I can’t imagine Dolenz and Jones would have been very pleased seeing this ad marketing the group as having great appeal to children. Mike Nesmith and Peter Tork having already left the band over these types of concerns.
“Oh My My” made it to #98 on the US Hot 100 and was the last Monkees tune to chart until the late 1980s. Remember this one? Have a listen below.
Previously on Vintage Ads: Black Sabbath, ‘Paranoid’ (1971)