Contact Us

CJ, Richie & more celebrating ‘Road to Ruin’ at Joey Ramone Birthday Bash 2018

Road to Ruin

Like every year, the late, great Joey Ramone‘s birthday will be celebrated with the ‘Joey Ramone Birthday Bash’ concert, and since the show’s usual home of Webster Hall is currently closed for renovations, this year it moves to Bowery Electric on May 19. Like last year, later period Ramones CJ and Richie are playing, and like the past two years, the 2018 birthday bash will double as the 40th anniversary celebration for one of the Ramones’ classic albums. 2016 was the self-titled debut, 2017 was both Leave Home and Rocket to Russia, and this year is Road to Ruin (home of “I Wanna Be Sedated,” “Don’t Come Close,” “I Just Want To Have Something To Do,” and more).

The lineup also includes Ramones producer Ed Stasium, Joey Ramone’s brother Mickey Leigh, and more TBA. Tickets are on sale now and “all net proceeds benefit the Joey Ramone Foundation for Lymphoma Research.”

Watch the awesome “I Just Want To Have Something To Do” scene from Rock ‘n’ Roll High School below:

Subscribe to Brooklyn Vegan on

Joey Ramone 2018 Birthday Bash

Check It Out

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://www.brooklynvegan.com using your original account information.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for BrooklynVegan quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!