The Ramones

The cover of the Ramones' 1976 debut album: Johnny, Tommy, Joey and Dee Dee Ramone (Getty Images)

All Ramones Go to Heaven in Funny or Die Video

Too soon? No way, not when you are talking about The Ramones.

07/18/2014

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JACK’s Inside Track: Tommy Ramone RIP

He was only in the band for four years, but he paved the way for over-caffeinated drummers EVERYWHERE…

104.1 JACK-FM–07/15/2014

The cover of the Ramones' 1976 debut album: Johnny, Tommy, Joey and Dee Dee Ramone (Getty Images)

Tommy Ramone, Original Ramones Drummer, Dies At 62

The last surviving member of the seminal punk rock band the Ramones has passed away: CBS News reports that drummer Tommy Ramone, born Erdelyi Tamas, has died. He was 62.

07/14/2014

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JACK’s Inside Track: The Ramones

Black leather jackets, bad haircuts, three chords, and a lotta attitude…

104.1 JACK-FM–10/23/2013

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The Ramones’ Debut Turns 37

On this day in 1976, the music industry was sucker-punched by a grimy-looking pack of misfits from Queens, New York. Punk rock pioneers the Ramones released their debut

04/23/2013

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Pink Floyd’s ‘Dark Side of the Moon’ Preserved in National Recording Registry

The National Recording Registry at the Library of Congress has announced 25 recordings selected for preservation, and Pink Floyd’s legendary The Dark Side of the Moon, which celebrates its 40th anniversary this weekend, is among the additions.

03/22/2013

Kristen Schaal (wearing a Jon Lutz t-shirt) in Joey Ramone's "New York City" video

Inside Joey Ramone’s Posthumous Video With Anthony Bourdain, Kristen Schaal and Reggie Watts

Selling albums when the artist is no longer among the living, of course has its challenges. But a new music video for “New York City,” which features celebrities including 30 Rock cast members Scott Adsit, Jon Lutz and Kristen Schaal, chef/TV personality Anthony Bourdain, rocker/motivational speaker Andrew WK and original Ramones drummer Tommy Ramone, may bring some attention to the Joey Ramone’s posthumously released “Ya Know?”

09/28/2012

JACK’s Inside Track: CBGB

Six months after 9/11, I made the pilgrimage to CBGB, the venerable NYC punk institution, and bought myself a T-shirt. AT the club, not at Macy’s. It’s not braggin’ if it’s true. What a music […]

06/13/2012

JACK’s Inside Track: Joey Ramone

I was never a big Ramones fan growin’ up, but you can’t deny their place in the R&R annals. I said ANNALS. TWO Ns… Gabba Gabba HEY!

03/11/2012

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