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Old 09-15-2004, 10:41 PM  
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Johnny Ramone has died.

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Updated: 12:16 a.m. ET Sept. 16, 2004

LOS ANGELES - Johnny Ramone, guitarist and co-founder of the seminal punk band "The Ramones," has died. He was 55.

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Ramone died in his sleep Wednesday afternoon at his Los Angeles home surrounded by friends and family, his publicist said. He had battled prostate cancer for five years, and was hospitalized in June at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center.

Ramone, born John Cummings, was one of the original members of the Ramones, whose hit songs "I Wanna be sedated" and "Blitzkrieg Bop," among others, earned the band induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2002.

The band's singer, Joey Ramone, whose real name was Jeff Hyman, died in 2001 of lymphatic cancer. Bassist Dee Dee Ramone, who was born Douglas Colvin, died from a drug overdose in 2002.

Johnny Ramone founded "The Ramones" in 1974 with Joey Ramone, DeeDee Ramone and Tommy Ramone, the only surviving member of the original band.

A tribute concert and cancer research fund-raiser was held Sunday in Los Angeles to celebrate the band's 30th anniversary. It featured performances by Los Angeles punk band X, the Red Hot Chili Peppers, Henry Rollins and others.

Along with his wife, Linda Cummings, Johnny Ramone was surrounded at his death by friends Eddie and Jill Vedder, and Rob and Sherrie Zombie. Other friends who gathered at his Los Angeles home included Lisa Marie Presley, Pete Yorn, Vincent Gallo and Talia Shire.

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Old 09-15-2004, 10:42 PM   #2
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Wait. I could SWEAR I heard this guy died like 6 months ago...
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Old 09-15-2004, 10:45 PM   #3
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Wait. I could SWEAR I heard this guy died like 6 months ago...
I did a search to make sure I wasn't reposting something and I came across a thread that said he was losing his battle with cancer. IT was about 6 months old IIRC.
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Old 09-15-2004, 10:49 PM   #4
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I did a search to make sure I wasn't reposting something and I came across a thread that said he was losing his battle with cancer. IT was about 6 months old IIRC.
No, I could swear I remember people reporting his death. And even an argument over his mark on music at work after the fact...
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Old 09-15-2004, 10:53 PM   #5
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No, I could swear I remember people reporting his death. And even an argument over his mark on music at work after the fact...
It could have been spiritual vision. Maybe you should turn Jewish and have parties with Taco and rabbis.
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Old 09-15-2004, 11:04 PM   #6
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Old 09-15-2004, 11:07 PM   #7
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Maybe you were thinking of another Ramone. They are all just about dead now.
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Old 09-15-2004, 11:13 PM   #8
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I would have thought the Ramones were older than the ex Beatles-suprised he was only 55. Too young to die.
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Old 09-15-2004, 11:16 PM   #9
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Joey Ramone, lead singer, died of lymphatic cancer in 2001.

Dee Dee Ramone, bass, died in 2002 by drug OD.
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Old 09-16-2004, 12:48 AM   #10
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Ironically I have been listening to a shitload of Ramones lately, and happen to be listening right now...

I found a torrent of a 2 disc anthology with like 60 songs. They so fuggin rocked.
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Old 09-16-2004, 12:52 AM   #11
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Old 09-16-2004, 04:43 AM   #12
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Old 09-16-2004, 05:19 AM   #13
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Joey Ramone, lead singer, died of lymphatic cancer in 2001.

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I was thinking of Joey Ramone...

Thanks for saving my sanity..
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Old 09-16-2004, 06:16 AM   #14
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LOS ANGELES - Johnny Ramone, guitarist and co-founder of the seminal punk band "The Ramones," has died. He was 55.

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