RIP The Ramones: The Most Punk Rock Moment of the 21st Century

With the death of Tommy Ramone yesterday, the four original members are all gone. My tribute to Tommy and the band can be read at Big Hollywood.

Though the band broke up in 1996, during their 2002 induction into the Rock and Hall of Fame, Johnny Ramone delivered what is still the most punk rock moment of this new century:

For more context, here’s a clip from “End of the Century,” a must-see documentary about the band.