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    Forum Regular MindGoneHaywire's Avatar
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    Johnny Ramone dead?

    Unconfirmed rumor, but he didn't make it to the Ramones tribute show in LA the other night with X & the Red Hot Chili Peppers, Dickies, Eddie Vedder, Rob Zombie, et al. 3/4 of the Ramones dead, hard to believe.

    I don't like others.

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    Forum Regular N. Abstentia's Avatar
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    Yes, saw it on CNN this morning. Prostate cancer.

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    Confirmed on CNN

    Johnny Ramone died after a 5 year fight with prostrate cancer on wednesday.

    Your right J. hard to believe 3 of 4 not with us any longer.


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    all around good guy Jim Clark's Avatar
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    Well that sucks. I had hoped the reports were in error but it even made the KC paper this morning. I don't know much about his personal life but it's a shame he wasn't able to live longer and enjoy his legacy after so many years of hard work, much of it in relative obscurity compared to lesser bands.

    I'll be spinning some Ramones today to be sure.

    "Ahh, cartoons! America's only native art form. I don't count jazz 'cuz it sucks"- Bartholomew J. Simpson

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    Sgt. At Arms Worf101's Avatar
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    I'm not really a "fan"....

    but even I dug:

    Sheena is a Punk Rocker
    I want to be Sedated
    RocknRoll Highschool

    They never changed, never sold out. Often imitated but never duplicated.

    They'll be missed.

    Da Worfster

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    Yeah, we just lost one of the good ones...a sad day for music.

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    sad indeed...

    I'm starting to feel old.

    The Ramones were true originators. Just glad to have memories and records.

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    Global Village Idiot mad rhetorik's Avatar
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    'Tis a sad day. Johnny will be missed.
    "...and then at the end of the letter I like to write <i>'P.S. - this is what part of the alphabet would look like if Q and R were eliminated.'</i> "

    <b>_R.I.P. Mitch Hedburg 1968-2005_</b>

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