Toronto, ON- Continuing his 7 month campaign, Erich Mrak has followed up “Navigate” & “Drive” with his latest single, “Fake It,” released on Sunday. Written by Erich, with production done by Bento, “Fake It” showcases an introspective, brooding side of Erich, as he discusses his attempts to conceal how he’s been feeling. “Fake It” is the 3rd of 6 singles being released each month from January to June, making up a currently untitled EP. Towards the end of the campaign, 4 visuals for specific singles, and a live off-the-floor rendition of each song will be released as well.
Mansfield, CT-Peter Tork, who played the slow-witted, zany Monkee on TV from 1966 to 1968, died Thursday due to complications from adenoid cystic carcinoma. He was 77.
Born Peter Thorkelson in 1942, Tork joined the Monkees TV show, but was the first to leave the band over creative differences with management in 1968. A proficient musician, would go on to work with numerous other artists and bands before joining a Monkees reunion tour in 1986 with former Monkees mates Peter Dolenz and Davy Jones.
He also appeared on such TV shows as “Boy Meets World,” “7th Heaven” and “The King of Queens.”
He was in such bigscreen fare as “I Filmed Your Death,” “Wonderwall,” “RECOiL” and the classic Monkees film “Head.”
He is survived by his fourth wife, Pamela, and three children, Hallie, Ivan and Erica.