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Johnny Ramone: Story Of A Punk Legend

In 2012, Classic Rock ran this extract from Johnny Ramone's autobiography, Commando...The Autobiography Of Johnny Ramone, looking back on his time with da Bruddahs

It was that power of the guitar: I walked out there knowing that we were the best.

There was nobody even close. Volume was my friend and I never wore earplugs. That would have been cheating.

After retirement came induction into the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame, victory in readers’ polls that surveyed influential bands, and even me getting ranked as the 16th top guitar player in history by Rolling Stone. But for all the success, I carried around fury and intensity during my career. 


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