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I'm so sorry to read that Davy Jones has died, and at only the age of 66. The lead singer of The Monkees was the nicest member of the group that I met and of course appeared on one of the all-time most memorable Brady Bunch episodes:
Not to mention his game appearance in The Brady Bunch Movie, which I could watch over and over.
Just two weeks ago, he was one of the featured guests at The Hollywood Show. Amazing story about his interaction with a fan is here—please read. I didn't go up to his table, having met most of The Monkees during one of their comeback tours (with opening act Natural). The only pic I snapped of him was this one, which is kind of haunting now:
Maureen McCormick was originally scheduled to appear at the show, too, but canceled over money. Wish she'd gone—how sweet it would have been to see the two of them together again after 40 years and 40 zillion reruns.
So sorry for Monkees fans, who must really be shocked and saddened.
After the jump, very recent (within days) videos of Jones performing...
Video from their Q&A on October 8, 2011, in Burbank shows Burt Ward and Adam West (aka Batman and Robin) engaging in some sophomoric Don't Ask, Don't Tell banter when West's military service is discussed. Ward has a particularly interesting take on gay insinuations: "He who looks behind the door...has been there before..."
Video after the jump...