R.I.P. Davy Jones

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  1. jmbarker

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    Davy Jones of The Monkees passed away today of a heart attack, age 66.
     
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    Listening to the band now. Another hard blow to the baby boomers.
     
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    Oh wow!!! Hey hey we're the monkeys, people say we money around, but we're too busy singing, to put anybody down... I remember them from when I was a small child.

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    God didnt know that and only 66,one of if not the first manufactured band,did some good stuff back in the day.
     
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    They really did have some great songs, irregardless of where those songs came from. Besides, it's not like much of the current pop music isn't fabricated either. I mean...seriously.....:)
     
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    Oh yes of course they are,just mentioned it as back then bands wernt manufactured,they were put together for the tv show The Monkees and went on to be highly sucsessful.
     
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    Davy Jones thanks for all the great music....long live the monkees...
     
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    Cheer up sleepy jean, oh what can it mean to a daydream believer and a homecoming queen?

    /RIP.
     
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    Guess I'm showing my age. I watched the "Monkees" on TV as a teenager. Of course I said it wasn't really me but my little brother. I still sing that "hey hey we're the Monkees" allay when I hear it.

    RIP Davy Jones.
     
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    Moved to off topic section.
     
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    Gosh we were only talking about him recently. I didn't know any girl who wasn't in love with him and I will always remember him with a smile. :). Rest Well!
     
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    Although I was literally just born when The Monkees came about, 10 years later as a kid, they were my obsession, and I saw them twice in the 90's for the reunion tours when I was already an adult. I'll always have a soft spot for them. I'm sorry to hear of this. I actually somewhere around my house have one of their original albums that an older neighbor from my childhood neighbor gave to me out of niceness. I could sing the lyrics to most of their songs still. Too sad.
     
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    Summer holidays as a kid I used to get up and watch their TV shows in the mornings......how time flies!

    The Archangel
     
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    Shame:(. That just made I shiver down my back
     
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    Yeah…
    He will
    rest in peace
     

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