For those under 50, the Monkees were a popular band in the mid-late 1960’s that was formed by television executives to appeal to children and teens in a way similar to the way the more legitimate Beatles did. One of them wore a wool cap all the time before it was popular and his mother invented liquid paper. Another of the members appeared on the Brady Bunch at Marsha’s prom.
Here they are, in the flesh:
For those over 50 – HEY HEY It’s the Monkees! Well, not exactly…the Monkeephiles, a Monkees tribute band, is performing at Temple University Ambler on Sunday, July 30th, at 6:30 pm. For more information, click here.