Still rollin’ with the flow: Twists and turns with ‘smart Monkee’ Michael Nesmith

Michael Nesmith strums a 12-string Sunburst Gretsch electric guitar and may be on the brink of running from the grand ennui in this pensive moment captured while the Pre-Fab Four were sound checking at the Hollywood Bowl on June 9, 1967. Image Credit: Monkees.net / Rhino Entertainment

Michael Nesmith, best known as the lead guitarist and resident genius songwriter of the Monkees and later for his trailblazing recordings with the First National Band in the nascent country rock oeuvre, was concluding his stint at San Antonio College on a tragic November afternoon when America experienced the senseless assassination of President John…

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Jeremy Roberts

Jeremy Roberts

Retro pop culture interviews & lovin’ something fierce sustain this University of Georgia Master of Agricultural Leadership alum. Email: jeremylr@windstream.net