Tag: Ramones

Bob Mould autobiography ‘See a Little Light: The Trail of Rage and Melody’ due in June

Bob Mould autobiography ‘See a Little Light: The Trail of Rage and Melody’ due in June

The long-in-the-works autobiography by Hüsker Dü frontman Bob Mould — titled ‘See a Little Light: The Trail of Rage and Melody’ — is scheduled to be published June 15 by Little, Brown and Company.

Video: Ramones’ ‘Merry Christmas (I Don’t Want To Fight Tonight)’ covered by Vetiver

Video: Ramones’ ‘Merry Christmas (I Don’t Want To Fight Tonight)’ covered by Vetiver

The latest installment of the A.V. Club’s Undercover web-video series features the very folky Vetiver tackling the Ramones’ ’80s classic ‘Merry Christmas (I Don’t Want To Fight Tonight).’ Needless to say, it’s an entirely different take on the punk fa

Milestones: US Festival kicked off 28 years ago today; watch Ramones’ full set — and more

Milestones: US Festival kicked off 28 years ago today; watch Ramones’ full set — and more

Twenty eight years ago today, the first of what would turn out to be two multi-day US Festivals — envisioned by their organizer, Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak, as ‘Woodstock West’ — opened in blistering 110-degree heat at Glen Helen Regional Park in San Bernadino County, Calif.

Record Store Day vinyl from R.E.M., Sonic Youth, Ramones, Factory Records

Record Store Day vinyl from R.E.M., Sonic Youth, Ramones, Factory Records

The third-annual Record Store Day is set for April 17, and this year’s exclusive releases include a reissue of Rhino’s 4LP Joy Division vinyl box set, a blue-vinyl reissue of R.E.M.’s ‘Chronic Town’ and fresh vinyl reissues from Sonic Youth, Joe Strummer and the Ramones.

Hoodoo Gurus set U.S. release for ‘Purity of Essence,’ mock Metallica in making-of video

Hoodoo Gurus set U.S. release for ‘Purity of Essence,’ mock Metallica in making-of video

Australia’s Hoodoo Gurus today announced a May 11 U.S. release date for their ninth studio album, ‘Purity of Essence,’ which the band is teasing with a six-part web mockumentary that pokes fun at Metallica’s self-help doc ‘Some Kind of Monster.’

Vintage Video: Ramones find ‘Something to Believe In’ with ‘Hands Across Your Face’

Vintage Video: Ramones find ‘Something to Believe In’ with ‘Hands Across Your Face’

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Merry Christmas from Slicing Up Eyeballs

WBCN ‘The Rock of Boston,’ station that helped break U2 in U.S., going off-air

WBCN ‘The Rock of Boston,’ station that helped break U2 in U.S., going off-air

Boston modern-rock radio station WBCN (104.1 FM), aka “The Rock of Boston,” will be pulled off the air next month and survive as a Web-only […]

Insound kicking off 7-inch reissue series with Replacements, Ramones titles

Insound kicking off 7-inch reissue series with Replacements, Ramones titles

Reissuing old albums in deluxe vinyl pressings is all the rage these days, but it’s not often you see what online wax retailer Insound is […]