Tracklist

12" Vinyl 1
# Title Rating Length
A1 (Theme From) The Monkees
5 2:19
A2 Saturday’s Child
4 2:46
A3 I Wanna Be Free
5 2:25
A4 Tomorrow’s Gonna Be Another Day
4 2:35
A5 Papa Gene’s Blues
3 1:59
A6 Take a Giant Step
4.5 2:36
B1 Last Train to Clarksville
5 2:47
B2 This Just Doesn’t Seem to Be My Day
5 2:19
B3 Let’s Dance On
4 2:30
B4 I’ll Be True to You
5 2:48
B5 Sweet Young Thing
3 1:57
B6 Gonna Buy Me a Dog
1 2:40

Credits

12" Vinyl 1

acoustic guitar:
Tommy Boyce (US songwriter of Boyce and Hart) (1966-07-09) (track A6)
Wayne Erwin (1966-07-19) (track A3)
Gerry McGee (1966-07-19) (track A3)
Louie Shelton (1966-07-19) (track A3)
Tommy Boyce (US songwriter of Boyce and Hart) (1966-07-23) (track A4)
Tommy Boyce (US songwriter of Boyce and Hart) (1966-07-25) (track B1)
violin:
Jimmy Bryant (session guitarist) (1966-07-18) (track B5)
Bonnie Douglas (1966-07-19) (track A3)
Paul Shure (1966-07-19) (track A3)
electric bass guitar:
Larry Taylor (US bassist) (1966-07-09) (tracks A6, B4)
Larry Taylor (US bassist) (1966-07-23) (track B6)
electric bass guitar [Dano bass]:
James Burton (guitarist) (1966-07-18) (track B5)
Glen Campbell (US country singer, guitarist & actor) (1966-07-18) (track B5)
Al Casey (US rock & roll/rockabilly/surf guitarist/session musician) (1966-07-18) (track B5)
Mike Deasy (1966-07-18) (track B5)
Peter Tork (1966-07-18) (track B5)
cello:
Joseph Ditullio (cellist) (1966-07-05) (track B2)
Frederick Seykora (1966-07-19) (track A3)
drums (drum set):
Billy Lewis (drummer) (1966-07-05) (tracks A1, B2–B3)
Billy Lewis (drummer) (1966-07-06) (track B3)
Hal Blaine (1966-07-07) (track A5)
Frank DeVito (american jazz drummer) (1966-07-07) (track A5)
Billy Lewis (drummer) (1966-07-09) (tracks A2, A6, B4)
Hal Blaine (1966-07-18) (track B5)
Frank DeVito (american jazz drummer) (1966-07-18) (track B5)
Jim Gordon (Drummer (Derek and the Dominos)) (1966-07-18) (track B5)
Billy Lewis (drummer) (1966-07-23) (tracks A4, B6)
Billy Lewis (drummer) (1966-07-25) (track B1)
oboe:
Bob Cooper (US jazz saxophonist) (1966-07-09) (track A6)
glockenspiel:
Bobby Hart (1966-07-09) (tracks A6, B4)
viola:
Myra Kestenbaum (1966-07-19) (track A3)
tambourine:
Gene Estes (1966-07-09) (track A2)
[unknown] (Special Purpose Artist - Do not add releases here, if possible.) (1966-07-23) (track A4)
organ:
Bobby Hart (1966-07-05) (tracks A1, B3)
Bobby Hart (1966-07-06) (track B3)
Bobby Hart (1966-07-09) (track A2)
Bobby Hart (1966-07-23) (track B6)
guitar:
Gerry McGee (1966-07-05) (tracks A1, B2–B3)
Louie Shelton (1966-07-05) (tracks A1, B2–B3)
Wayne Erwin (1966-07-05) (tracks A1, B2–B3)
Wayne Erwin (1966-07-06) (track B3)
Gerry McGee (1966-07-06) (track B3)
Louie Shelton (1966-07-06) (track B3)
James Burton (guitarist) (1966-07-07) (track A5)
Glen Campbell (US country singer, guitarist & actor) (1966-07-07) (track A5)
Al Casey (US rock & roll/rockabilly/surf guitarist/session musician) (1966-07-07) (track A5)
