It’s one thing to dig on a band’s explosive stage antics. It’s another thing entirely to actually explode while trying to hear some music.
Just as punk was becoming passé in America, Los Ramones hit the big-time in an unexpected place.
Being a modestly successful musician can be hazardous to your health, but there’s more to it than sex, drugs and rock ’n’ roll.
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