John Billings, bassist in The Monkees' touring band, shared this photo on Facebook of Wayne Avers (lead guitarist in the band) and Vance Brescia backstage at last night's show at the Count Basie Theatre in Red Bank, New Jersey. Brescia wrote The Monkees' 1986 comeback hit single, "That Was Then, This is Now," and joined Micky and Peter onstage last summer, too:
That is Wayne's very cool Gretsch that Vance is holding:
Vance also joined Micky and Peter onstage for the performance of "That Was Then, This Is Now."
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