The Monkees ‎– Headquarters

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Rhino Records (2) ‎– R2 77760
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2 × CD, Album, Deluxe Edition, Reissue, Remastered
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The Original Stereo Album
1-1 You Told Me
Backing Vocals, Banjo – Peter TorkBacking Vocals, Drums, Zither – Micky DolenzBacking Vocals, Tambourine – Davy JonesBass – Chip DouglasWritten-By, Lead Vocals, Twelve-String Guitar – Michael Nesmith
2:25
1-2 I'll Spend My Life With You
Bass – Chip DouglasHarmony Vocals, Acoustic Guitar [12-string], Organ, Celesta [Celeste] – Peter TorkLead Vocals, Electric Guitar [6-string] – Micky DolenzSteel Guitar [Pedal] – Michael NesmithTambourine – Davy JonesWritten-By – Tommy Boyce/Bobby Hart*
2:26
1-3 Forget That Girl
Backing Vocals, Bass – Chip DouglasBacking Vocals, Drums – Micky DolenzBacking Vocals, Electric Piano – Peter TorkBacking Vocals, Lead Vocals, Maracas – Davy JonesElectric Guitar [12-string] – Michael NesmithWritten-By – Douglas Farthing Hatlelid
2:26
1-4 Band 6
Bass – Chip DouglasWritten-By – David Jones*Written-By, Drums – Micky DolenzWritten-By, Electric Guitar – Peter TorkWritten-By, Steel Guitar [Pedal] – Michael Nesmith
0:41
1-5 You Just May Be The One
Backing Vocals – Chip DouglasBacking Vocals, Bass [Double-tracked] – Peter TorkBacking Vocals, Drums, Harmony Vocals – Micky DolenzBacking Vocals, Tambourine – Davy JonesWritten-By, Lead Vocals, Electric Guitar [12-string], Acoustic Guitar – Michael Nesmith
2:04
1-6 Shades Of Gray
Backing Vocals, Drums – Micky DolenzBacking Vocals, Lead Vocals, Piano – Peter TorkBass – Jerry YesterCello – Frederick SeykoraFrench Horn – Vincent DeRosaLead Vocals, Maracas, Tambourine – Davy JonesWritten-By – Barry Mann/Cynthia Weil*
3:23
1-7 I Can't Get Her Off My Mind
Bass – Jerry YesterDrums, Backing Vocals – Micky DolenzElectric Guitar [12-string] – Michael NesmithLead Vocals, Percussion – Davy JonesPiano [Tack] – Peter TorkWritten-By – Tommy Boyce/Bobby Hart*
2:32
1-8 For Pete's Sake
Backing Vocals, Electric Guitar, Written-By – Peter TorkBacking Vocals, Tambourine – Davy JonesBass – Chip DouglasElectric Guitar [12-string], Organ – Michael NesmithLead Vocals, Drums – Micky DolenzWritten-By – Joseph Richards*
2:11
1-9 Mr. Webster
Bass – John LondonLead Vocals, Guitar – Micky DolenzPiano – Peter TorkSteel Guitar [Pedal] – Michael NesmithTambourine, Backing Vocals – Davy JonesWritten-By – Tommy Boyce/Bobby Hart*
2:05
1-10 Sunny Girlfriend
Bass – John LondonElectric Guitar [6-string] – Peter TorkHarmony Vocals, Drums – Micky DolenzTambourine, Backing Vocals – Davy JonesWritten-By, Lead Vocals, Electric Guitar [12-string], Acoustic Guitar – Michael Nesmith
2:33
1-11 Zilch
Voice – Davy JonesWritten-By – David Jones*Written-By, Voice – Michael Nesmith, Micky Dolenz, Peter Tork
1:07
1-12 No Time
Bass – Chip DouglasElectric Guitar – Michael NesmithLead Vocals, Drums – Micky DolenzPiano – Peter TorkTambourine, Backing Vocals – Davy JonesWritten-By – Hank Cicalo
2:09
1-13 Early Morning Blues And Greens
Bass – Chip DouglasDrums – Micky DolenzElectric Guitar [12-string] – Michael NesmithHarmony Vocals, Electric Piano, Organ – Peter TorkLead Vocals, Maracas – Davy JonesWritten-By – Diane Hildebrand, Jack Keller
2:35
1-14 Randy Scouse Git
Backing Vocals – Davy JonesBacking Vocals, Piano, Organ – Peter TorkBass – Chip DouglasElectric Guitar [12-string] – Michael NesmithWritten-By, Lead Vocals, Drums, Timpani, Wood Block – Micky Dolenz
