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Johnny Ramone

John William Cummings (October 8, 1948 – September 15, 2004), better known by his stage name Johnny Ramone, was an American guitarist and songwriter, best known for being the guitarist for the punk rock band the Ramones.

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Hey Alan, I read the reviews of Marky Ramone's book then bought Johnny's instead. I slept with Joey also gets good reviews.
A grown man writing a love song to his lost friend Johnny Ramone. That warms my heart. Music is the best.
the flip side is that the tension wears on you, and when you get cut loose you often fall apart like Johnny Ramone's guitar
There's nothing worse than expectation gaps when it comes to SEO
“He can be very likable...He’s a nice guy. Johnny is very funny when he wants to be.” –Tommy Ramone
"Do you get a lot of airplay?". "No". "Why not?". "Radio is like Television, and all they wanna do is push crap on the public." - Johnny Ramone
"We do what we believe in, we have our integrity" - Johnny Ramone.
"Johnny Ramone . photographed by Skip Bolen that set up!
Joey Ramone & Johnny Ramone at The Tonight Show with Jay Leno - Season 1
I love the fact that all grunge musicians were friends and it was so rare Johnny Ramone told Chris Cornell how weird it was.
Here's Johnny Ramone, one of my favorite guitar players of all time, snuggling with a kitty (with another kitty on standby)!
Oh and by the way everyone in the New York scene HATED Johnny Ramone. He was a nasty right wing ***
I love this edgy thot workin the desk in the registrar, wearin a johnny ramone tank top
Inspired by the OFF! Song Red White and Black. Another Johnny Ramone. Bit smaller than the last one at…
Did another Johnny Ramone inspired by the OFF! song Red White and Black. . Bit smaller than the last…
Joey Ramone:"I don't care about anything except Johnny Ramone".
“When we started, I believed that if you were good in this business, you would succeed. But it doesn’t work that way.” - Johnny Ramone
home JR. In my continuing efforts to raise Johnny Ramone awerness, we go…
Where it all Me with Johnny and Linda on the way to the rock and roll hall of fame circa 2002.
“I never sweat, which you might notice in pictures.”. -Johnny Ramone in Commando.
Music Fact: John Cummings and Thomas Erdelyi (Johnny and Tommy Ramone) were in a band called Tangerine Puppets in 1966-1967.
Johnny Ramone did not play all of the parts on the Ramones songs. He put down his part, and left it to others to do the overdubs.
Why was the Johnny Ramone figure cancelled?
This week marks the anniversary of deaths of Johnny Ramone, Mark Bolan and Jimi Hendrix. Catch Hendrix tomorrow at 12
Johnny Ramone looking like he just woke up with Mike Watts
Ummm, Linda Ramone at Johnny Ramone's grave in Hollywood Forever yesterday. Yes. via
The crowd is streaming in, to get their place on the lawn to be part of aQ&A. Johnny Ramone's.Linda Ramone&Rob Zombie
Johnny Ramone at Eric's, in Liverpool, on 19 May 1977; where they were supported by Talking Heads.
Is that: . 1. Miley Cyrus? . 2. Anythng to do with the fact Johnny Ramone died a few weeks ago?
ED DEDICATED COME BACK TO JOHNNY RAMONE AND I CRIED LIKE A LOT they only come to Berlin and that's like 6 hours away :(
You Nickleback loving rednecks thinking Johnny Ramone's abject greed is a sign that punk is conservative us precious.
Dear Tommy Ramone: tell Joey, Johnny and Dee Dee we'll all keep listening to your records until we make it there.
You're so 'punk' that you never heard of the late, great, punk legend -- and well known Conservative, Johnny Ramone.
Do you have your tickets to the Aug. 24 is hosting. ht…
Photo: July 25, 2010 Tommy Ramone and John Frusciante at the 6th Annual Johnny Ramone Tribute at Hollywood...
“You get so wound up...that a lot of people need something to bring them down...I went back to my room with milk & cookies.” –Johnny Ramone
Ok music news i read this morning That makes me feel today is going to be a lil weird Duffy (GnR), Steve Jones (sex pistols) And Rob Zombie and doing Ramones songs for a Johnny Ramone special event And George Harrison's tree planted in his memory (like all his music doesnt count) Is Dead due to beetle infestation. made its just
Johnny Ramone on Phil Spector. 'He's a little man with lifts in his shoes, a wig on top of his head and four guns."
Johnny Ramone stands in spotlight, recording a guitar riff. Enter Phil Spector, stage right, with gun, as the...
Well mapped out the things I want to see and do next week when I'm in Hollywood. I have Spawn Ranch, where the Manson family hung out, the Poltergeist house, George Reeves house, played the original TV Superman, the Tate & La Bianca houses, Nightmare on Elm Street house, the houses from 1978 Halloween, the real Entity house, and four cemeteries with people like Dio, Johnny Ramone, Rodney Dangerfield, Bob Kane, Mel Blanc, and Don Knotts.
I was happy with the guitar sound. I was watching the Brewers-Cards World Series when we recorded it.-Johnny Ramone on Subterranean Jungle
PUNK ROCK ICON Tommy Ramone, LAST ORIGINAL MEMBER OF THE RAMONES DEAD AT 65. Born Erdelyi Tamas, January 29, 1949 - July 11, 2014, better known by his stage name, Tommy Ramone was a Hungarian American record producer and musician. He was the drummer of the influential punk rock band, the Ramones. Ramone was reportedly battling cancer when he died. Johnny Ramone (John Cummings) died in 2004 of prostate cancer, Joey Ramone (Jeff Hyman) died in 2001 of lymphatic cancer, and Dee Dee Ramone (Douglas Colvin) died from a drug overdose in 2002. I still love the old punk bands of the '70's, like the Ramones and The Clash and still listen to them all the time to this day! When my bike shop, Rat City Rods was open up in Berlin, New Hampshire, the Ramones would be blasting through the stereo at 3 in the morning every night while my friends and I were hanging out swillin' some Mad Dog. Good times! Rest in Peace Ramones! YOU ARE MISSED but the music will NEVER die!
