Updated Friday, August 26 @ 9am EST
Yesterday, Michael Nesmith posted a message on his Facebook page announcing that he will make his last appearance on The Monkees' current 50th Anniversary Tour (and perhaps his final as a Monkee) at a Los Angeles concert this September. Major media outlets have been covering this story:
"His message concluded with what reads like a farewell to his career as a Monkee."
"The Monkees' Mike Nesmith announced Aug. 19 on his Facebook page that he'll do one more show with fellow Monkees Micky Dolenz and Peter Tork on their 50th anniversary tour..."
"As Nesmith wrote, he anticipates the Los Angeles gig to be his last with the Monkees."
"Nesmith made the announcement on his Facebook page, stating that his appearance on September 16 at the Pantages Theater in Los Angeles will be his final performance with the Monkees."
UK Daily Mail: 'Looks like I’ve made it to the end': Michael Nesmith announces he will play one final gig with The Monkees
"Michael Nesmith has announced he will play one final show with his group before splitting for good."
"He also made statements that may be putting a cap on his involvement with The Monkees as a whole."
"Nesmith...said the Pantages show allows him to firmly close the book on his tenure with the band."
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