The Monkees often get sidelined as an amusing footnote in the world of pop music, a “Pre-fab Four” that was hastily thrown together in the mid-’60s for a U.S. version of Beatlemania. But the four Monkees transcended their pre-fab status to become an actual band, and the transition is unlike any other in pop-music history.
Peter Tork, RIP
And from 2017, a very sedate Wonder Bread version by Avriel and The Sequoias.
Eddy updating his earlier 1968 hit with The Equals.