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Last month Death Cab For Cutie returned to the spotlight with “You Are A Tourist,” the great first single and video from their forthcoming Codes And Keys. A sunny addition to our spring playlist, it recalls brighter moments of mid-period Cure when it’s not channeling “Float On.” That’s fitting given how Ben Gibbard’s got five… More »

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Django Django – “Porpoise Song” (The Monkees Cover)

The Monkees were a made-for-TV band designed to capitalize on the Beatles' popularity and to engage in wacky sitcom hijinks. But in 1968, they made…
Tom Breihan | April 16, 2014 - 8:38 am

R.I.P. Davy Jones

TMZ reports that Davy Jones, singer for the Monkees, died of a heart attack this morning while at home in Florida. He was 66.
Tom Breihan | February 29, 2012 - 1:55 pm
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Then He Saw Their Trades, Now He’s A Believer

Hey hey they’re the Monkees! Who knew they’d be whoring around? Okay, in fairness you had to figure at this point they’d be trying to…
Stereogum | September 24, 2007 - 4:23 pm
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