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Dylan Kickham
February 05, 2016 AT 07:00 PM EST

It’s been 50 years since NBC introduced the world to The Monkees, a group of four young men that became both sitcom stars and a rock and roll band. To celebrate the half century together, members Micky Dolenz and Peter Tork are releasing a new album and going out on a North American tour in 2016.

The new album, called Good Times!, is the band’s first release in nearly a decade, and the recording process has attracted a number of impressive names in the music industry. Noel Gallagher, Rivers Cuomo, and Ben Gibbard have all contributed songs for the collection, and Fountains of Wayne bassist Adam Schlesinger is producing it.

The Monkees reunited in 2011 for a 45-year reunion tour, minus fourth member Mike Nesmith who didn’t join. However, when Davy Jones died of a heart attack in 2012, Nesmith joined Dolenz and Tork to play some live shows. As of now, the new album and tour will only feature Dolenz and Tork, though Dolenz told Rolling Stone that Nesmith is “always invited.”

See the 2016 tour dates:

May 18 – Fort Myers, FL @ Barbara B. Mann Performing Arts Hall

May 19 – Melbourne, FL @ King Center for the Performing Arts

May 20 – Tampa, FL @ Ruth Eckerd Hall

May 21 – Atlanta, GA @ Frederick Brown Jr. Amphitheater

May 24 – Charlotte, NC @ Blumenthal PAC – Belk Theater

May 26 – Washington, DC @ Warner Theatre

May 27 – Boston, MA @ The Wilbur Theatre

May 28 – Philadelphia, PA @ Keswick Theatre

May 29 – Red Bank, NJ @ Count Basie Theatre

June 1 – New York, NY @ The Town Hall

June 3 – Toronto, ON @ Casino Rama

June 4 – Windsor, ON @ The Colosseum at Caesars Windsor

June 5 – Cleveland, OH @ Hard Rock Live Northfield Park

June 7 – Fort Wayne, IN @ Foellinger Theatre

June 10 – Louisville, KY @ Louisville Palace Theatre

June 12 – Indianapolis, IN @ Murat Theatre at Old National Centre

June 14 – Dayton, OH @ Rose Music Center at The Heights

June 28 – Dallas, TX @ AT&T PAC – Winspear Opera House

June 30 – Tulsa, OK @ Hard Rock Hotel & Casino

July 1 – Mayetta, KS @ Prairie Band Casino & Resort

July 16 – Hampton Beach, NH @ Hampton Beach Casino Ballroom

July 22 – Hot Springs, AR @ Oaklawn Racing and Gaming

September 15 – Phoenix, AZ @ Mesa Arts Center

September 16 – Los Angeles, CA @ Pantages Theatre

September 17 – Las Vegas, NV @ Primm Valley Casino Resorts

September 20 – San Francisco, CA @ The Warfield

September 21 – Modesto, CA @ Gallo Center For The Arts

September 23 & 24 – Lincoln City, OR @ Chinook Winds Casino Resort

September 25 – Seattle, WA @ The Moore Theatre

October 1 – Biloxi, MS @ Hard Rock Live

October 22 – Paso Robles, CA @ Vina Robles Amphitheatre

October 29 – Shippensburg, PA @ H. Ric Luhrs PAC

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