In Memorium: Davy Jones of The Monkees chats about his career in one of his last interviews

Davy Jones during his THE MONKEES days

With the passing of Davy Jones last week at age 66 of a heart attack, the world has once again re-evaluated his position in pop culture as one-fourth of the 1960s rock band The Monkees. Together with Micky Dolenz, Michael Nesmith and Peter Tork, the foursome were cobbled together for a successful TV show which resulted in a string of successful albums – music which still resonates today even if they were unfortunately dubbed by the media “The Pre-Fab Four” (a nod to the Beatles). From “Daydream Believer,” “Look Out, Here Comes Tomorrow” and “I Wanna Be Free,” Jones was …Read On »

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Interview: Monkees member Davy Jones chats MY MUSIC: ’60s POP ROCK’

Davy Jones performs on MY MUSIC: '60s POP ROCK | ©2011 PBS

Davy Jones remains one of the most enduring icons of ‘60s pop, thanks largely to the fact that as the primary lead singer of the Monkees, he was insanely popular, but also because he’s still performing now. For people of a certain age, the Monkees were indelible. Yes, the ‘60s band – Jones, Micky Dolenz, Peter Tork and Michael Nesmith – were originally put together by NBC network casting executives and played a lot of material by outside songwriters, but the songs were catchy, the show was fun (and actually subversive when rewatched by adults), and the band has remained …Read On »

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Exclusive Photos from the JACK AND JILL World Premiere

Katie Holmes at the World Premiere of JACK AND JILL | ©2011 Sue Schneider

Recently Columbia Pictures held the World Premiere of JACK AND JILL at the Regency Village Theatre in Westwood. Since JACK AND JILL is about a twin brother and sister (portrayed by Adam Sandler), there were lots of twins that walked the red carpet from young to old. Seen walking the carpet were the stars of the film, which included: Adam Sandler (who is also theProducer/Screenwriter), Al Pacino, Katie Holmes, Allen Covert (also Executive Producer), Rohan Chand, Elodie Tougne, David Spade, Steve Koren (Screenwriter/Executive Producer), Gary Valentine, Billy Blanks, Michael Irvin, Bill Romanowski, Jordan and Justin Fagundes, Dennis Dugan (Director) and …Read On »

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