Monkees Among New Inductees To America's Pop Music Hall Of Fame
January 27, 2014 at 3:53 PM (PT)
THE MONKEES will be formally inducted into AMERICA’S POP MUSIC HALL OF FAME with a presentation at the Monkees Convention in Meadowlands, NJ, Saturday, March 15th at noon. MICHAEL NESMITH and MICKY DOLENZ will each receive awards marking their 2014 selection.
Also elected into the 2014 Hall of Fame were the BEE GEES, TONY BENNETT, THE CARPENTERS, CHICAGO, BUDDY HOLLY, ELTON JOHN, CAROLE KING, DEAN MARTIN, ROY ORBISON, PATTI PAGE, THE PLATTERS, SIMON & GARFUNKEL and THE SUPREMES.
For his first-ever Monkees Convention, NESMITH will be performing his show, “Movies of the Mind” ON
Saturday, March 15th at 9p. The weekend will also include performances from MICKY DOLENZ, COCO DOLENZ, CHRISTIAN NESMITH AND CIRCE LINK, JONATHAN NESMITH AND JESSICA NESMITH, THE BLUE MEANIES and the 1910 FRUITGUM COMPANY, among others.
A special tribute to the late DAVY JONES is also planned.
Among others in attendance will be BILLY J. KRAMER, BUTCH PATRICK (“THE MUNSTERS“), LARRY STORCH (“F TROOP”), and the MONKEEMOBILE. Tickets are available at www.monkeesconvention2014.com.