After airing today on NPR's World Cafe radio program, a recording of "Me & Magdalena" (from The Monkees' forthcoming album, Good Times!) made its way to YouTube and quickly spread like wildfire on social media. Michael Nesmith took to Facebook to comment on the song, written by Ben Gibbard of Death Cab For Cutie, and also posted the link to the unofficial YouTube upload:
UPDATED 9:30 PM EST: OOPS, says Nez!
According to Michael, it looks like we will have an official release of "Me & Magdalena" on May 16. Stay tuned!
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