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What happened was, my parents after ‘Circus Boy’ decided to take me out of show business for two years to go back to normal school.…
They were looking for actors – real actors – who could play instruments. There was a lot of improvisation and scene work involved in addition…
My parents were both in show business. My father was an actor, my mom an actress, and both singers, dancers and actors. They met in…
Writing is a great love of mine.
When my ‘Scientific American’ arrives every month, I read it cover to cover.
The thing is, I’m not a prolific songwriter.
My influences were Little Richard and Jerry Lee Lewis and Chuck Berry.
In 1962 I was 17, so I was definitely watching the dance shows on television.
I’m now learning how to distinguish when I’m acting and when I’m not acting – offstage as well as onstage.
I was an entertainer, ever since I was a kid.
I had piano lessons at five and started guitar at ten, but although music and acting was always around me, my parents never pressured me…
And singing is a physical thing – your vocal cords are these muscles.
Ever since I was a kid, I’ve had an enormous interest in the sciences – everything from quantum physics to anthropology.
After high school I was going to be an architect. In fact, I was studying to be an architect when the audition for ‘The Monkees’…
There was never any pressure on me to go into the business, but I was always aware of it. I’d go on the set with…
No matter how tired I am, I can only sleep for four hours at a time.
I am extremely lucky; I’ve never been ill – although about 20 years ago I broke my right arm hang gliding.
The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame is not a public democratic organization; it’s a private club basically. It’s like a private golf club and…
Many people have fond memories of ‘The Monkees.’ I fondly remember it, too.
I’ve never been one to chase awards or anything like that, to be honest.
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