The Monkees Announce Farewell Tour
Iconic pop band, The Monkees, has announced a farewell tour across North America.
Surviving band members Micky Dolenz and Michael Nesmith will lead the tour, beginning on September 11 at Seattle's Moore Theater. Roughly two months later, The Monkees will play their final show together on November 14 at the Greek Theatre in Los Angeles.
The band will perform songs from their entire discography, from hits like "Daydream Believer" and "I'm a Believer" to deep cuts such as "Nine Times Blue" and "Auntie's Municipal Court."
Although the band has lost members Davy Jones and Peter Tork, Dolenz and Nesmith have continued to create together, with an album Recorded by Dolenz and written by Nesmith titled Dolenz Sings Nesmith-- which is set for a May 21 release date.
General admission and VIP tickets are now available for purchase, with more to go on sale later this week. More show dates and locations will also likely be announced soon.
The Monkees Farewell Tour Dates:
September 11th – Seattle, WA — Moore Theatre September 14th – Sacramento, CA — The Crest Theatre September 15th – San Jose, CA — San Jose Civic September 17th – Riverside, CA — Fox Performing Arts Center September 18th – El Cajon, CA — The Magnolia September 19th – Phoenix, AZ — Celebrity Theatre September 24th – Dallas, TX — The Majestic Theatre September 25th – San Antonio, TX — The Tobin Center For Performing Arts September 28th The Woodlands, TX — Dosey Doe September 29th The Woodlands, TX — Dosey Doe October 2nd – Chattanooga, TN — Trivoli Theatre October 6th – Birmingham, AL — Iron City October 7th – Knoxville, TN — Tennessee Theatre October 8th – Atlanta, GA — Atlanta Symphony Hall October 10th – Orlando, FL — Hard Rock Live October 12th – Fort Lauderdale, FL — Parker Playhouse October 13th – Clearwater, FL — Ruth Eckerd Hall October 15th – Biloxi, MS — IP Casino Resort & Spa October 16th – Jacksonville, FL — Florida Theatre October 19th – Red Bank, NJ — Count Basie Center October 20th – Tarrytown, NY — Tarrytown Music Hall October 22nd – Bethlehem, PA — The Wind Creek Event Center October 23rd – Atlantic City, NJ — Ocean Casino Resort – Ovation Hall October 24th – New York, NY — Town Hall October 26th – Burlington, VT — Flynn Center For The Performing Arts October 28th – Huntington, NY — The Paramount October 29th – Uncasville, CT — Mohegan Sun October 30th – Medford, MA – Chevalier Theatre November 1st – Greensburg, PA — The Palace Theatre November 2nd – Detroit, MI — Masonic Cathedral Theatre November 6th – Milwaukee, WI — Riverside Theater November 9th – Saint Charles, MO — Family Arena November 10th – Kansas City, MO — Uptown Theater November 14th – Los Angeles, CA — The Greek Theatre