It's hardly new or revolutionary to say that if you think punk began in the UK, you don't know your history.
Movie review: CBGB
The Ramones are portrayed in Randall Miller's film CBGB, which recreates the days when such acts were finding their footing in the Big Apple.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Reading band hoping for Christmas number one
A Reading band is hoping for a surprise Christmas number one with their song The RSPCA Took my Reindeer Away.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
The Austin Chronicle
If You Like the Ramones ...
As the lengthy subtitle asserts, "Here Are Over 200 Bands, CDs, Films, and Other Oddities That You Will Love."
Eight Days of Indie Chanukah: Day 8: The Ramones, NOFX, punk rock and Judaism
Chanukah is early this year, so we thought it'd be a good chance to go against the tinsel-covered grain and give you some latke-and-candle-friendly anthems.
Why 2013 Will Be Remembered As A Game-Changing Year For Albums
And you know what? The year 2013 is up there. It's had everythinga Event Albums When 2013 was eight days old, David Bowie released the song 'Where Are We Now?' and announced that his first album for a decade, 'The Next Day', would follow in March.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
What's the worst Christmas album?
Yeah, there are some really fun Christmas recordings out there - Vince Guaraldi's original tracks from A Charlie Brown Christmas, the '60s AM-radio masterwork A Christmas Gift for You , goodies from Sinatra and Elvis, Death Row Records' hip-hop compilation - but isn't digging the truly awful stuff so much more fun? Here are some of our picks for ... (more)
Sun Dec 01, 2013
What do the Ramones, Lady Gaga and Axl Rose have in common?
Lady gaga loves it. Axl Rose has several types of it on his rider. Marky, the last remaining member of the Ramones, is so into it he set-up his own company to sell the stuff.
The Jersey Journal
Holiday gift guide 2013: Pop and rock boxed sets
The record business may be suffering, but there's still an audience for boxed sets - comprehensive and lovingly packaged collections of hits, rarities, artwork and liner notes.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
This Day in Music History: November 30th
2000: Loverboy bassist Scott Smith was sailing with friends outside of San Francisco when a 26 foot wave swept him overboard into shark infested waters.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg
Music wrapped up in a bow: 2013 hit collections and boxed sets
When it comes to shopping for music during the holidays, the greatest hits album or boxed set is always a guaranteed safe bet for its well-known songs, a few surprises or rarities and dedicated packaging.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
This Day in Music History: November 28th
2005: During Pearl Jam's concert at the Gigantinho Gymnasium in Porto Alegre, Brazil, Ramones drummer Marky Ramone joined them onstage for a rendition of The Ramones' "I Believe in Miracles".
See You There
Artvoice's weekly round-up of featured events, including our editor's pick for the week: Filmage: The Story of Descendents/ALL , screening at the Town Ballroom on Friday the 29th.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Press & Sun-Bulletin
Soundoff: Hey ho, let's go! Locals set to pay tribute to Ramones
Since he moved back to Ithaca nearly a decade ago, Don Bazley has hosted an annual tribute show during Thanksgiving weekend.
Pop-Influenced Rockers for Kids Bring Weekly Concert to Bed-Stuy
A pair of children's rockers that models its songs off of bands like the Ramones, the Beastie Boys and the Psychedelic Furs is starting a new weekly concert series for kids out of Bed-Stuy's 375 Stuyvesant Ave. mansion .
Big Eyes, Bad Attitude
Seattle's Big Eyes , busts out of the gate with "Nothing You Could Say" - a riff-heavy, drum-bashing, fist-in-the-air anthem with guitarist and vocalist Kate Eldridge recalling Joey Ramone or Joan Jett.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
REVIEW: Ramones Collect Their Seminal and Initial Best Into "The Sire Years (1976 - "1981)"
To broach the subject of New York City's finest in the present, you have to wade through the wealth of commercials and soundtracks that currently manage to use Ramones, and consider this: Queens's glue-sniffing, leather-wearing, two-chord wonders couldn't get arrested within the timeframe this box set displays loudly.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Exclusive Interview: Vinnie Fiorello from punk ska band Less Than Jake
LOS ANGELES , November 14, 2013 - Less Than Jake is a punk-ska hybrid band out of Gainesville, Florida.
The Farsights take the vocal path less traveled on self-titled release
Nov. 21--Hey, look! A rock 'n' roll band! In an era where seemingly every musician is spending their tip money on dulcimer lessons and doing their best to look like a farmhand with Justin Bieber's hairdo, it's great to hear a local band making what might've once been called "alternative rock" back in the Paleozoic Era.
Sid Vicious and Nancy Spungen at the bar at CBGB, September 1978 , Deborah Harry of Blondie backstage at Palladium Theatre, New York City, Nov. 12, 1978.