timeline 1965-1970

 

 

1966

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1967

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1968

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1969

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1970

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

October 1965 - The Monkees sign to Screen Gems.

November 1965 - Episodes begin filming.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

August 16, 1966 - "Last Train To Clarksville" single released.

September 12, 1966 - TV show debuts on NBC

October 10, 1966 - "The Monkees" LP released.

November 12, 1966 - "I'm A Believer" single released.

December 3, 1966 - First live show (Honolulu, Hawaii)

 

 

March 8, 1967 - "A Little Bit Me, A Little Bit You" single released.

April 24, 1967 - 1st season of TV show ends.

May 22, 1967 - "Headquarters" LP released.

June 30, 1967 - UK tour begins.

July 2, 1967 - UK tour finishes.

July 7, 1967 - Extensive US tour kicks off.

July 10, 1967 - "Pleasant Valley Sunday" single released.

August 27, 1967 - Last date of US tour

September 11, 1967 - Second season of TV series begins.

October 25, 1967 - "Daydream Believer" single released.

November 14, 1967 - "Pieces, Aquarius, Capricorn & Jones, Ltd." LP released.

 

 

March 2, 1968 - "Valleri" single released.

March 25, 1968 - Last episode of second season aired.

April 22, 1968 - "The Birds, The Bees & The Monkees" LP released.

 

 

 

Sept 18, 1968 - Tour of Australia and Japan begins.

October 8, 1968 - Tour of Australia and Japan ends.

November 8, 1968 - Film "Head" released.

December 1, 1968 - "Head" soundtrack LP released.

December, 1968 - Filming of "33-1/3 Revolutions Per Monkee" TV Special.

December 20, 1968 - Peter Tork leaves band.

 

 

February 15, 1969 - "Instant Replay" LP released.

March 29, 1969 - Final tour begins.

April 14, 1969 - "33-1/3 Monkees Per Revolution" TV special airs.

 

 

 

 

September, 1969 - TV show reruns appear on CBS Saturday mornings.

September 1969 - "Greatest Hits" LP released.

October, 1969 - "Monkees Present" LP released.

 

December 12, 1969 - Final tour show (Salt Lake City, UT)

December, 1969 - Mike Nesmith walks out on band.

 

 

March 1, 1970 - Mike Nesmith officially leaves the Monkees.

 

 

June 1970 - "Changes" LP released.

 

 

September, 1970 - Last recording session until 1986.


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