Marky Ramone Details
Ramones legend marky ramone visits crescent ballroom to discuss and sign his memoir punk rock blitzkreig, the inside story behind one of the most revered bands in music history during the early days of punk rock in new york. Having outlived his bandmates, marky is the only person who can share the secrets and stories of the ramones’ improbable rise. From the cult film rock ‘n’ roll high school through “i wanna be sedated” through his own struggle with alcoholism, marky ramone sets the record straight, painting an unflinching picture of the dysfunction behind the band that changed a generation. Rolling stone ranked the ramones at #26 on its list of the “100 greatest artists of all time.” They received a grammy lifetime achievement award in 2011 and were inducted into the rock and roll hall of fame in 2002. And marky ramone played a major part in this success—his “blitzkrieg” style of drumming drove the sound the ramones pioneered. Now, fans can get the inside story.