Think the only song of theirs I've heard is "Along Came Mary"
Posted by Pugeye on 8/13/2017, 10:06 am, in reply to "Hey Pugeye" 73.241.110.x
but I can't remember how it goes or how I felt about it (not really a good sign). Pretty sure I saw them lip syncing to it on "Laugh In" or something. Wasn't the song kinda controversial and didn't "Mary" maybe mean marijuana? The Monkees kinda tarnished the reputation of manufactured poseur 60's psych pop groups but there were quite a few good ones (I mean, most of the artists that are categorized as "sunshine pop" probably qualify).
I feel like I've heard another version of that first song. That second song is a standard- a version was actually featured in "Breaking Bad". Forget which one, but my favorite has always been Astrud Gilberto's: