The Monkees, starring Davy Jones, Micky Dolenz, Michael Nesmith, and Peter Tork premiered on September 12, 1966, Though made for TV, The Monkees had real-life hits and struggled against their "Pre-Fab Four" image. The band's music was initially supervised by producer Don Kirshner, backed by the songwriting duo of Tommy Boyce and Bobby Hart.Some of their best-loved and number one hits included "Last Train to Clarksville" Boyce & Hart's 1st Hit with the Monkees and Neil Diamond's "I'm a Believer " More successful singles followed, including another Neil Diamond song, "Little Bit Me, Little Bit You," Gerry Goffin and Carole King's "Pleasant Valley Sunday", and "Daydream Believer" by John Stewart of the Kingston Trio.
Little Walter meets Joan Jett and Tammy Wynette - Harmonica blowin’ hell-cat STACIE COLLINS is a blazing a trail traveled by few women. Sporting a hard-core honky-tonk wail backed by a slam-bang rock 'n' roll band, she writes her own songs wedding rock-n-roll, country & blues. Based in Nashville, TN, Stacie tours the US, Scandinavia and Europe regularly with her band and has become so popular iin Japan, she's spawned a Japanese “Stacie Collins” tribute band .
REVIEWS: “Guaranteed to get any party started... Imagine a late-night lock-in jam with Aerosmith, The Stones and ZZ Top, fronted by the equivalent of Ronnie Van Zant, or maybe even Shania Twain with balls.... It's sassy, sexy & rocks like a bitch". ” — Classic Rock Magazine
Top 10 intriguing tracks "I Won't Do Ya Like That" — Brian Mansfield, USA TODAY
“If you’re ready to rock, Stacie Collins is willing and able with her special honky-tonk recipe.” -Vintage Guitar Magazine * HIT LIST
“You don't come across too many female honky-tonk firebrands, let alone one who also blows a nasty harmonica. ” — The Philadelphia Inquirer
“Sometimes Ya Gotta… is that rarest of modern-day beasts: a joyous, vibrant, ass-kicking rock ‘n’ roll record, with the songs to match the attitude. Play it loud, and play it often. ” — Popdose
The PETER MOON BAND is kinda like Train, Tom Petty,Sublime and James Brown road trippin' with the Dalai Lama - Otis Redding is driving the bus!" (Dave Bartley, WKXD FM)
Moon’s trademark is a soulful, passionate voice, a powerful rhythm section and a truly remarkable versatility. “We play it all because we love it all – at a PMB show, you might hear Prince, George Jones, Bon Jovi, Black Eyed Peas, Skynyrd, Zac Brown, Hank Sr., Sublime, Macklemore , Bob Marley, KC and the Sunshine Band , Al Green, Eric Church, Queen and the White Stripes all in the same night!”
Peter Moon is equally at home whether it's cranking up Rock’n’Roll anthems at Bridgestone Arena for the Nashville Predators, boot-scootin’ the line dance crowd at the World Famous Wild Horse Saloon, or funkin' out a packed dance floor at weddings, clubs and private events.
Peter records his own music at his home studio. Peter worked on the music based on a story about addictions, that was set to the choreography with a new group of dancers to create a stage play FIX (What's Your Monkey). FIX is a powerful mix of modern dance, drama, comedy for the stage that deals with issues of addiction, recovery and relationships.
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Published on May 29, 2016
A half-century ago, a made-for-TV band suddenly became bigger than The Beatles. The Monkees hit the pop music scene in an unprecedented way, with four No. 1 albums and a classic Emmy-winning comedy. Now the band's surviving members are celebrating 50 years with a new album and tour, and by "monkeying around"
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