DOLENZ, MICKY The MGM Singles Collection  BLUE vinyl SEALED, NEW
Release date: August 28, 2015
(Import) Vinyl LP pressing of this collection of solo tracks from Monkees vocalist/drummer Micky Dolenz. This collection includes all of Dolenz's original solo singles he released while at MGM and its various affiliated imprints. All of the recordings have been transferred from the original master tapes housed in the Universal vaults, except for two tracks where the original masters could not be located. Among the tracks included is a rendition of 'Daybreak,' written, arranged and conducted by Dolenz' pal Harry Nilsson; 'A Lover's Prayer' written by Randy Newman; a medley of classic Buddy Holly tunes; and two sides ('Easy on You' b/w 'Oh Someone') with Peter Tork helping out on arrangements. Two sides from Micky's collaboration with Michael Lloyd as Starship have also been included. Dolenz himself actively participated in the creation of this release.