James Helms (composer of the soundtrack of the 1970s TV series "Kung Fu") (1966-07-07) (track A5)
Don Peake (1966-07-07) (track A5)
Peter Tork (1966-07-07) (track A5)
Wayne Erwin (1966-07-09) (tracks A2, B4)
Gerry McGee (1966-07-09) (tracks A2, B4)
Louie Shelton (1966-07-09) (tracks A2, B4)
James Burton (guitarist) (1966-07-18) (track B5)
Glen Campbell (US country singer, guitarist & actor) (1966-07-18) (track B5)
Al Casey (US rock & roll/rockabilly/surf guitarist/session musician) (1966-07-18) (track B5)
Mike Deasy (1966-07-18) (track B5)
Peter Tork (1966-07-18) (track B5)
Wayne Erwin (1966-07-23) (track B6)
Gerry McGee (1966-07-23) (track B6)
Louie Shelton (1966-07-23) (track B6)
harmonica:
Keith Allison (1966-07-23) (track A4)
bass:
Larry Taylor (US bassist) (1966-07-05) (tracks A1, B2–B3)
William Pitman (1966-07-07) (track A5)
Larry Taylor (US bassist) (1966-07-09) (tracks A2, A6, B4)
Bob West (US session bassist, producer & songwriter) (1966-07-18) (track B5)
Larry Taylor (US bassist) (1966-07-23) (tracks A4, B6)
Larry Taylor (US bassist) (1966-07-25) (track B1)
electric guitar:
Wayne Erwin (1966-07-09) (track A6)
Gerry McGee (1966-07-09) (track A6)
Louie Shelton (1966-07-09) (track A6)
Wayne Erwin (1966-07-23) (track A4)
Gerry McGee (1966-07-23) (track A4)
Louie Shelton (1966-07-23) (track A4)
Wayne Erwin (1966-07-25) (track B1)
Gerry McGee (1966-07-25) (track B1)
Louie Shelton (1966-07-25) (track B1)
percussion:
Gene Estes (1966-07-05) (tracks A1, B2–B3)
Gary Coleman (US percussionist) (1966-07-07) (track A5)
Gene Estes (1966-07-09) (tracks A6, B4)
Gary Coleman (US percussionist) (1966-07-18) (track B5)
Gene Estes (1966-07-25) (track B1)
David Walters (session musician for The Monkees) (1966-07-25) (track B1)
vibraslap:
Jim Gordon (Drummer (Derek and the Dominos)) (1966-07-07) (track A5)
piano:
Jack Keller (1966-07-09) (track A6)
Larry Knechtel (1966-07-18) (track B5)
harpsichord:
Michael Rubini (1966-07-09) (track A6)
Michel Rubini (1966-07-19) (track A3)
background vocals:
Tommy Boyce (US songwriter of Boyce and Hart) (1966-07-05) (tracks A1, B2–B3)
Micky Dolenz (1966-07-05) (track B3)
Wayne Erwin (1966-07-05) (tracks A1, B2–B3)
Bobby Hart (1966-07-05) (tracks A1, B2–B3)
Ron Hicklin (1966-07-05) (tracks A1, B2–B3)
Davy Jones (The Monkees member) (1966-07-05) (track B2)
Peter Tork (1966-07-05) (track B3)
Bobby Hart (1966-07-06) (track B3)
Tommy Boyce (US songwriter of Boyce and Hart) (1966-07-06) (track B3)
Wayne Erwin (1966-07-09) (track A2)
Bobby Hart (1966-07-09) (tracks A2, B4)
Tommy Boyce (US songwriter of Boyce and Hart) (1966-07-09) (tracks A2, B4)
Micky Dolenz (1966-07-09) (track A6)
Ron Hicklin (1966-07-09) (tracks A2, B4)
[unknown] (Special Purpose Artist - Do not add releases here, if possible.) (1966-07-09) (track A6)
Peter Tork (1966-07-18) (track B5)
Micky Dolenz (1966-07-18) (track B5)
[unknown] (Special Purpose Artist - Do not add releases here, if possible.) (1966-07-18) (track B5)
[unknown] (Special Purpose Artist - Do not add releases here, if possible.) (1966-07-25) (track B1)