2:39
Bonus Material
1-15 All Of Your Toys (Stereo Remix)
Backing Vocals, Electric Guitar [12-string] – Michael NesmithBacking Vocals, Harpsichord – Peter TorkBacking Vocals, Tambourine – Davy JonesBass – John LondonLead Vocals, Drums – Micky DolenzWritten-By – Bill Martin (4)
3:10
1-16 The Girl I Knew Somewhere (First Recorded Version/Stereo Remix)
Acoustic Guitar, Harpsichord – Peter TorkBacking Vocals – Peter TorkBacking Vocals, Drums – Micky DolenzBacking Vocals, Tambourine – Davy JonesBass – John LondonWritten-By, Lead Vocals, Electric Guitar [12-string] – Michael Nesmith
2:52
1-17 A Little Bit Me, A Little Bit You (Stereo Remix)
Backing Vocals – Neil DiamondBass – Lou Mauro*Clavinet – Stan FreeDrums – Herb Lovelle*Guitar – Al Gorgoni, Don Thomas, Hugh McCrackenLead Vocals – Davy JonesOrgan – Artie ButlerTambourine – Tom CeroneWritten-By – Neil Diamond
3:03
1-18 She Hangs Out (Stereo Remix)
Bass – Lou Mauro*Clavinet – Stan FreeDrums – Herb Lovelle*Guitar – Al Gorgoni, Don Thomas, Hugh McCrackenLead Vocals – Davy JonesOrgan – Artie ButlerTambourine – Tom CeroneWritten-By – Ellie Greenwich, Jeff Barry
2:45
1-19 Love To Love (Stereo Remix)
Bass – Lou Mauro*Clavinet – Stan FreeDrums – Herb Lovelle*Guitar – Al Gorgoni, Don Thomas, Hugh McCrackenOrgan – Artie ButlerTambourine – Tom CeroneVocals – Davy JonesWritten-By – Neil Diamond
2:36
1-20 You Can't Tie A Mustang Down (Stereo Remix)
Bass – Lou Mauro*Drums – Herb Lovelle*Guitar – Al Gorgoni, Don Thomas, Hugh McCrackenLead Vocals – Davy JonesOrgan – Artie ButlerTambourine – Tom CeroneWritten-By – Jeff Barry
2:58
1-21 If I Learned To Play The Violin (Stereo Remix)
Bass – James Tyrell*Clavinet – Stan FreeDrums – Herb Lovelle*Guitar – Don Thomas, Hugh McCracken, Sal DiTroiaOrgan – Artie ButlerTambourine – Tom CeroneVocals – Davy JonesWritten-By – Artie Resnick*, Joey Levine
2:48
1-22 99 Pounds (Stereo Remix)
Bass – Lou Mauro*Clavinet – Stan FreeDrums – Herb Lovelle*Guitar – Al Gorgoni, Don Thomas, Hugh McCrackenOrgan – Artie ButlerTambourine – Tom CeroneVocals – Davy JonesWritten-By – Jeff Barry
2:30
1-23 The Girl I Knew Somewhere (Single Version/Stereo Remix)
Backing Vocals, Harpsichord – Peter TorkBacking Vocals, Lead Vocals, Drums – Micky DolenzBass, Tambourine – John LondonWritten-By, Electric Guitar [12-string], Acoustic Guitar [12-string], Backing Vocals – Michael Nesmith
3:02
1-24 Randy Scouse Git (Alternate Version)
Bass – Chip DouglasElectric Guitar [12-string] – Michael NesmithPiano, Backing Vocals – Peter TorkWritten-By, Lead Vocals, Drums, Timpani, Wood Block – Micky Dolenz
2:30
1-25 Tema Dei Monkees (Stereo Remix)
Bass – Larry TaylorDrums – Billy LewisGuitar – Gerry McGee*, Louie Shelton, Wayne ErwinLead Vocals, Backing Vocals – Micky DolenzTambourine – Gene EstesWritten-By – Tommy Boyce/Bobby Hart*
1:00
The Original Mono Album
2-1 You Told Me
Backing Vocals, Banjo – Peter TorkBacking Vocals, Tambourine – Davy JonesBacking Vocals, Zither, Drums – Micky DolenzBass – Chip DouglasWritten-By, Lead Vocals, Twelve-String Guitar – Michael Nesmith
2:25
2-2 I'll Spend My Life With You
Bass – Chip DouglasHarmony Vocals, Electric Guitar [12-string], Organ, Celesta [Celeste] – Peter TorkLead Vocals, Electric Guitar [6-string] – Micky DolenzSteel Guitar [Pedal] – Michael NesmithTambourine – Davy JonesWritten-By – Tommy Boyce/Bobby Hart*
2:25
2-3 Forget That Girl
Backing Vocals, Bass – Chip DouglasBacking Vocals, Drums – Micky DolenzBacking Vocals, Electric Piano – Peter TorkBacking Vocals, Lead Vocals, Maracas – Davy JonesElectric Guitar [12-string] – Michael NesmithWritten-By – Douglas Farthing Hatlelid
