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Why All This Hoo-Ha About The Monkees?

Chris Welch, Melody Maker, 21 January 1967

OH, THE bitchiness! Oh, the arguments! Oh, the rows! It's amazing how pop can still cause furore and uproar from one side of the Atlantic to the other. A mighty thunder of sledgehammers filling the air as the knockers get to grips with their latest self-appointed task – demolishing the Monkees.

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