What inspires a UK radio and TV personality to start an indie record label specializing in rare and unreleased Monkees tracks? Iain Lee shares his story of how 7a Records was born of obsessive Monkees fan-dom, in a spirited conversation recorded here in NYC.
The Association’s unique blend of folk, rock and pop created some of the most enduringly popular songs of the 1960s. Founding member Jim Yester talks about his own history as a musician, the origins of The Association, and his continued success both with the band and on his own. Plus: I'm a freelance writer now!