No way! Tommy Ramone, the LAST original Ramone died today. I idolize the Ramones and it *** to hear. Ten years after Johnny Ramone died. The band is gone forever but the music will never die. Makes me sad.
let's hope Tommy Ramone is reuniting with both Joey, Johnny, and Dee Dee up in heaven for the Angels to enjoy
RIP Tommy Ramone. Such devasting news. Our thoughts go out to family, friends, and all of the devoted Ramones Fans around the world. Photos by Roberta Bayley, Godlis, Danny Fields, Dean Simmon, Adrian Boot, Brad Elterman, Ian Dickson and many more: OMFUG, CBGB: Punk & Hardcore, Joey Ramone, Dee Dee Ramone, Johnny Ramone
r.i.p Johnny Ramone. All of the Ramones are all gone now :/
The last of The Ramones has passed away. A business associate says Tommy Ramone, a co-founder of the seminal punk band The Ramones and the last surviving member of the original group, has died. Dave Frey, who works for Ramones Productions and Silent Partner Management, says Ramone's wife called to tell him he died on Friday. He didn't have additional details early Saturday. Ramone was 62. Tommy Ramone, a drummer, co-founded the Ramones in 1974 in New York along with singer Joey Ramone, bassist DeeDee Ramone and guitarist Johnny Ramone. All four band members had different last names, but took the common name Ramone. The band influenced a generation of rockers, and their hit songs "I wanna be sedated" and "Blitzkrieg Bop," among others, earned them an induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2002.
From DListed: "So now Tommy joins the rest of the original Ramones in Heaven. Joey Ramone was the first to say 'Hey *** let’s go' and flew up in 2001, Dee Dee Ramone died in 2002, and Johnny Ramone followed him in 2004. And now that Joey, Dee Dee, and Johnny have a drummer, they can finally play 'Happy Birthday' for Jesus at his birthday party this year. Don’t rest in peace, Tommy; keep playing as loud and fast as you always did. I hope you get noise complaints every single night from the other angels."
But I'd like to give a special dedication to the late heroes; Oderus Urungus and Johnny Ramone.
RIP Johnny Ramone. Now the band's back together.
Looking at my grade 8 graduation photo... I look like johnny Ramone. I looked goofy when I was 13 :P
My bros sang Ramone songs to me when I was a little girl b/c I had a haircut like Johnny's.
After losing Joey and Johnny Ramone to forms cancer we started The Cretins, our Ramones tribute band, as a way to...
That is sad, there are officially no original mebers of The Ramones left. Tommy Passed away yesterday. Joey Ramone- 5-19-1951 to 4-15-2001, Johnny Ramone- 10-8-1948 to 9-15-2004, Dee Dee Ramone- 9-18-1951 to 6-5-2001, Tommy Ramone-1-29-1952 to 7-11-14
7 years ago today Johnny Ramone passed on. I just know he is looking down on us, getting madder, and madder, and madder…
RIP Tommy Ramone... The last of the original Ramones. Glad I got to see Johnny before he passed. Legends.
Johnny Ramone: "We're lousy, we can't play. If you wait until you can play, you'll be too old to get up there."
rip to one of my dads good friends Johnny Ramone ❤️🎶🎸
Me,Johnny Ramone, hanging before a show in Houston, roadie comes in with BBQ sandwiches, asks what are these, Johnny BBQ armadillo ROTFLMAO
Duff McKagan from shares his first experience. Go: http…
Max Ramone, punk cat pioneer. i mean, there is a Johnny that hangs around the hood!
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I almost cried when Johnny Ramone died, and now Tommy Ramone has passed as well.
Johnny ramone was my fav i remember doing a powerpoint on him in the 5th grade xD
My heartfelt sympathies and condolences to the Cj Ramone and The Ramones also Johnny Ramone ...joey Joey Ramone...
R.I.P. Tommy Ramone. "Johnny and Dee Dee Ramone both had risers that were exclusively for them. When we opened for...
Morrissey visiting the grave of Johnny Ramone.
“You come upon a certain type of music & all of the sudden you realize it's something a little bit different...” – Joh…
Rob Zombie invites you to the 10th Annual Johnny Ramone Tribute:
RIP Johnny Ramone, the last of a great band
RIP Tommy Ramone. These were thrown into the audience by Johnny Ramone at a Ramones gig in Brisbane a LONG time ago!
“We wanted to save rock and roll... We were against what rock and roll was becoming, which was no rock and roll. ” –Johnn…
Sad day, I am keeping the spirit of the Ramones alive by having the same haircut as Johnny http:/…
The 10th anniversary tribute show for the late Johnny Ramone will feature a plethora of A-list rock talent:
I ordered Rotten: No Irish, No Blacks, No Dogs and Commando: The Autobiography of Johnny Ramone yesterday and I can't wait to get them
Save The Date: The 10th Johnny Ramone Tribute will be at Hollywood Forever on Aug. 24, 2014. Details to come.
Brad & Bobby saw Cheap Trick last night at Hampton Beach and Brad talked to Robin Zander about the rumor of him stealing Johnny Ramones Rickenbaker 450. He confirmed it IS Johns guitar but he didn't steal it! They were all really cool guys to hangout and talk to fans after the show.
November 1976, Johnnie Lovesin And The Invisible Band opened for The Ramones at the New Yorker Theatre in Toronto and was observed by Toronto Sun columnist Wilder Penfield III as having blown The Ramones off the stage. Sadly Johnny Ramone has left us, but I got an opportunity to visit his monument in California, check it out Prior to Johnny's death in 2004, he and his wife Linda supervised the erection of an 8 ft tall bronze memorial of Johnny at the Hollywood Forever Cemetery in Los Angeles, California.
