39 years ago today!
On August 16th, 1974 a newly formed band named The Ramones made their debut at NYC’s legendary CBGB. Watch Here
Joey Ramone has a posthumous deluxe version of his last solo album …Ya Know? being released on 11/23. A new video for his single New York City features many a guest star including Tommy Ramone, Andrew W.K., Kristin Schaal and more: (via Video: Joey Ramone – New York City)
A group of the actors who will be tasked with portraying some of the biggest names in NYC’s rock scene have been announced. If they add David Byrne to this movie (as they most definitely should), what actor should play him? We’ve put together images of some of the known actors (like Malin Akerman as Debbie Harry picture above) after the jump:(via What do you think of the CBGB movie casting choices?)
Talking Heads opening for The Ramones at CBGB? Just another weekend in NY as shown by these 1975 Village Voice ads. More classic 1975 CBGB music ads and your music pairing after the jump.