Joey Ramone - Quotes

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To me, punk is about being an individual and going against the grain and standing up and saying 'This is who I am'.

To me, punk is about being an individual and going against the grain and standing up and saying 'This is who I am'.

I enjoyed my life when I had nothing... and kinda like the idea of just being happy with me. ---->>>

I mean, like, rock n' roll was always about spirit and fun. ---->>>

All punk is is attitude. That's what makes it. The attitude.

All punk is is attitude. That's what makes it. The attitude.

When I was a kid growing up in the '60s, music was an outlet for enlightenment, frustration, rebellion. It was more about individualism. Today it's just like a big business.

When I was a kid growing up in the '60s, music was an outlet for enlightenment, frustration, rebellion. It was more about individualism. Today it's just like a big business.

The Eagles and the Captain and Tennille ruled the airwaves, and we were the answer to it. ---->>>

There's nobody as good as the Ramones, never will be. I mean everybody's just emulated us and now everybody just kinda takes our sound as their foundations. ---->>>

The Ramones own the fountain of youth. Experiencing us is like having the fountain of youth. ---->>>

To me, John Lennon and Elvis Presley were punks, because they made music that evoked those emotions in people. ---->>>

Well, I think we're the greatest rock 'n' roll band in the world. ---->>>

Everybody's just emulated us and now everybody just kinda takes our sound as their foundations.

Everybody's just emulated us and now everybody just kinda takes our sound as their foundations.

Rock n' roll is very special to me. It's my lifeblood. ---->>>

We always stayed true to what the Ramones are. ---->>>

When a band like Blondie re-forms, you wish them the best. ---->>>

For better or worse, MTV sort of bridges the whole country together almost like the BBC does in England. It's opened up everything so wide that it's possible for everyone to have different ideas. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: 05-19, 1951
Birthplace:
Die: 04-15, 2001
Occupation: Musician

Jeffrey Ross Hyman (May 19, 1951 – April 15, 2001), known professionally as Joey Ramone, was an American musician and singer-songwriter, lead vocalist of the punk rock band the Ramones. Joey Ramone's image, voice, and tenure as frontman of the Ramones made him a countercultural icon.(wikipedia)