Today in Music History: Joey Ramone

On this date sixty years ago, Joey Ramone (Jeffrey Hyman) is born in Queens.  He died of lymphatic cancer just over ten years ago.  His just-released New York City is the current Coolest Song in the World this week on the Underground Garage.  Here is a live version from '78 of my favorite song from the Road to Ruin album:

 

 

 

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