So.......we get this band together last fall ('09), and it takes a while to get it all sounding cool, but it's all good, and our lead guitarist, Fred, is really wailin'. Anyway, Fred keeps mentioning his brother, Mark, in the city. After a while, he starts talking...
I DONT HAVE AWSOME STORY LIKE SAYING I MET THEM OR ANYTHING THAT GREAT, IT WOULD BE AWSOME TO HAVE. IM YOUNG, 30. I FIRST NOTICED THE RAMONES WHEN I RENTED A MOVIE CALLED ROCK N ROLL HIGH SHCOOL. I WAS 10 WHEN I SEEN AND JUST FELL IN LOVE WITH THE MUSIC. I LOVE THERE MUSIC , I...
NPR's "All Songs Considered" Blog has posted a classic Ramones show, in its entirety, set to old Japanese monster movie video.
The band sounds smokin' the recording is excellent.
"The Ramones Live: 26 Songs in 54 minutes"
Here's the link:http://www.npr.org/blogs/allsongs/2011/04...
Ramones gig was the first gig I ever went to at Hammersmith Palis London. You could here them doing sound checks and stuff before you got of the tube train.
I saw them two more times there and the last time at Brixton Acadamy London. That gig was loads of laughed as there was...
was the first album i got by them long time ago - back in the 70's. I would play it super loud and parents were out and still know it all by heart.
I love it when I see young kids wearing ramones t-shirts....yep, hey, I saw them back in ....oh last time was 83 I think...
It should come as no surprise to anyone that this is my very favorite Ramones tune...how can anyone manage to NOT rock out??????
I Wanna Be Sedated
Twenty-twenty-twenty four hours to go I wanna be sedated
Nothin' to do and no where to go-o-oh I wanna be sedated
Just get me...
BACKSTAGE WITH THE RAMONES 1980 LEEDS UNIVERSITYThere I was 17 years old standing in my pvc Ramones jacket with button down pocket and buckled belt, end of the century album under my arm, knee torn levis and the correct sneakers, and there in the crowd I spotted Arturo Vega...
Was the first tape/album i ever had
don't know where i got it from but i remember being a young, young kid and having that constantly playing in walkman
back in black was the 2nd tape
permanent vacation was the 3rd
that sh*t shaped who i am today
they were the first REAL punk band. dont get me wrong, i love the sex pistols, but the ramones ****** rock!
my favorite song is 'beat on the brat'....its awesome
and more mellowed out, i like 'needles and pins'
You know you're bad *** when Motorhead writes a song about you!
New York City, N.Y.C.,
Pretty mean when it wants to be,
Black leather,knee-hole pants,
Can't play no high school dance,
Fuzz tone,hear 'em go,
Hear 'em on the radio,
Misfits, twilight zone,
for the first and last time at the now demolished Festival Hall. Supported by the New Christs and The Hard Ons.
An awesome concert i only wish i had had the chance to see them again. At least i saw them live!
I see the younger generation wearing the Ramones tees and i wonder...
53rd and 3rd was the first song i ever heard form the ramones and i was hooked. Hands down one of the greatest punk bands out there.
If you think you can, well come on man
I was a Green Beret in Viet Nam
No more of your fairy stories
'Cause I got my other...