2:25
2-4 Band 6
Bass – Chip DouglasWritten-By – David Jones*Written-By, Drums – Micky DolenzWritten-By, Electric Guitar – Peter TorkWritten-By, Steel Guitar [Pedal] – Michael Nesmith
0:41
2-5 You Just May Be The One
Backing Vocals – Chip DouglasBacking Vocals, Bass [Double-tracked] – Peter TorkBacking Vocals, Harmony Vocals, Drums – Micky DolenzBacking Vocals, Tambourine – Davy JonesWritten-By, Lead Vocals, Electric Guitar [12-string], Acoustic Guitar – Michael Nesmith
2:02
2-6 Shades Of Gray
Backing Vocals, Drums – Micky DolenzBacking Vocals, Lead Vocals, Piano – Peter TorkBass – Jerry YesterCello – Frederick SeykoraFrench Horn – Vincent DeRosaLead Vocals, Maracas, Tambourine – Davy JonesSteel Guitar [Pedal] – Michael NesmithWritten-By – Barry Mann/Cynthia Weil*
3:21
2-7 I Can't Get Her Off My Mind
Bass – Jerry YesterDrums, Backing Vocals – Micky DolenzElectric Guitar [12-string] – Michael NesmithLead Vocals, Percussion – Davy JonesPiano [Tack] – Peter TorkWritten-By – Tommy Boyce/Bobby Hart*
2:30
2-8 For Pete's Sake
Backing Vocals – Joseph Richards*Backing Vocals, Electric Guitar, Written-By – Peter TorkBacking Vocals, Lead Vocals, Drums – Micky DolenzBacking Vocals, Tambourine – Davy JonesBass – Chip DouglasElectric Guitar [12-string], Organ – Michael Nesmith
2:12
2-9 Mr. Webster
Bass – John LondonLead Vocals, Guitar – Micky DolenzPiano – Peter TorkSteel Guitar [Pedal] – Michael NesmithTambourine, Backing Vocals – Davy JonesWritten-By – Tommy Boyce/Bobby Hart*
2:05
2-10 Sunny Girlfriend
Bass – John LondonElectric Guitar [6-string] – Peter TorkHarmony Vocals, Drums – Micky DolenzMaracas, Backing Vocals – Davy JonesWritten-By, Lead Vocals, Electric Guitar [12-string], Acoustic Guitar – Michael Nesmith
2:35
2-11 Zilch
Voice – Davy JonesVoice, Written-By – Michael Nesmith, Micky Dolenz, Peter TorkWritten-By – David Jones*
1:08
2-12 No Time
Bass – Chip DouglasElectric Guitar – Michael NesmithLead Vocals, Drums – Micky DolenzPiano – Peter TorkTambourine, Backing Vocals – Davy JonesWritten-By – Hank Cicalo
2:11
2-13 Early Morning Blues And Greens
Bass – Chip DouglasDrums – Micky DolenzElectric Guitar [12-string] – Michael NesmithHarmony Vocals, Electric Piano, Organ – Peter TorkLead Vocals, Maracas – Davy JonesWritten-By – Diane Hildebrand, Jack Keller
2:35
2-14 Randy Scouse Git
Backing Vocals – Davy JonesBacking Vocals, Piano, Organ – Peter TorkBass – Chip DouglasElectric Guitar [12-string] – Michael NesmithWritten-By, Lead Vocals, Drums, Timpani, Wood Block – Micky Dolenz
2:40
Bonus Material
2-15 All Of Your Toys (Mono Mix)
Backing Vocals – Michael NesmithBacking Vocals, Harpsichord – Peter TorkBacking Vocals, Lead Vocals, Drums – Micky DolenzBacking Vocals, Tambourine – Davy JonesBass – John LondonElectric Guitar [12-string] – Michael NesmithWritten-By – Bill Martin (4)
3:03
2-16 The Girl I Knew Somewhere (First Recorded Version/Alternate Mono Mix)
Acoustic Guitar, Harpsichord, Backing Vocals – Peter TorkBacking Vocals, Drums – Micky DolenzBacking Vocals, Tambourine – Davy JonesBass – John LondonWritten-By, Lead Vocals, Electric Guitar [12-string] – Michael Nesmith
2:38
2-17 A Little Bit Me, A Little Bit You (Mono Single Mix)
Backing Vocals – Neil DiamondClavinet – Stan FreeDrums – Herb Lovelle*Guitar – Al Gorgoni, Don Thomas, Hugh McCrackenLead Vocals – Davy JonesOrgan – Artie ButlerTambourine – Tom CeroneWritten-By – Neil Diamond
2:49
2-18 She Hangs Out (Mono Single Mix)
