Monkees Announce US Tour -
The Monkees have announced their first live showsince the death of Davy Jones inFebruary.
The remaining members of the pop-icons, MichaelNesmith, Mickey Donlenz and PeterTork have revealed that the group will launch a 12-dateU.S tour in November. The tour is set to kick off in Escondido,California on Nov.8 and will finish up in New York on Dec.2.
The Monkees will play a varied selection of their biggest hitsfrom their first five albums plus music from their film, 'Head' aswell as their TV series. The tour will also be accompanied by amultimedia showcase which will 'highlight' Jones and will featurerare films and photographs.
"This seems like a good time to do this - the righttime," Nesmith told Rolling Stone. "Who knows when we will get anotherchance?"
The Monkees' full tour dates below:
11/8 Escondido, CA - California Center for the Arts
11/9 Santa Barbara, CA - The Arlington Theatre
11/10 Los Angeles, CA - Greek Theatre
11/11 Cupertino, CA - Flint Center for the Performing Arts
11/15 Minneapolis, MN - State Theatre
11/16 Chicago, IL - The Chicago Theatre
11/17 Cleveland, OH - Lakewood Civic Auditorium
11/18 Buffalo, NY - The Center For The Arts
11/29 Philadelphia, PA - Keswick Theatre
11/30 New Brunswick, NJ - State Theatre Regional Arts Center
12/1 Huntington, NY - The Paramount
12/2 New York, NY - The Beacon Theatre