Monday, September 12, 2011

Iconography: the Monkees


(image taken from Last fm)

(image taken from The New York Times)

(image taken from Retro Rebirth)

(image taken from 8 Notes)

Apparently, forty-seven years ago, this evening, The Monkees series debuted on television, a notable fact I learned while listening to the bombasticly lewd radio announcer on my drive home. Men's wear, boy bands, and music television were, obviously, never the same again.

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  3. I LOVE THE Monkees!!! THEY totally rock!!!! We use to watch the tv show they had too! About the bakelite cat pins, are they Leah Steins!!! WE LOVE her pins from the '80s!!! I have a dog by her!
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  4. I can still remember watching the re-runs...and that song! Yeah yeah we're the Monkeys...I think as a kid I didn't even know if they sang anything else!

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