(Washington Post) Peter Tork, a member of the Monkees, has died at 77.
Tork had been battling adenoid cystic carcinoma, a rare cancer affecting his tongue, in 2009, his sister told the Washington Post.
“The Monkees” TV show ran from 1966-68. Lead singer Davy Jones died in 2012.
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Surviving band members Michael Nesmith and Micky Dolenz have been performing past hits in “The Monkees Present: The Mike & Micky Show” tour. They’re scheduled to play at Lancaster’s American Music Theatre next month.