background vocals [harmony vocals]:
Micky Dolenz (1966-07-07) (track A5)
composer:
David Gates (singer/songwriter, lead singer of Bread) (track A2)
Michael Nesmith (track A5)
Russ Titelman (tracks B4, B4)
lead vocals:
Micky Dolenz (1966-07-05) (tracks A1, B3)
Davy Jones (The Monkees member) (1966-07-05) (track B2)
Micky Dolenz (1966-07-06) (track B3)
Michael Nesmith (1966-07-07) (track A5)
Micky Dolenz (1966-07-09) (tracks A2, A6)
Davy Jones (The Monkees member) (1966-07-09) (track B4)
Michael Nesmith (1966-07-18) (track B5)
Davy Jones (The Monkees member) (1966-07-19) (track A3)
Micky Dolenz (1966-07-23) (tracks A4, B6)
Davy Jones (The Monkees member) (1966-07-23) (track B6)
Micky Dolenz (1966-07-25) (track B1)
lyricist:
David Gates (singer/songwriter, lead singer of Bread) (track A2)
Gerry Goffin (tracks B4, B4)
Michael Nesmith (track A5)
producer:
Tommy Boyce (US songwriter of Boyce and Hart) (tracks A1–A3, A6–B1, B6)
Tommy Boyce & Bobby Hart (tracks A4, A6, B2–B4, B6)
Bobby Hart (tracks A1–A3, A6–B1, B6)
Jack Keller (tracks A1–A2, B2–B4)
Michael Nesmith (tracks A5, B5)
vocals:
Micky Dolenz (1966-07-23) (track B6)
Davy Jones (The Monkees member) (1966-07-23) (track B6)
writer:
Tommy Boyce (US songwriter of Boyce and Hart) (tracks A1, A3–A4, A4, B1–B2, B2–B3, B3, B3, B6)
Gerry Goffin (tracks A6, B5)
Bobby Hart (tracks A1, A3, B1–B2, B2–B3, B3, B3, B6)
Carole King (tracks A6, B5)
Michael Nesmith (track B5)
Steve Venet (tracks A4, A4)
recorded at:
RCA Studios in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (1966-07-05) (tracks A1, B2–B3)
RCA Victor Studios (Hollywood) in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (1966-07-06) (track B3)
RCA Studios in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (1966-07-09) (track A2)
RCA Studios in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (1966-07-18) (track B5)
RCA Studios in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (1966-07-19) (tracks A1, A3)
RCA Studio 1 in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (1966-07-23) (tracks A4, B6)
RCA Studio A (Hollywood) in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (1966-07-25) (track B1)
sampled by:
cover recording of:
Yes I Will (1966-07-09) (track B4)
later parody versions:
Monkey Sceheme (track A1)
later translated versions:
Ja ik wil (tracks B4, B4)
later versions:
recording of:
Let’s Dance On (track B3)
(Theme From) The Monkees (1966-07-05) (track A1)
Let’s Dance On (1966-07-05) (track B3)
This Just Doesn’t Seem to Be My Day (1966-07-05) (track B2)
Let’s Dance On (1966-07-06) (track B3)
Papa Gene’s Blues (1966-07-07) (track A5)
Saturday’s Child (1966-07-09) (track A2)
Take a Giant Step (1966-07-09) (track A6)
Yes I Will (1966-07-09) (track B4)
Sweet Young Thing (1966-07-18) (track B5)
I Wanna Be Free (1966-07-19) (track A3)
Gonna Buy Me a Dog (1966-07-23) (track B6)
Tomorrow’s Gonna Be Another Day (1966-07-23) (track A4)
Last Train to Clarksville (1966-07-25) (track B1)