Best known as the founding bassist/songwriter of iconic rock group,The Ramones, Dee Dee Ramone was also a solo recording artist, author and prolific painter, often collaborating with artist Paul Kostabi.
The Ramones’ debut album, The Ramones (1976), is widely considered to be one of the “greatest rock albums of all time” (Rolling Stone). In 2002, Dee Dee Ramone was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. For a complete bio on Allmusic, click here.
Dee Dee’s last full album of recordings, “Greatest and Latest” (2000) was originally produced and released by Conspiracy Music, which has since became part of the Triple Pop. All of the recordings will soon be re-issued on the official Dee Dee Ramone website.
Clink the YouTube link on the side to see/hear The Ramones live in 1977 when they were at the height of their punk rock power!