Tuesday, October 15, 2019

Tag: the ramones

Dee Dee Ramone book reissues arrive with the Ramones’ debut album anniversary

In addition to being a founder member, primary songwriter and bassist in the Ramones, Dee Dee Ramone was a creative force whose work knew...

Iconic punk venue CBGB to reopen as restaurant

Often referred to as the "birthplace of punk", legendary New York City club and bar CBGB will be reopening as the least-punk instutition imaginable—an...

New York Joey Ramone mural is a monument to punk rock history

To celebrate the anniversary of the Ramones' debut at legendary New York venue CBGB, NYC artists Solus and John "Crash" Matos have painted a...

A Martin Scorsese film about the Ramones is in the works

Following the death of iconic drummer Tommy Ramone, the owners of the Ramones’ estate have announced some big plans for the band’s legacy going forward,...

Tommy Ramone, last original member of the Ramones, dies at 65

Tommy Ramone, the co-founding and last remaining original member of the Ramones, passed away at his home on Friday at the age of 65, according...

Watch Beartooth cover the Ramones

Beartooth recently covered the Ramones' "Blitzkrieg Bop" at the St. Louis stop on this year's Vans Warped Tour. You can check out a fan-shot video of...

Punk fashion isn’t dead: 4 ways fashion and music are more connected than you...

I know what you’re thinking: “AP is a music magazine. Why are you writing about fashion?” Contrary to what a some people may believe,...

Simpsons co-creator battling cancer, will donate fortune to charity

The Simpsons co-creator Sam Simon has been diagnosed with terminal colon cancer. In recent news, Simon made headlines last week when he announced that...

Henry Rollins’ 20 favorite punk albums

Henry Rollins may not be making music anymore, but the L.A. Weekly columnist did list his favorite 20 punk albums yesterday. Check out the list...

Arturo Vega, creative designer for the Ramones, dies at 65

Punk icon Arturo Vega passed away this morning at age 65, as the San Francisco Bay Guardian reports. Vega had served as the "artistic director,...