The Ramones may not be with us anymore but will never leave us.
The Ramones are one of those bands that ARE and FOREVER will be timeless! A band that kids for generations to come will now about, Listen to, and where the T-Shirts of..
So as a RESiN TRiBUTE to a band that has influenced music and even fashion in the punk rock scene. Less is more!
Let us RESiN-EiGHT you with EiGHT interesting Ramones Facts.
1. Johnny and Joey Ramone are the only original members.
TWO. All of the band members adopted pseudonyms ending with the surname “Ramone”, when actually none of them were related.
3. The Ramones were an American rock band, formed in 1974 in Queens, New York and is said to be the first Punk Band.
FOUR. They toured almost nonstop for 22 years performing 2,263 concerts. (WOW)
5. They were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2002.
SiX. Joey’s real name was Jeffrey Ross Hyman.
7. The name Ramone is the name Paul McCartney used to check into hotels.
EiGHT. An intire block of East 2
nd Street in New York City was renamed Joey Ramone Place in honor of the punk rock legend. That area was home to CBGB, the seminal punk club, also was where Joey and Dee Dee Ramoneat.
bonus fact: He was reportedly a huge fan of The Offspring and Green Day and both cite The Ramones a major influence.