I got to talk to Robin Zander at the Cheap Trick show in NH last night. I asked about his Gold Rickenbaker 450(?) which legend has that he stole from Johnny Ramone - according to him it is Johnny's guitar he just didn't steal it!
I remember when I met johnny ramone. It was at amebeoa music in Hollywood and he had like 50 cd's in his hand. I'm like that's a lot of music. And he's like gotta keep up with the times.
Here's a Throwback Thursday (We used to put out a four page 'newsletter' before shows. I don't know why we stopped doing this, or why we thought it was a good idea. BUT ANYWAY, one of the things we did was interview MONTE MELNICK, aka the 5th Ramone. He was their tour manager through their entire career. At the time, his book (On The Road With The Ramones) was going to a new printing, and Monte was doing a few interviews on TV talking about his time with legendary crazy person Phil Specter. So, for TBT, here's that interview. Enjoy. Goons: What's in the new version of the book? I saw that it's being released again. Monte: I got about 8, 10 pages more of stuff that happened after I wrote the book. Johnny Ramone's grave, Joey's sign downtown, that streetsign, did you hear about that? Goons: Yeah I went there this summer, I got to take a look at it. I got to see CBGB's before it closed. Monte: Stuff about Johnny, the statue in the cemetery, have you heard about that? And what Tommy's up to, he's in a group c ...
Johnny Ramone on the Vagrants -- An Interview by Mike Stax. Mike Stax: Well, everyone goes through their first...
Johnny Ramone and I are the same height.
This sums it up. Johnny Ramone photographed by Lindell Tate.
Sex Pistols' guitarist Steve Jones kicks autographed soccer balls out into the crowd at the at the 6th Annual Johnny Ramone Tribute. Hollywood Forever Cemete...
This is my favorite Johnny Ramone story too! He became my hero and favorite Ramones band member instantly after I heard this story from my husband Uri Dalal!! Now that's punk!!!
I wanna hit up johnny dang , let him make me a CHAIN .
Johnny Ramone threw rocks at the Beatles at Shea Stadium. Let that sink in for a second.
you probably won't be as cool as Johnny Ramone . probably
Johnny Ramone on stage in Park, circa 1980s. Photo by Rob Pistella.
George, Johnny, Ashley and Tom. It'd be cooler if their surnames were Ramone. Or even Osmond
Hey if you guest list me for the Hollywood Forever Cemetery comedy show, I will protect you from the ghost of Johnny Ramone
During the Ramones’ 1977 tour of Britain and Europe, Johnny Ramone “had tantrums over lettuce”
Last night was awesome. Cameron Crowe showed up to remember Phil Hoffman + saw Johnny Ramone's grave
Imagine Django Reinhardt, the Dresden Dolls, Johnny Ramone, Siouxsie Sioux and Edith Piaf jamming together at an event hosted by Deepak Chopra and Toulouse Lautrec. This is what it might sound like. A sultry French-born singer, percussionist and a fiery punk rock guitarist from the golden days of the hardcore scene formed Frenchy and the Punk in 2005. The unlikely pairing has since released 6 full-length CDs, produced a live concert DVD and have performed all across the U.S. and in Europe. In May 2012, Yahoo Music called them one of the top 25 duos in the US. Their show is a carnival of two that will take you from Paris to CBGBs and back again. A rollicking flapper folkpunk cabaret with cleverly crafted songs, Taiko meets Rio de Janeiro pounding drum instrumentals, Steampunk flavor and true DIY spirit.
Jeffrey Ross Hyman (May 19, 1951 – April 15, 2001), best known by his stage name Joey Ramone, was an American musician and singer-songwriter, best known as the lead vocalist of the punk rock band the Ramones. Joey Ramone's image, voice, and tenure as frontman of the Ramones made him a countercultural icon. In 1974, Jeffrey Hyman co-founded the punk rock band Ramones with friends John Cummings and Douglas Colvin, upon which point all three adopted stage names using "Ramone" as their surname: Cummings became Johnny Ramone, Colvin became Dee Dee Ramone, and Hyman became Joey Ramone. The name Ramone stems from a story that Paul McCartney briefly used the stage name "Paul Ramone" during the Beatles early days when the band used the name The Silver Beetles. Joey initially served as the group's drummer while Dee Dee Ramone was the original vocalist. However, when Dee Dee's vocal cords proved unable to sustain the demands of consistent live performance, Ramones manager Thomas Erdelyi suggested Joey switch to vo ...
I'm still not sure on the dude to the right of Jerry.. (I looked at some of the comments and people are saying Ry Cooder.. maybe?) Here's what I got before I clicked on the comments.. (the ones I've marked below in parenthesis I had to look up didn't recognize them at first glance..) Also, Neil should have been in there, among a few others.. Answers (I think..) below. Frank Zappa, George Harrison, Slash, Jimi Hendrix, Keith Richards, (Jimmy Page), SRV, Eric Clapton, (Mark Knopfler), (Brian May), (Johnny Ramone), Jack White, The Edge, Chuck Berry, Angus Young, Pete Townshend, (Tony Iommi), Eddie Van Halen, (David Gilmour), Ace Frehley, (Ritchie Blackmore), Duane Allman, Kirk Hammett, Carlos Santana, (John Frusciante), (Yngwie Malmsteen), Kurt Cobain, Michael Bloomfield, Jerry Garcia, (Ry Cooder*), Bo Diddley, Jeff Beck, Tom Morello, Brian Setzer, and Peter Green. I laughed a little at the Peter green.. the artist did a cool job on Green and Bloomfield looks cool. I like the Jerry with the strat to try an . ...
