The Monkees’ bass and keyboard player Peter Tork has died:
. . . The Monkees – Davy Jones, Micky Dolenz, Michael Nesmith and Peter Tork – were brought together for an American TV series in 1966.
They were famous for their clean-cut image and were marketed as the American answer to The Beatles, notching up nine Top 40 hits.
As well as playing instruments for the band, Tork also sang on many of the tracks. . .