PETER TORK: The Music World Reacts

Micky Dolenz tweets:"There are no words right now...heart broken over the loss of my Monkee brother, Peter Tork."


Michael Nesmith(on Facebook): "PT will be a part of me forever... The reason we called it a band is because it was where we all went to play.


Brian Wilson tweets: "I’m sad to hear about Peter Tork passing. I thought The Monkees were great and Peter will be missed. Love and mercy to Peter’s family, friends and fans."

Paul Stanley of KISS tweets: "RIP PETER TORK. A musician and member of the Monkees. We all watched this upbeat weekly homage to the Beatles. Condolences to his family."

David Crosby, asked for a story about Tork, tweeted, "Peter loaned me the money to buy my boat, the Mayan."

Keith Allison, formerly of Paul Revere and the Raiders (on Facebook): "Saddened to learn of the passing of my friend and colleague Peter Tork. We played music together many times in the past 50-plus years, from Monkees recordings to the hit television showSeventh Heaven,which we guest starred on twice. He was a fun and clever guy. It’s painful to lose friends who are so much a part of you."

Larry Tamblyn, leader singer of The Standells (on Facebook): "So sad to hear of Peter’s passing. I met him in 2009 during a concert in Boston for the Red Sox fans. He was a very warm and open person, who loved singing and performing both on and off the stage. My condolences to Mickey Dolenz."

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