World Library  
Flag as Inappropriate
Email this Article

Ramones Museum

Article Id: WHEBN0045004862
Reproduction Date:

Title: Ramones Museum  
Author: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Language: English
Subject: Museums in Berlin, The Ramainz, You Don't Come Close, NYC 1978, Pet Sematary (song)
Collection:
Publisher: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Publication
Date:
 

Ramones Museum

Ramones Museum
Established September 15, 2005
Location Krausnickstr. 23 10115 Mitte, Berlin, Germany
Founder Flo Hayler
Public transit access Berlin Oranienburger Straße station
(Berlin S-Bahn)
Website ramonesmuseum.com

The Ramones Museum is a museum dedicated to the American punk rock band the Ramones, located in the Mitte borough of Berlin, Germany. While the Ramones are most closely associated with their hometown of New York City, bassist Dee Dee Ramone grew up in Berlin,[1] and the city, and Germany as a whole, was mentioned in numerous Ramones songs.

Originally opening in 2005 in Kreuzberg, the museum moved to its current location in Mitte in 2008. It is also used as an occasional concert venue.[2]

In 2014 the museum started releasing records, the first being a split between the Zatopeks and Dee Cracks.[3]

Layout

The museum has more than 500 objects of memorabilia originating from the band members themselves, including clothing, set lists, gear, and promotional items of the Ramones from the years 1975-1996.[4] Many of the items were collected by museum founder Flo Hayler, and initially stored in his apartment.[5]

Live performances

Since moving to its current location, the museum has hosted live performances by bands starting with Alkaline Trio doing an acoustic set in 2009. Later that year, C.J. Ramone became the first Ramone to perform at the museum.[6] Other acts that have played include Against Me!,[7] Anti-Flag,[8] Brian Fallon,[9] Dave Hause,[10] Dead To Me,[11] The Flatliners,[12] Franz Nicolay,[13] Hop Along,[14] Jet,[15] Mikey Erg (who released a free download of his set on bandcamp),[16] Riverboat Gamblers,[17] Slingshot Dakota,[18] Smoke or Fire,[19] The Static Age,[20] The Subways,[21] and Youth Brigade.[22]

References

  1. ^ http://www.allmusic.com/artist/dee-dee-ramone-mn0000186299/biography
  2. ^ http://www.npr.org/blogs/nprberlinblog/2010/10/13/130543151/sampling-significant-berlin-music-spots
  3. ^ http://www.punknews.org/article/56667/deecracks-and-zatopeks-releasing-dee-dee-king-tribute-split
  4. ^ http://www.museumsportal-berlin.de/en/museums/ramones-museum-berlin
  5. ^ http://www.berlinlocals.com/a-new-berlin-locals-favourite-the-ramones-museum/
  6. ^ http://www.ramonesmuseum.com/Press-Media
  7. ^ http://www.rollingstone.de/news/meldungen/article63179/against-me-auf-tour-i-was-a-teenage-anarchist-als-video-und-live-session.html
  8. ^ http://www.punknews.org/article/35564/anti-flag-to-play-the-clash-cover-sets-in-london-berlin-and-vienna
  9. ^ http://berlinbeat.org/2014/11/12/show-review-the-gaslight-anthem-at-the-ramones-museum-301014/
  10. ^ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mAS62WhOeFY
  11. ^ http://www.punknews.org/article/46038/media-dead-to-me-live-at-the-ramones-museum
  12. ^ http://www.theflatliners.com/news/102/november-european---uk-tour-announced
  13. ^ http://www.punknews.org/article/44526/tours-franz-nicolay-us-europe
  14. ^ http://www.punknews.org/article/51193/the-sidekicks-hop-along
  15. ^ http://www.metro.us/news/jet-fuel-up-for-return/tmWihz---79L2iywQIK9vI/
  16. ^ https://mikeyerg.bandcamp.com/album/live-at-the-ramones-museum-berlin-14-4-13
  17. ^ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tg-duOcxOcM
  18. ^ http://www.punknews.org/article/47789/tours-the-static-age-slingshot-dakota-europe
  19. ^ http://www.punknews.org/article/49892/tours-smoke-or-fire-europe
  20. ^ http://www.punknews.org/article/47789/tours-the-static-age-slingshot-dakota-europe
  21. ^ http://berlinimpuls.de/the-subways-im-ramones-museum
  22. ^ http://www.punknews.org/article/40316/tours-youth-brigade-europe

This article was sourced from Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. World Heritage Encyclopedia content is assembled from numerous content providers, Open Access Publishing, and in compliance with The Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act (FASTR), Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., Public Library of Science, The Encyclopedia of Life, Open Book Publishers (OBP), PubMed, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health (NIH), U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, and USA.gov, which sources content from all federal, state, local, tribal, and territorial government publication portals (.gov, .mil, .edu). Funding for USA.gov and content contributors is made possible from the U.S. Congress, E-Government Act of 2002.
 
Crowd sourced content that is contributed to World Heritage Encyclopedia is peer reviewed and edited by our editorial staff to ensure quality scholarly research articles.
 
By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. World Heritage Encyclopedia™ is a registered trademark of the World Public Library Association, a non-profit organization.
 



Copyright © World Library Foundation. All rights reserved. eBooks from World eBook Fair are sponsored by the World Library Foundation,
a 501c(4) Member's Support Non-Profit Organization, and is NOT affiliated with any governmental agency or department.