Punk rock pioneer Jeffrey Ross Hyman, better known as Joey Ramone, died on this date in 2001 after a 7-year battle with lymphoma. When he and bandmates John Cummings and Douglas Colvin founded The Ramones in Forest Hills, Queens, in 1974 they came up with the novel approach of having each band member take the surname Ramone. They got the idea from a pseudonym - Paul Ramon - that Paul McCartney used when the "Silver Beetles" were touring in 1960. Joey, lead singer and co-songwriter, was the heart of the band. He was long-haired and lanky and defined New York punk fashion with his black Schott Perfecto leather jacket, torn jeans, striped t-shirts, and sneakers. The original band members included Cummings (Johnny Ramone) on guitar, Colvin (Dee Dee Ramone) on bass, and Thomas Erdelyi (Tommy Ramone) on drums. In November 2003, New York City officials renamed a block of East 2nd Street in the Bowery "Joey Ramone Place." The sign that marks the site was stolen and replaced four times in 2003. It now stands 20 fe ...
Tommy and Johnny Ramone, Fred “Sonic” Smith of the MC5, and Ron and Scott Asheton of The Stooges.
JOHNNY RAMONE "COMMANDO" INSTORE BOOK SIGNING! THURS APRIL 26TH 6PM - AMOEBA MUSIC, HOLLYWOOD CA Celebrate the new book, "Commando: The Autobiography of Johnny Ramone", and join Johnny's wife and companion of over two decades, Linda Ramone, with sole surviving founding member, producer and original drummer Tommy Ramone, and "Commando" Editor/JRA Chief of Staff JOHN CAFIERO (of Osaka Popstar) for...Ver más
Ray Charles, Rick James, Johnny Ramone, ODB and Dimebag Darrell all died in 2004 😞
January 14th 2005: Linda Cummings, widow of Ramones guitarist Johnny Ramone unveiled a bronze statue at the Hollywood Forever Cemetery honoring the late guitarist who died the previous September. 2000: Melissa Etheridge revealed to Rolling Stone that David Crosby was the surrogate father of her two children with partner Julie Cypher. 1999: Jerry Hall filed for divorce from The Rolling Stones’ *** Jagger. They had been together since 1977 & married since 1990. 1992: New York Dolls drummer Jerry Nolan died after he fell into a coma after suffering a stroke a few weeks earlier in New York City. He was 45 years old. 1984: Paul McCartney reached number one on the U.K. singles chart with “Pipes of Peace”, making McCartney the first artist to reach the top as a member of a group, in a duo (with Stevie Wonder), in a trio (with Wings) & as a solo artist. 1978: The Sex Pistols performed their final concert at the Winterland Ballroom in San Francisco. The group would reunite in 1996, 2003 & 2007. 1973: Elvis . ...
Trixy & 2 of his Testones rockin' "Bits & Pieces" at The Marble Bar circa 1981 (from l to r: Jay Graboski, Kraig {Trixy} Krixer & David Jarkowski) "Trixy & Co. make energetic and raucous revivals, with a driving rhythm section setting the tone for the raunchy vocals...a rockin' good time." Jim Green, Trouser Press 1979 "I liked the record a lot. Palisades Park came out really good. We always had wanted to do that song but never did." Johnny Ramone "Trixy & the Testones have released an intense version of the old Chuck Barris hit, 'Palisades Park'. It is rock in its most primitive incarnation. 'Where The Action Is' carried to a frenzied extreme. The 45, both sides in total, comes to over two hundred seconds of aural stimulation." --Patti Rosenberg (City Paper) "As far as Trixy and the Testones go, their only bow to the past is in the mix, which sounds vaguely like Phil Spector working out of a phone booth. I won't go as far as to say that the performance reminds me of the Gong Show, but the wacky enthusias ...
For my off shifts of driving I'm bringing the bios of John Lydon and Johnny Ramone.
In 2004 Johnny Ramone, on his death bed, urged Eddie Vedder and John Frusciante to write letters to the Rock Hall advocating for Cat Stevens
Following on from last week's Vintage Style post on iconic leather jacket wearer Johnny Ramone, we thought it wholly appropriate to consider the enduring appeal of the leather jacket and its historical heroes, including Marlon Brando, Danny Zuko, David Bowie, Robert Mapplethorpe and Rei Kawakubo...
ok, fine. Here's my list of top conservative guitarists:. 1. Eric Clapton 2. Mike Huckabee 3. Johnny Ramone and 4. Kerry King
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“Johnny Ramone is a genius... "it's modern day disco music." 😂 but whoever made this was retarded. Ha
Johnny Ramone, whoever that may be, is now famous for having his name on a tee shirt worn on Red Eye by
Just watched u on this morning. Loved the Johnny Ramone shirt!!!
I need to follow the person from Russia (I think) that made it
One time she did call them the Ray-mons.. It's fine“She still thinks Johnny Ramone is alive.”
Oli Stedman looks like johnny ramone
Thanks to Johnny, Joey, Deedee and Tommy Ramone for making this wicked-cool shirt
See if you can guess what these relatively famous people have in common: Bill Bixby, Dan Fogelberg, Dennis Hopper, Frank Zappa, Gary Cooper, and Johnny Ramone.
would you rate Johnny Ramone as one of the best guitarists ever?
Get yr tickets now for The 9th Annual Johnny Ramone Tribute!
Johnny Ramone has come back from the grave
Johnny ramone... A long time ago...
so was Johnny Ramone. He listened to Rush Limbaugh on the tour bus and went to one of his shows when he had TV.
Johnny Ramone is the greatest guitarist of all time - no one can argue with me on that.
My dogs name is Punkie Brewster but sometimes I call her Johnny Ramone
I wanna be sedated like Johnny Ramone. Nothing to do and no where to go
Ah yes. I was looking it up and saw Johnny Ramone used one quite a bit. So you used it quite a bit in...
Ultra-longshot nominee: Johnny Ramone, simply because he was Johnny Ramone
Photo: cretin-family: Johnny Ramone and Chris Stein photographed by Stephanie Chernikowski
If Johnny Ramone knew MSNBC was playing "I Wanna Be Sedated" right now he'd probably be too busy playing fantasy baseball t…
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In the men's room @ the SFO Airport, a soldier in desert fatigues said I reminded him of his favorite, Johnny Ramone.
My hairs looking a little bit too much like Johnny Ramone's
If I ever have boy and he has curly hair ima let him have Jim Morrison's hair style but if its long he's having Johnny Ramone's hair (: !
Do you have a minute to talk a out our lord and saviour Johnny Ramone?
In the spirit of music, Johnny Ramone & I are waiting outside for's dark and scary now
My personality just got compared to Johnny Ramone's. I don't know, life could be worse I suppose.
“Johnny Cash leaning on a train this makes me think of you, brooky
Photo: Paid my respects to the punk rock legend Johnny Ramone this morning. One of the greatest bands on the...
Black shades, Johnny Cage, diamonds go parade.
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and it's not limited to the ones still alive now you could order a Jim Morrison or Johnny Ramone too omf
Seeing Gary Numan tonight. It's a cemetery and a concert venue on the same grounds... I did not even know Dee Dee and Johnny Ramone, Fay Wray, and Rudolph Valentino are all here... I don't know who else.
No wonder Hubby is a musician...distantly related to Rob Zombie, Burton Cummings & Johnny Ramone! LOL yay for the :)
Johnny Ramone Chiller's long time friend Johnny Ramone has passed away after a five year fight with cancer. He was 55. Johnny passed away peacefully in his sleep on Wednesday afternoon, September 15 at 3:00 p.m. west coast time. His wife Linda was at his side. Johnny attended the first and every Chiller Theatre Expo after that, until he moved to California in the later part of the 90's. Johnny at Chiller 1991 with Monique Gabrielle and Michelle Bauer A friend of Chiller for over 13 years, Johnny showed his support for Chiller's own house band, the Dead Elvi by attending their first & second gig's back in 1994/95 at the Chiller Theatre expo in Secaucus, NJ. Early this year I took a trip to California in January. I had the good fortune to visit with Johnny and hang out with him for the afternoon at his home in the Los Angeles hills. Hanging on the wall directly across from where we were sitting was the original "Abbott & Costello meet Frankenstein" insert poster that I had sold him back in 1991. It was like ...
This Day in Rock... 1951 – Johnny Ramone – the Ramones’ famed one-chord guitarist – is born in Long Island, N.Y. His real name is John Cummings. 1957 – Jerry Lee Lewis cuts “Great Balls of Fire” after a lengthy dispute with his producer over whether he was supposed to be playing the devil’s music. 1962 – The young Beatles record a session at Liverpool, England’s EMI Studios to be played on Radio Luxembourg’s Friday Spectacular program. 1964 – Ringo Starr successfully passes his driving test on the same day the Beatles have their first recording session for “I Feel Fine.” 1964 – ‘Oh Pretty woman’ is at No. 1 in the UK on This Day in Rock Music History! 1968 – “Mama” Cass Elliot plays her first solo gig at Las Vegas’ Caesars Palace. Her two-week run there is canceled when the band proves to be poorly rehearsed and she comes down with tonsillitis. 1968 – The Beatles work on recording “The Continuing Story of Bungalow Bill,” and Yoko Ono cuts the first female ...
Start the day by saying HAPPY BIRTHDAY MR.RADIOHEAD THOM YORKE (Johnny Ramone tomorrow, John Lennon afterwards)
I wish I had the chance to meet Johnny ramone... And Elvis... All good artists are like dead or 60/70/80 now...
Kirk Hammett and Johnny Ramone. Pals hanging out at the house.
Billy Beane and Johnny Ramone interviewed together in '02. Who knew that Billy is a Punk Rocker? via
Wearing my Johnny ramone shirt today ^.^
"This song goes out to johnny ramone" BILLIE CAN U NOT :c
with Eddie Vedder and Johnny Ramone :) . so much talent in one pic!. *Ivona*
for the 60s day I'm gonna be Johnny Ramone and Becky's gonna be Dee Dee Ramone
Joey Ramone & Johnny Ramone - Pet Sematary 1989: via How about this one ???
Boss that quote off Joe Strummer saying Johnny Ramone met him at a gig and told him they done a 60 minute playlist in 45. Mad that.
it's okay, I stopped listening to The Ramones after I learned that Johnny Ramone was a neocon and Reaganite.
Johnny Ramone rocks you like a rocket from the crypt. Check out the most garish grave stones on Top5.
It was the spirit of Johnny Ramone taking control of my body. He helped me win a karaoke contest tonight and $200.
Was watching a documentary on the Ramones. That Johnny Ramone was a real douchbag! Still love em though.
Tomorrow Night at the Arclight in Hollywood: A Fenwick returns to CBGB! But this time- as a Ramone! Steven Schub as punk-legend Dee Dee Ramone in "CBGB" the movie with Alan Rickman, Rupert Grint, Stana Katic, Malin Akerman, Donal Logue & moreMoreMORE! (left to right: Catfish Staggs as Tommy Ramone, Julian Acosta as Johnny Ramone, Joel David Moore as Joey Ramone and Steven Schub as DeeDee :)
Snapped a night photo of Johnny Ramone at the cemetery last night.
Photo Journal of 9th Annual Johnny Ramone Tribute Show feat. Johnny Depp, John Waters and more via
Finally! My copy of the Johnny Ramone autobiography "Commando" is here!
Then Slash influenced from Hendrix and Johnny Ramone. So. Its all about the root music.
I miss you, Johnny Ramone. 9 years ago today. My friend.
Johnny Cash (10 years), Johnny Ramone (9 years) and Rick Wright (5 years). September is a sad month for the passing of musical giants.
«My two biggest heroes were my father and John Wayne». Johnny Ramone
You should listen to "Rock and Roll High School" sometime. The opening chord is the sound of Johnny Ramone not killing Phil Spector
Johnny Depp was a surprise guest during a 'Cry-Baby' reunion at the annual Johnny Ramone tribute:
“you missed the Johnny Ramone tribute!” Of course Steve Jones was there!
Showed my friend my johnny ramone vans and I asked her "do you know the band? Ramones?" She's like no.. Jeez Louise sister. No man
lol yes. Is Cry Baby about Johnny Ramone? I only made it through the first 30 min.
Johnny Ramone with an acoustic guitar. Be still my heart.
you missed the Johnny Ramone tribute!
Lisa was at the 9th Annual Johnny Ramone tribute at the Hollywood Forever Cemetery, featuring a screening of CRY BABY
Johnny Depp at Cry Baby Reunion at the Johnny Ramone Cemetery Tribute ... - Babble
I knew I should have gone! “Johnny Depp was a surprise guest during Cry-Baby reunion at annual Johnny Ramone tribute
John Waters’ Cry-Baby Reunion to Honor Johnny Ramone l The Seattle *** Fans were treated to an early...
Johnny Depp reunites with 'Cry-Baby' director, cast at Johnny Ramone tribute event
About to ride my motorcycle over to a graveyard in Hollywood to pay respect to Johnny Ramone. Everything feels right.
Looking forward Johnny Ramone's tribute this evening at Hollywood Forever Cemetery with , & h…
Johnny Ramone tribute with John Waters (on screen), Dita Von Teese, Johnny Depp, Traci Lords and a…
Johnny Ramone statue at Hollywood Forever Cemetery decked out for 9th Annual Tribute.
38 years ago today,the Ramones played their 1st show at CBGB. Here's a pic of Johnny Ramone & Billy Beane. http…
John Waters hosts annual Johnny Ramone tribute at Hollywood Forever. Screening of Crybaby - yes!
Bert Jansch is 75th. Johnny Ramone is and the Edge is Infuriated. I've taken the bait haven't I?
f you want to see several stars all in one place, then the place to go is the Hollywood Forever Cemetery. Of course, the stars that you'll see there are all mostly long dead and gone; I say mostly. Founded in 1899 and located on Santa Monica Boulevard in Hollywood, the Hollywood Forever Cemetery not only is it the resting place for hundreds of Hollywood's stars and other famous persons, but it remains a fully operating cemetery to this day still performing new burials and cremations every week. Today its owner was once an advisor on the television series, Six Feet Under. Some of the famous stars buried here include Douglas Fairbanks, Tyrone Power, Peter Lorre, Marion Davies, Carl "Alfalfa" Switzer, and Charlie Chaplin Jr. Recent additions, in the past few years, include Fay Wray of King Kong and guitarist Johnny Ramone. Cecil B. Demille's Grave Other colorful characters of note include the director of "Ten Commandments", Cecil B. DeMille. During the making of that film, he buried his enormous Egyptian set ...
ah yes, they think they're Johnny Ramone but they come across like Julie Burchill...
Pull the wig off of Johnny Ramone, it's just Jerry Seinfeld.
No matter what look up on YouTube, I always wind up watching videos of Johnny Ramone.
a nazi, twattish, arrogant punk rocker you are the spotting image of Johnny Ramone
Johnny Ramone just used to throw TVs at people off his roof. If that ain't badass then idk man.
I've seen a picture of Johnny Ramone smiling nd laughing, I think it's the Holy Grail of music.
I wonder if Johnny Ramone ever tried the London Broil.
Come back Dee Dee Ramone, Jeffrey Lee Pierce, Frankie Venom, Darby Crash, Johnny Thunders, Sid Vicious, and Joe Strummer. We need you now.
I'm almost done with Johnny Ramone's autobiography. I love his music, but that guy was such a tool.
The way you conduct yourself amongst such controversy is to be admired mate. You're a true champion. GL in Bahrain.
Gonna rip some jeans and go to school tomorrow as Johnny Ramone!
Reading Johnny Ramone's autobiography. He does not come out of it well. Amazing fact - his first Mosrite guitar cost $50!
Johnny Ramone said "God bless America and God bless George W. Bush" at his indoct. into Rock and Roll Hall of fame.
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Music played important roles at times During my life I miss Joe Strummer And Lux Interior And Johnny Ramone And Johnny Cash. A lot.
matters not a jot marky. Johnny Ramone was a republican; 'The KKK took my baby away' was about him. Still like The Ramones.
"You know Johnny Ramone was conservative, right?"
barely hit me that Johnny Ramone had the same haircut throughout his whole life before he shaved it all off bc of his cancer.
“If a man can judge success by how many great friends he has, then I have been very successful -- Johnny Ramone.”
Me Johnny Ramone and David Bowie aka my entire personality in photo form
Johnny Ramone's Widow in Talks for Ramones Biopic: 'I will do one no matter what' ...good times
i know well Jess will do this to me in the next few weeks
This sounds like something that my mental state would not be able to handle...try it on Monday
"We couldn't really write songs about cars and girls because we had no girlfriends and no cars. -- Johnny Ramone",
my dad changed our puppy Johnny Cash's name to Joey Ramone
Dad,while on the phone with my brother,sees me walk in the door:"Oh Johnny Ramone is here!"
Three of our customers placed in the top ten on 's Top100 Debut Albums of All Time...Steve Jones, Slash, and Johnny Ramone...
Heh, I also like to remind people that Johnny Ramone was a conservative. It drives them apoplectic.
Johnny Ramone what do you think of the radio? -I think that the radio is like the TV they just want to push the trash so I don't really care
Johnny Ramone was a huge Reagan fan. Not surprised.
Brooklyn hipsters liked LIU Brooklyn better when they faced Johnny Ramone in the 1976 tournament.
“Kickin in the studio with Making these tunes!!! The Johnny Ramone of MIDI Guitar!!!
R.I.P to the greatest to do it- John Lennon, Elvis Presley, Joey Ramone, Johnny Cash, Buddy Holly, Freddie Mercury
Pretty sure Johnny Ramone would have approved, at least.
