R.I.P. - Peter Tork - MyTractorForum.com - The Friendliest Tractor Forum and Best Place for Tractor Information
In Memoriam Gone but not forgotten

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 8 Old 02-21-2019, 03:26 PM Thread Starter
I'll never get to 10,000

 
lt230s's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2005
Location: Orange County, NY
Posts: 4,704
Barn
R.I.P. - Peter Tork

Grew up watching & listening to their music. Still listen to it today.
Rest easy Peter, you will be missed.
https://www.msn.com/en-us/music/news...Uevx?ocid=iehp

John
'66 WH lawn Ranger (in progress-still),
'67 JD 112
'72 JD 110 w/ 39 mower, 43 blade, 37A blower
'73 JD 140 w/ deck
'86(?) Kubota L2550 w/ FEL
'69 JD 112H waiting patiently to come back to life

lt230s is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 8 Old 02-21-2019, 06:57 PM
We're all friends here
 
APinNY's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: New York
Posts: 12,884
Re: R.I.P. - Peter Tork

Another great group. First Davey Jones died, now Peter. They made good music.

Al

Kubota BX1860, 48" fine cut mulching MMM, FEL w/ bucket hooks, BXpanded tooth bar, snow thrower, cab, Heavy Hitch
TroyBilt LTX 15.5, snow thrower, cab (sold)
TroyBilt LTX 13, (given away)
Craftsman DYT 4000 Special Edition, 21 HP Briggs Twin (sold)
DR Lawn Vacuum. Review here
1978 Craftsman 7 1/2 HP snow blower (backup machine-never use it)

"You will find out what that extra part was for as soon as you throw it away"
APinNY is online now  
post #3 of 8 Old 02-21-2019, 07:10 PM
Hangin with the cool kids
 
poncho62's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: Hanover, Ont, Canada
Posts: 3,836
Barn
Re: R.I.P. - Peter Tork

Didn;t know he was that old.

RIP

Ford LGT100
Ford LGT125
Ford LGT165
John Deere STX38
poncho62 is online now  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #4 of 8 Old 02-21-2019, 10:55 PM
Senior MTF Member
 
paul kellam's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2008
Location: ND
Posts: 152
Re: R.I.P. - Peter Tork

Original fake news story, these guys were never intended to be a "real" group, they were hired for a comedy show. But
davey jones could sing and mike nesibess could play guitar mickey dolens had to learn how to play drums and peter tork learned how to play keyboard, my favorite is daydream beliver this group hung out with the beatles and the stones!! I miss being young and digging that music RIP Peter
paul kellam is offline  
post #5 of 8 Old 02-22-2019, 11:11 AM
15,000 +posts!
 
Tractor-Holic's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: MA
Posts: 19,069
Re: R.I.P. - Peter Tork

My older sister played The Monkees albums endlessly when I was a kid..after the ruined the Beatles for me by playing them ad-nauseum..
I liked "Take The Last Train To Clarksville" the best...

Sad to see all the entertainers we grew up with passing away lately --I didn't realize Peter was 77 either,didn't think he was that old..


Tractor-Holic is online now  
post #6 of 8 Old 02-22-2019, 01:50 PM
2000 Posts and climbing!!!
 
rudedawg's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2016
Location: West of Soso & North of Hot Coffee, MS
Posts: 2,219
Barn
Re: R.I.P. - Peter Tork

RIP Peter. We use to watch the Monkee's tv show every Saturday morning when I was soooo much younger. The Monkee's song that really hits me is Mickey performing "goin down" which iirc is a variation of Mose Allison's "Parchment Farm". I read somewhere he amazingly did it in 1 take; there's a video of it on youtube.
rudedawg is offline  
post #7 of 8 Old 02-22-2019, 05:17 PM
15,000 +posts!
 
Tractor-Holic's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: MA
Posts: 19,069
Re: R.I.P. - Peter Tork

I also liked "I'm Not Your Steppin' Stone" too!..


Tractor-Holic is online now  
post #8 of 8 Old 02-22-2019, 06:29 PM
5000 Strong & Climbing
 
Join Date: Jun 2011
Location: MA
Posts: 7,303
Re: R.I.P. - Peter Tork

Unbelievable. Very sad, but also hard to believe how fast time flies.

I'm with you, Robert! I'm starting to make a point of going to as many shows as I can. I don't care if they're making new music, if they sound good and are still touring, I'm there!

Saw REO Speedwagon and Chicago last summer. Both bands have members in their 60s and 70s, and both still put on great shows! Going to see REO again in April!!!

Mike



TRACTORS:
2005 Craftsman GS6500 (2010 Kohler Courage): JB Jr, electric sleeve hitch
2003 Husqvarna GTH2548 (2014 Briggs Intek): Craftsman 46-inch snowblower

OTHER (NOTABLE) EQUIPMENT:
2013 Honda HS1332TAS tracked snowblower
American CLS 40TC24-200 Logsplitter (2019 Predator 301)
1997 Troy Bilt Horse PTO: tiller, chipper/shredder
Stihl Kombi KM130R: string trimmer, mini cultivator, bed edger, pole saw
Echo PB751T backpack blower
Husqvarna 350 chainsaw

RETIRED TRACTORS:
2003 Craftsman GT5000 (all used up)
2003 Craftsman DLT3000 (all burned up)
mikeinri is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the MyTractorForum.com - The Friendliest Tractor Forum and Best Place for Tractor Information forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in











Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
R.I.P. Dr. Hook littletractorguy In Memoriam 4 01-02-2019 08:40 PM
R.I.P Freddie forkz Prayer Chapel 1 10-31-2018 01:57 PM
R.I.P. the last munchkin forkz Prayer Chapel 0 06-07-2018 01:23 PM
R.I.P Joesph forkz Prayer Chapel 0 05-16-2018 11:02 PM
R.I.P. Daryle Singletary.. Tractor-Holic Prayer Chapel 2 02-13-2018 11:55 AM

Posting Rules  
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome