On the latest episode of the Zilch podcast that breaks down The Monkees' new single, the musicians that recorded "She Makes Me Laugh" were credited:
Micky Dolenz: Lead Vocals
Michael Nesmith: Backing Vocals & Guitar
Peter Tork: Backing Vocals & Banjo
Adam Schlesinger: Bass
Mike Viola: Danelectro 12-String Guitar
Brian Young: Drums
Adam Schlesinger is the producer of The Monkees' upcoming studio album, Good Times! He is also the bassist for Fountains of Wayne, Ivy, and Tinted Windows. Adam has won Emmy and Grammy Awards and has been nominated for Oscar, Tony, and Golden Globe Awards.
Singer/songwriter Mike Viola has a plethora of musical credits to his name, including being a member of the 1990s pop/rock band The Candy Butchers. Viola has previously collaborated with Schlesinger, and co-produced Ryan Adams' 2014 eponymous album.
Brian Young is the drummer for Fountains of Wayne and has worked with a wide array of artists including The Jesus and Mary Chain.
Don't forget to listen to the latest episode of Zilch for more information about The Monkees' brand new single, "She Makes Me Laugh."
Micky Dolenz Live
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