The Monkees - Nine Times Blue

On this date in 1967, the Monkees started a tour, with an opening act called The Jimmy Hendrix Experience.

That is why today’s song of the day is called Nine Times Blue performed by The Monkess.  It was written by Mike Nesmith. It was never officially released while the band was together, but it was performed live on the Johnny Cash show. 

The song was officially released in 1987.