I made a plastic pencil holder in year 9 tech with Johnny Ramone on it I think I deserve tickets to see this film
Johnny Ramone's Widow Plans Ramones Biopic: Linda Ramone, the widow of the Ramones guitarist, Johnny Ramone, h...
Watched STRANDED. An outer space movie with Vincent Gallo and Johnny Ramone should have been more fun than this one.
man, my Father has been smoking cigarettes since he was a teenager and he made it past 50, Johnny, Joey n Dee Dee Ramone only hit 50, weird.
Music: RAMONES biopic in the works says Johnny Ramone’s widow
When I jam with my Ramones Cd's and LP's I feel like Johnny, Joey & Dee Dee know what I'm doing & I am a Sunny Ramone... the lead guitarist!
Is there a Ramones movie on the way? widow says yes!
to freshman year when I had my long Johnny Ramone-like hair.
Johnny Ramone's widow is planning a Ramones biopic:
“Ramones movie will happen, says Johnny Ramone's widow: is this your thing?
He's okay he looks like Johnny Ramone but the most attractive men are Kurt Cobain and Gerard Way :3
'There will be a Ramones movie,' says Johnny Ramone's widow Se viene la película de los Ramones.
Photo: rollingstone: As the widow of late Ramones guitarist Johnny Ramone, Linda Ramone thinks only one...
"As crazy as things were getting, it was time to do something. That happened to be something irrational" -Johnny Ramone
oop too bad you could say Johnny Ramone and no one would have a clue
Johnny Ramone's Widow in Talks for Ramones Biopic A Ramones movie cannot be made fast enough for me.
Johnny Ramone's widow says she's in talks for a Ramones biopic:
Johnny Ramone was a complete *** but *** I could watch him play guitar all day. Mmm.
It's funny to see Johnny Ramone widow walking around with a Joey Ramone look alike.
Ew why is Joey Ramone giggling and kissing Johnny Ramone on my timeline.
Foto: cretin-family: Joey and Johnny Ramone photographed by Danny Fields
Going to see Johnny Ramone's grave are you, boys? Hmm, Hollywood Forever Cemetery has lots of Vancouver
Here are my five favorite guitarists of all time (at least before I change my mind in five minutes), who are yours? 1. Keith Richards 2. *** Dale 3. Brian Setzer 4. Hubert Sumlin 5. Johnny Ramone (At anytime of the day this space could also be reserved for Cheetah Chrome, Joe Strummer or *** Jones. Robbïe Pauley, yes Greg Ginn could and should be here, too.) Okay, so maybe this is really more like my Eight or Nine favorites...but whatever!
The Reverend Eddi will be celebrating the career of Johnny Ramone this evening from 5pm come and join him in the TBFM Internet Radio chatroom
Fun fact from Johnny Ramone's autobiography: he was best man at Nic Cage and Lisa Marie Presley's wedding.
Eddie Vedder dedicating his set to Johnny Ramone in fluent Spanish.
Tell Joey to tell people to join the Johnny Ramone army.
Great pic! Got the haircut, the sneer, slim tie, leather pants & Johnny Ramone surf guitar - what more could you want ha ha!
Listening to Mumford & Sons, I sometimes feel like someone gave Johnny Ramone a banjo. And I'm not saying that's a good thing.
Sign your name and the Sandman comes for you. That is what Johnny wants. He is ready. ENTER SANDMAN 2
I added a video to a playlist Johnny Ramone - Viva Las Vegas
"We stink, we're lousy, we can't play. Just get out there and do it." Johnny Ramone to Paul Simonon of The Clash
stupid *** people dressing like Johnny Ramone think it's something new ...Smh.
Im still waiting for my copy of Battle tank to load
the only other time I was starstruck was seeing Johnny Ramone at Musso & Frank In Hollywood.
*educates people on the bus about the Johnny Ramone Army*
Commando- Belligerent, forthright & poignant autobiography of the frugal, dour doyen of the down stroke, Johnny Ramone.
Johnny Ramone bobble head on my desk
*smiles and then screams as loud as I can at you* I LOVE JOHNNY RAMONE!
Johnny ramone died on my fact
Just starting movie now,but have to say if Vincent Gallo+Johnny Ramone r involved in yr mission to Mars, pretty sure u're gonna get stranded
RIP to Joey, Johnny & DeeDee Ramone who died 8 years after the Ramones broke up.. ♥ Thanku for leaving your Punk Rock legacy..
I wish I was as half as cool as Johnny Ramone.
Last night I had a dream that you and I were chasing Johnny Ramone through an Old West town. Have a good day
I'm gonna be Johnny Ramone when I grow up. except liberal.
I got a Levys one that goes pretty low, Johnny Ramone used to duct tape 2 together :)
check this design of Johnny Ramone Ive got hangin aswell!
The bassist is a girl, but looks exactly like an anorexic Johnny Ramone.
Johnny Ramone had such pretty hair.
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"He was a star and the most influential punk rock bassist," Johnny Ramone said in a statement. "I believe he has...
Happy Birthday Elvis Presley: born Jan. 8th 1935. Pictured: Johnny Ramone in the "Elvis room" of his LA home.
O Howard de The big bang theory, me lembra o Johnny Ramone -.-
...and I think you mean Johnny Ramone.
no lol I'm just saying Johnny Ramone sounds better
Finished the Johnny Ramone autobiography whole watching Gettysburg. Pretty much sums it up.
Dear Johnny Ramone, I still secretly dream of playing a gig with you.
And Johnny Ramone is talking to me because...?
A Fashionable Life: Linda Ramone An all-access pass to the LA home she shared with her late husband, Johnny Ramone.
I always forget about this but my grandmother is buried at the same cemetery as Johnny Ramone. I hope he plays guitar solos for her.
