The Monkees’ Michael Nesmith Hospitalized, Tour Canceled

Michael Nesmith

Monkees Guitarist Hospitalized …

Tour Dates Canceled

6/21/2018 3:53 PM PDT


Michael Nesmith, guitarist for The Monkees, fell ill while preparing to hit the stage for a concert in Pennsylvania … TMZ has learned.

We’re told 75-year-old Nesmith collapsed to the ground during the band’s soundcheck Thursday afternoon at the Keswick Theatre in Glenside, PA. Michael was not unconscious, but he was rushed to a hospital.

His rep says Michael’s already been discharged, but it’s unclear what the medical emergency was that prompted his hospitalization.

The Monkees – Daydream Believer

The Monkees — famous for their hits, “Daydream Believer,” “I’m a Believer” and “Last Train to Clarksville” — were in the middle of a national tour, and were set to perform at 8 PM ET. The venue has announced the show’s been postponed “due to illness.” 

However, reps for the band tell us the rest of the tour — 3 more dates in NY and NJ — has been canceled.

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