studio album today at RCA Victor Studios in Hollywood Pisces, Aquarius, Capricorn & Jones Ltd. Continue reading The Monkees complete two tracks for next album 50 years ago #OnThisDay #OTD (Sep 23 1967)

The Monkees complete three tracks for next album 50 years ago #OnThisDay #OTD (Sep 5 1967)


Video: 'Salesman (mono remix, edit)' (at 49:10)

(Tuesday, September 5, 1967) — The Monkees completed three tracks: “Salesman,” “What Am I Doing Hangin”Round?” and “Cuddly Toy” and worked on a fourth, “Daily Nightly,” for their fourth studio album today at RCA Victor Studios in Hollywood Pisces, Aquarius, Capricorn & Jones Ltd. Continue reading The Monkees complete three tracks for next album 50 years ago #OnThisDay #OTD (Sep 5 1967)

The Monkees perform in Spokane, Washington 50 years ago #OnThisDay #OTD (Aug 27 1967)


Video: 'Summer 1967: The Complete U.S. Concert Recordings' (videos 52-68)

(Sunday, August 27, 1967; evening PDT)The Monkees performed tonight at The Coliseum in Spokane, Washington, on the final stop of the band’s summer 1967 tour. Continue reading The Monkees perform in Spokane, Washington 50 years ago #OnThisDay #OTD (Aug 27 1967)