1Jimi Hendrix2 Duane Allman of the Allman Brothers Band3 B.B. King4 Eric Clapton5 Robert Johnson6 Chuck Berry7 Stevie Ray Vaughan8 Ry Cooder9 Jimmy Page of Led Zeppelin10 Keith Richards of the Rolling Stones11Kirk Hammett of Metallica12 Kurt Cobain of Nirvana13 Jerry Garcia of the Grateful Dead14 Jeff Beck15 Carlos Santana16 Johnny Ramone of the Ramones17 Jack White of the White Stripes18 John Frusciante of the Red Hot Chili Peppers19 Richard Thompson20 James Burton21 George Harrison22 Mike Bloomfield23 Warren Haynes24 The Edge of U225 Freddy King26 Tom Morello of Rage Against the Machine and Audioslave27 Mark Knopfler of Dire Straits28 Stephen Stills29 Ron Asheton of the Stooges30 Buddy Guy31 *** Dale32 John Cipollina of Quicksilver Messenger Service33 & 34 Lee Ranaldo, Thurston Moore of Sonic Youth35 John Fahey36 Steve Cropper of Booker T. and the MG’s37 Bo Diddley38 Peter Green of Fleetwood Mac39 Brian May of Queen40 John Fogerty of Creedence Clearwater Revival41 Clarence White of the Byrds42 Robert ...
Origin: Forest Hills, Queens Decades: 1974–1996 The Ramones were an American rock band that formed in Forest Hills, Queens, New York in 1974, often cited as the first punk rock group. Despite achieving only limited commercial success, the band was a major influence on the punk rock movement both in the United States and the United Kingdom. All of the band members adopted pseudonyms ending with the surname "Ramone", though none of them were actually related. They performed 2,263 concerts, touring virtually nonstop for 22 years. In 1996, after a tour with the Lollapalooza music festival, the band played a farewell show and disbanded. By a little more than eight years after the breakup, the band's three founding members—lead singer Joey Ramone, guitarist Johnny Ramone, and bassist Dee Dee Ramone—had all died. Their only record with enough U.S. sales to be certified gold was the compilation album Ramones Mania. Recognition of the band's importance built over the years, and they are now cited in many *** ...
High up : John Lennon in the Beatles. Middle : Kirk Hammett. Low : Johnny Ramone :p
“You know, punk bands now sell with one record -- their first or second record -- sell 10 times the amount of records than the Ramones did throughout their career with 20-something records. That's why I go over to Johnny Ramone's house and do yard work three times a week, just to absolve some of the guilt.” -Ed (Frann)
I wish Johnny Ramone would come back from the grave just to haunt Bruce JR was a Reagan Republican
Coming soon ... my 55th birthday. It is an occasion for some truly random thoughts to tumble through my head. ● Given that I came of age during a couple of Arab oil embargos, I always thought of 55 as a speed limit, not an age. ● Rod Serling is one of my favorite writers. When he was my age, he had been dead for five years (with a tip of the hat to Tom Lehrer, who first told that joke about Mozart). ● What a difference five years make. I spent my 50th birthday swimming in the Atlantic ocean. Today I’m still swimming in the debts I racked up during the downturn; in fact, I think I’m still paying off the trip to Miami. ● My paternal grandmother died at 101. That meant that for me, turning 50 really was middle age. Calling myself middle-aged today means I would have to live to 110. ● In a fit of morbidness, I Googled the term “dead at 55.” What an eye-opener. I knew that Robert Urich and Johnny Ramone had died that young, but not David Dukes, Wendy Wasserstein, and Mary Frann. ● On the co ...
What does it mean to be influenced by someone? Does it mean that you become a carbon copy of the influencer? Jimmy Page influenced Brian May, Johnny Ramone, and Eddie Van Halen. Yet none of them sounds quite like the other. More drastically, Immanuel Kant influenced both Ludwig von Mises and Noam Chomsky. Those two are virtually polar opposites. So I would say no, to be influenced by someone doesn't imply either a copying effect, nor even agreement between the influence and the influenced party.
My are: Commando: The Autobiography of Johnny Ramone; My Antonia by Willa Cather; and Scars on the Face of God, by C.G Bauer.
Let I make a summary of THE RAMONES History like this: - Joey Ramone: he was a college student and had some mental disorders. - Johnny Ramone: he worked as a plumber with his Dad and spent 2 year in Military school, before forming The Ramones with Dee Dee. - Dee Dee Ramone: he had a very lonely childhood and didn't have much friends, his father was an alcoholic and later divorced, and Dee Dee lived with his mom and older sister. ... but in 1969, when Dee Dee was going to the laundry and by the chance he met Johnny. They talked about the love of their mutual favorite bands, The Stooges and The MC5, they were punk bands at that time. Then they decided to form a rock band in 5 years later, 1974. First, Dee Dee was a lead vocalist and Joey played drums, Johnny played guitar. But Dee Dee's voice was just so cracking so Joey came up and became a lead vocalist, Dee Dee played bass. And they hired another member for drums position, and it was Tommy Ramone. In the late 1978, Tommy left the group because he said he ...
As Johnny Ramone asserted, we are the Punk Rockers of politics.
Just learnt that Johnny Ramone is a Republican
"People would think I was unfriendly, but I wasn't. I just didn't like the people I was around." -Johnny Ramone
This was the first concert i went to with todd swain that was along time ago
Rockaway Beach Lyrics - Up on the roof, out on the street Down in the playground the hot concrete Busride is too slow They...
I just remembered a second assault that guy did, he also the same guy that hit brandon in the face with a brick, he just showed at the front door of jeffs house, when his little sister answered, "the guy" was wearing only a sports jersey, and he was ther same guy too, he had the same face with the mop top, he kinda looks like johnny ramone for some reason, if you see that guy look out, and he has some buddies to, and he changes them from time to time
Housing both an Elvis-themed den and a Horror room for screening films, the abode a la late Johnny Ramone and his wife Linda is a dream
A few days of bang growth and I could go as Johnny Ramone for Halloween (cough, again). I refuse to put in any more effort than that.
"Morrisey & Johnny Ramone this is beautiful...don't you think?? Love this pic!
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