Happy Birthday MARKY RAMONE!
The longtime drummer for punk trailblazers the Ramones, Marky Ramone, turns 60 today!
Marc Steven Bell, stage name MARKY RAMONE, was born on July 14, 1956 in Brooklyn, New York US.
This year punk celebrates 40 years but according to Marky's opinion the genre's roots stretch back quite a bit further and Ramone names his five favorite punk songs from the past.
The Kinks - All Day and All of the Night (1964)
The Trashmen - Surfin Bird (1963)
Love - 7 And 7 Is (1966)
Richard Hell and the Voidoids - Blank Generation (1977)
The Music Machine - Talk Talk (1966)