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Ramones Labels: Sire Released: April 23, US : Gold . BRA : Gold . Labels: Radioactive, Chrysalis Released: July 18, We're Outta Here! All The Stuff And More! UK : Silver . Essential  Released: July 16, Labels: Chrysalis. Rocket to Russia. Road to Ruin. Rock 'n' Roll High School. They used similar sound-output techniques [ clarification needed ] to those of the Beatles and used advanced production methods by Leon. The album cover, photographed by Punk magazine's Roberta Bayley, features the four members leaning against a brick wall in New York City.
The back cover depicts an eagle belt buckle along with Where Did Our Love Go album's liner notes.
After its release, Ramones was promoted with two singleswhich failed to chart. The Ramones also began touring to help sell records; these tour dates were mostly based in the United States, though two were booked in Britain. Violence, drug use, relationship issues, humor, and Nazism were prominent in the album's lyrics. The album opens with " Blitzkrieg Bop ", which is among the band's most recognized songs.
Most of the album's tracks are uptempowith many songs measuring at well over beats per minute. The songs are also rather short; at two-and-a-half minutes, "I Don't Wanna Go Down to the Basement" is the album's longest track.
Ramones contains a cover of the Chris Montez song " Let's Dance ". Ramones peaked at number on the US Billboard and was unsuccessful commercially, though it received glowing reviews from critics. Many later deemed it a highly influential record, and it has since received many accolades, such as the top spot on Spin magazine's list of the "50 Most Essential Punk Records".
Ramones is considered an influential punk album in the US and UK, and had a significant impact on other genres of rock musicsuch as grunge and heavy metal.
The album was ranked at number 33 in Rolling Stone ' s list of the Greatest Albums of All Time  and was certified gold by the Recording Industry Crusher (Pucian) - Various - Poland 4 Ramones - Tribute To Ramones (CD) of America in The group's vocalist Joey Ramone related that "Lisa came down to see us, she was blown away by us.
She said that we changed her life; she Its Just A Matter Of Time - Randy Travis - On The Other Hand: All The Number Ones (CD) writing about us in Rock Sceneand then Lenny Kaye would write about us and we started getting more press like The Village Voice.
Word was getting out, and people starting coming down. Fields agreed because the band "had everything [he] ever liked,"  and became the manager in November He brought down the vice president and all these people—he's the only hip one in the company. He risked his career to get us on the label. Sire accepted their request and agreed to release a studio album instead. In January the band took a break from their live performances to prepare for recording at Plaza Sound studio.
The band applied microphone placement techniques similar to those which many orchestras used. The guitars can be heard separately on the stereo channels—electric bass on the left channel, rhythm guitar on the right—drums and vocals are mixed in the middle of the stereo mix. The band also used a technique known as doublingwhere the vocal line used is sung twice. Recording for the album was expanded by Mickey Leigh Joey's brother and Leon with percussion effects, which went unmentioned in the liner notes to the album's release.
Initially, the Ramones wanted an album cover similar to Meet the Beatles! The art direction was by Toni Wadler and, according to cartoonist John Holmstromthe "Meet The Beatles" cover idea came out "horribly".
The black and white photograph on the Power Of A Woman (Radio Edit) of the album was originally in an issue of Punk. The cover photo features from left to right JohnnyTommy, Joey and Dee Dee Ramonestaring at the camera with blank faces.
Leigh, who performed backing vocals on several tracks, asked guitarist Johnny why he was not Walk Right Back - Various - Sixties Sensations #1 (VHS) on the Surfers Flowers - Funkaroma - Funkaroma / Sweet Sensations (CD, Album) credits.
Johnny replied: "We didn't want people to get confused with who's in the band or who's not. It's our first album, you know, and we didn't want people to get confused. The artwork became one Crusher (Pucian) - Various - Poland 4 Ramones - Tribute To Ramones (CD) the most imitated album covers in music.
The image of a band in front of a brick wall dressed in ripped jeans and leather jackets was copied by Alvin and the Chipmunks in Chipmunk Punk. The first was released in Februaryoriginally as a 7" split single with " Havana Affair " as its B-side. All but one of the band's gigs were booked for New York City, with Waterbury, Connecticut as the exception.
After the album's recording, the Ramones headlined for very few shows, usually opening for an identified cover band which played Aerosmith and Boston. When they opened at Brockton, Massachusettsthe audience appeared extremely uninterested in the Ramones so Johnny swore off playing as an introduction for other bands. After performing with Blondie in New Jersey, they continued their tour to BostonMassachusetts for three shows.
Travelling was difficult. Most of the time, it was just Danny Fields, me, and the members of the band. We'd get two rooms in the hotel, three of us in each. They couldn't afford any more help at that point, so the band had to pitch in unloading the equipment. I'd play the drums during sound checks, while Tommy went out to the board and mixed the sound—and instructed the soundman not to fuck with the settings.
We would enlist the aid of any fan willing to help us load out at the end of the night. At the time, Leigh was road managerstage managerchauffeurand head of security. Vega, who contributed to the album's packaging, helped out with the road crew as much as possible.
Tommy's friend Monte Melnick occasionally helped with the audio outputbut this was typically done by Leigh. Following their debut album's release, the band performed at over 60 concerts for its promotion. Linda Stein pushed to make these events happen, setting up the band performances in the UK during the United States Bicentennial.
Fields relates: "On the two-hundredth anniversary of our freedom, we were bringing Great Britain a gift that was forever going to disrupt their sensibilities. The songs on Ramones addressed several lyrical themes including violence, male prostitutiondrug use, and Nazism.
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