Q: Were there specific elements you felt the songs needed both musically and lyrically to be a “Monkees” song?
Andy Partridge: Twanging guitar line, a la Clarksville, Love is Only Sleeping and Pleasant Valley Sunday, that was a MUST. Also a cheeky kind of lyric with a dash of surrealism, like Micky’s for Randy Scouse Git...
In Memoriam: Michael Nesmith
Dolenz sings Nesmith - The EP