Clavinet – Stan FreeDrums – Herb Lovelle*Guitar – Al Gorgoni, Don Thomas, Hugh McCrackenLead Vocals – Davy JonesOrgan – Artie ButlerTambourine – Tom CeroneWritten-By – Ellie Greenwich, Jeff Barry
2:37
2-19 The Girl I Knew Somewhere (Mono Single Mix)
Backing Vocals, Harpsichord – Peter TorkBacking Vocals, Lead Vocals, Drums – Micky DolenzBass, Tambourine – John LondonWritten-By, Electric Guitar [12-string], Acoustic Guitar [12-string], Backing Vocals – Michael Nesmith
2:39
2-20 Nine Times Blue (Demo Version)
Written-By, Lead Vocals, Acoustic Guitar [12-string] – Michael Nesmith
2:08
2-21 She'll Be There
Harmony Vocals – Coco DolenzLead Vocals, Acoustic Guitar – Micky DolenzWritten-By [Uncredited] – Raul Abeyta, Shari Sheeley
2:34
2-22 Midnight Train (Demo Version)
Harmony Vocals – Coco DolenzWritten-By, Lead Vocals, Acoustic Guitar – Micky Dolenz
2:28
2-23 Peter Gunn's Gun
Drums – Micky DolenzPiano – Peter TorkSteel Guitar [Pedal] – Michael NesmithTambourine – Davy JonesWritten-By – Henry Mancini
3:42
2-24 Jericho
Voice – Micky Dolenz, Peter TorkWritten-By – Trad.*
2:02
2-25 Pillow Time (Demo Version)
Lead Vocals, Zither – Micky DolenzWritten-By – Janelle Scott, Matt Willis (3)
7:22

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Notes

Double CD in 4-panel gatefold digipak sleeve with 24 page booklet.
Notes on possible contributions:
1-3 and 2-3: Unknown Acoustic Guitar
1-8 and 2-8: Unknown Additional Electric Guitar
1-12 and 2-12: Unknown Additional Electric Guitar, Backing Vocals
1-13 and 2-13: Unknown Additional Percussion
1-17 and 2-17: Unknown Hand Claps & Additional Backing Vocals
1-18 and 2-18: Unknown Backing Vocals
1-22: Unknown Backing Vocals, Hand Claps

1-1 through 1-14 and 2-1 through 2-14 released as Headquarters (Colgems COS-103, stereo) and Headquarters (Colgems COM-103, mono), 5/67.
1-24 first collected on the album Headquarters Sessions, Rhino Handmade #07715 (6/19/00) [limited edition]
2-17 originally issued on A Little Bit Me, A Little Bit You / The Girl I Knew Somewhere Colgems single #1004 (3/67)
2-18 originally issued on A Little Bit Me, A Little Bit You Colgems (Canada) single #1003 (2/67) (withdrawn). First collected on the album Monkeemania, Arista/EMI (Australia) #1/2 (10/79)
2-19 originally issued on A Little Bit Me, A Little Bit You / The Girl I Knew Somewhere, Colgems single #1004 (3/67)
2-20, 2-23, 2-24 and 2-25 first collected on the CD reissue of the album Headquarters, Rhino #71792 (1/24/95)
2-21 and 2-22 first collected on the album Missing Links, Volume Three, Rhino #72153 (3/26/96)
Other tracks previously unissued.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 0 8122 7760 2 2
  • Matrix / Runout (CD 1): 3 R2 77760.3-2.1 01 M1S2 Z61337
  • Matrix / Runout (CD 2): 3 R2 77760.3-2.2 01 M1S2 Z61339
  • Mastering SID Code (CD 1 & 2): IFPI L909
  • Mould SID Code (CD 1): IFPI 2U7D
  • Mould SID Code (CD 2): IFPI 2U6A

Other Versions (5 of 51) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
COS-103 The Monkees Headquarters(LP, Album, Ind) Colgems COS-103 US 1967 Sell This Version
COS-103 The Monkees Headquarters(LP, Album) Colgems COS-103 US 1967 Sell This Version
R2 527075 The Monkees Headquarters(CD, Album, Unofficial) Rhino Records (3) R2 527075 Russia Unknown Sell This Version
740.951 The Monkees Headquarters(LP, Album) RCA Victor 740.951 France 1967 Sell This Version
RD-7886 The Monkees Headquarters(LP, Album, Mono) RCA Victor RD-7886 UK 1967 Sell This Version

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