This evening, Monkees.com emailed the following message about the forthcoming Monkees Blu-ray package that was scheduled for a June 24 release:
The Blu-ray set was first announced by Rhino on September 8, 2015 with a street date of January 29, 2016. On January 12, 2016, Rhino pushed back the release date for the first time to April 29, 2016 but later announced on April 14 that the set would be delayed until June. Rhino's John Hughes commented on the third postponement on the Zilch Facebook page:
This evening, The Monkees' official YouTube channel posted the following message and video:
The Monkees – Episode 56 "Some Like It Lukewarm," new HD restoration, FULL EPISODE
As a teaser, please enjoy Episode 56, "Some Like It Lukewarm": To enter and win a band contest, Davy poses as a girl and falls in love with Daphne, posing as a boy. THE COMPLETE SERIES is coming to Blu Ray in glorious high definition June 2016! Pre-order only at Monkees.com – not sold in any other store!
(Make sure you select HD in your player settings.)
The official online Monkees store has provided a closer look at the upcoming Blu-ray set:
"She Makes Me Laugh" will be the first new Monkees single since 1987;