Paul Weller and Noel Gallagher joined to write for The Monkees
09 February 2016
More details of ‘Good Times’, the new album by The Monkees, have emerged with it now revealed that Paul Weller has written a song with Noel Gallagher especially for the album.
The Weller/Gallagher song title is yet to be announced but song titles by other well-known writers have been unveiled.
The album will include these songs by these writers:
Good Times! (Harry Nilsson) You Bring The Summer (Andy Partridge) Terrifying (Zach Rogue) Me & Magdalena (Ben Gibbard) She Makes Me Laugh (Rivers Cuomo) Love To Love (Neil Diamond) I Know What I Know (Michael Nesmith)
The album is produced Adam Schlesinger (Fountains Of Wayne, Ivy).
“This is one of the most exciting Monkees projects I’ve been involved in for decades!” says Micky Dolenz. “Working with Adam Schlesinger has been a pure delight and the opportunity to sing a duet with my old buddy, Harry Nilsson, is just beyond cool!”
Nilsson, who died in 1992, wrote The Monkees classic ‘Cuddly Toy’. Neil Diamond wrote I’m A Believer’.
The Monkees ‘Good Times’ will be released on June 10, 2016.