What's On My Mind / Boyce & Hart, Monkees and More

Caroline Boyce

New Film About Boyce & Hart October 9, 2012

Filed under: Uncategorized — Caroline Boyce @ 2:37 pm

‘Candy Store Prophets’ is a film about Boyce & Hart.

Bobby Hart narrates their story through extensive unseen archives,rare photographs and personal remembrances.

View the trailer at http://vimeo.com/50505979

The acclaimed songwriting duo, Tommy Boyce and Bobby Hart are considered to be one of the most influential teams of popular music in the 60s and 70s. Boyce and Hart played a pivotal role in creating the Monkee sound as  composers and producers of their most recognizable hits  including the Monkees Theme, Last Train to Clarksville, I’m Not Your Steppin’ Stone, Valleri, I Wanna Be Free and Words .

Boyce & Hart went on to enjoy a successful career as a performing duo penning several more Top 10 Hits includingI Wonder What She’s Doing Tonight,Out & About and Alice Long(You’re Still My Favorite Girlfriend).

Together they were featured guests on the 60s TV talk shows, Bewitched, I Dream of Jeannie, Flying Nun, and were featured in the top Teen Magazines.  Additionally, whether as a writing duo or as co-writers with others, they have penned some of our favorite classic hits, such as, Come A Little Bit Closer, Hurts So Bad, Pretty Little Angel Eyes, Keep On Singing, Under The Moon of Love, and the theme to the s soap opera Days of Our Lives. Their songs have been covered by hundreds of artists around the world, used in numerous movies and television shows,  and in commercials. Tommy and Bobby remained the best of friends until Tommy’s untimely death Nov. 23, 1994.  www.officialboyceandhart.com


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