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Foo Fighters reveal North American tour dates and Ramones cover
Foo Fighters reveal North American tour dates and Ramones cover
Foo Fighters have just announced a summer 2022 North American tour in support of their album Medicine At Midnight. Along with a string of U.K. and European dates, the band will hit several stadiums across the country between May and August. Meanwhile, Dave Grohl is continuing the annual tradition of the “Hanukkah Sessions” with Greg Kurstin. The pair r...
These 10 bands showcase the Ramones’ undying influence on music
These 10 bands showcase the Ramones’ undying influence on music
Boston, Massachusetts, Sept. 25, 2021: The 1965 Mosrite Ventures II electric guitar played by Johnny Ramone on every Ramones album from 1977 onward and at 1,985 of their live shows sold at auction for $937,500. Not bad, considering the punk guitar architect paid $200 for it, after his original one he bought for $50 in the early ‘70s was stolen.  ...
“No Ramones equals no Lamb Of God”—Randy Blythe pays tribute to the late Tommy Ramone
“No Ramones equals no Lamb Of God”—Randy Blythe pays tribute to the late Tommy Ramone
Lamb Of God vocalist Randy Blythe has written a nice tribute to late Ramones drummer Tommy Ramone, the band’s last remaining original member, who died over the weekend at the age of 65. Blythe gives a knowledgeable history of punk and emphasizes the Ramones’ impact on bands like his. Read the f ...
Here’s an original 1975 Ramones bio, written by Tommy Ramone
Here’s an original 1975 Ramones bio, written by Tommy Ramone
In light of the recent death of iconic drummer Tommy Ramone, here's an older story with a great look back at some of his other skills outside of drumming. Below, you can read a snarky press bio written by Tommy Ramone in 1975, which was penned under the name Tome Erdelyi (the Americanized version of his Hungarian name) when he was still managing the band. "T ...