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Mitch Schecter: From Local Philly Bands to A Successful Musical Career.

What age did you get started or interested in music?
“As long as I can remember, music has been a part of my life. In 4th grade I sang in The Philadelphia All Boys Choir, and in 5th grade I took Trombone and Guitar lessons. 1,136 more words

Music

For the Love of Music (part 1)

Music is one of the joys of my life. I enjoy listening to all types of music, attending concerts and singing in the shower. Unfortunately, I’ve learned through the years that I just don’t have any real musical talent. 712 more words

Random Thoughts

Daydream Believer

“You once thought of me
as a white knight on his steed.
Now you know how happy I can be.
Oh, and our good times start and end… 30 more words

Musings

New Collectibles Of The Monkees Are Coming This Fall

“Here we come,

Walkin’ down the street,”

And onto your toy shelf?

That’s right, Monkees fans. The wait is over.

A recent tweet from Figures Toy Company announced that eight-inch and 12-inch retro style figurines of the iconic American pop-rock band and stars of their own network television series from 1966-1968, will be arriving this fall. 518 more words

Features

This Gleek Will Always Be a Daydream Believer

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I am a Gleek and  I am not ashamed to admit it.  I totally get sucked into the lives of those glee club members and their fearless leader, Mr. 416 more words

My Take On TV And Media

March 14

Happy Pi Day!

To celebrate give a listen to the greatest recorded homage to pie ever recorded: The Monkees Peter Percival Patterson’s Pet Pig Porky… 131 more words

Vinyl

The Monkees: Head (1969)

For the longest time this album was a real rarity and a curio.  When I first worked in record shops as a boy in the mid-80s, you could only get it as a pricey import.  806 more words

Cassettes