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The Absolut Top 101 Songs of WFNX History #55 - Ramones "Rock & Roll High School"

The Absolut Top 101 Songs of WFNX History #55 - Ramones "Rock & Roll High School"


You can vote for your favorite songs & check out the countdown so far right here! #55 - Ramones "Rock & Roll High School" Ask...
By FNXAdmin  |  June 17, 2011

Talkin' 'bout a revolution

As Vo Dilunduhs with the slightest sense of our state's history know, we have just finished Gaspee Days, a celebration of what was one of the first (and most dramatic) blows for freedom in the years leading up to the Revolution.
Parading in Pawtuxet; a matter of Pride; perlow heats ’em up again
By RUDY CHEEKS  |  June 17, 2011
Undercover: Ramones-"Time Has Come Today" [VIDEO]

Undercover: Ramones-"Time Has Come Today" [VIDEO]


...and here's the original, for good measure:  
By FNXAdmin  |  February 17, 2011
Podcast: Marky Ramone

Podcast: Marky Ramone


Julie Kramer talked punk rock & pasta sauce with the legendary Ramones drummer for a very special Leftover Lunch.DOWNLOAD: Marky Ramone Pt. 1.mp3Marky Ramone Pt....
By FNXAdmin  |  February 16, 2011
Undercover: Ramones-"California Sun" [VIDEO]

Undercover: Ramones-"California Sun" [VIDEO]


This live version of "California Sun" by the Ramones is Adam 12's favorite cover song of all-time. It's also the song he used to kick...
By FNXAdmin  |  February 01, 2011


The Absolute Top 101 WFNX Artists of All Time #7 - Ramones

The Absolute Top 101 WFNX Artists of All Time #7 - Ramones


You can vote for your favorite artists & check out the countdown so far right here! #7 - Ramones Never mind so-called "alternative," the Ramones...
By Adam12  |  August 25, 2010
The Absolut Top 101 WFNX Artists of All Time #7 - The Ramones

The Absolut Top 101 WFNX Artists of All Time #7 - The Ramones


    Queens in 1974.  The setting for the birth of punk rock in the form of Jeffrey, John, Douglas, and Thomas.  Four kids the...
By MorningIntern  |  August 25, 2010
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Arty crashers

Fucked Up's career is a game of dares they're winning. Over the past few years, the Toronto band have trashed a bathroom on an MTV broadcast, played a 12-hour set in a NYC boutique, reeled in random notables like David Cross, Bob Mould, and Nelly Furtado
Fucked Up live to conquer the improbable
By REYAN ALI  |  February 19, 2010
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Joey Ramone remembered

On top of everything else that was a drag about the decade just past, there was this: in a three-and-a-half-year span, we lost three quarters of the Ramones. And then CBGB closed.
Long Live Rock Dept.
By MIKE MILIARD  |  January 08, 2010
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Remembering Joey Ramone

On top of everything else that was a drag about the decade just past, there was this: in a three-and-a-half-year span, we lost three quarters of the Ramones. And then CBGB closed.
Long Live Rock Dept.
By MIKE MILIARD  |  January 08, 2010


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Various Artists | Casual Victim Pile: Austin 2010

The notion that regional musical flavors exist independently in American cities is quickly becoming an archaic truism, seeing as how the world really is a stage these days, at least in the digital sense.
Matador (2010)
By ZETH LUNDY  |  January 08, 2010
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52 ways to leave 2009

Your usual lackadaisical approach to New Year's Eve — just see what happens and go with the flow — is not going to cut it this year. Sure, the end of this decade may not have the same kind of new-millennium pressure riding on it as the last one, b
Get your New Year's Eve down to an Auld Lang science.
By SHAULA CLARK  |  January 01, 2010
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Those Darlins | Self-titled

If summer finally decides to arrive this year, it'll have a heckuva soundtrack waiting for it.
Oh Wow Dang (2009)
By ZETH LUNDY  |  July 17, 2009
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Lift and drag

In an age of polarizing bands, Welsh septet Los Campesinos! are among the . . . polarizing-est.
Titus Andronicus and Los Campesinos!, Paradise Rock Club, February 13, 2009
By RYAN STEWART  |  February 18, 2009
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Fast-breaking music

WFNX has always been a maverick radio station.
You heard it here first
By TED DROZDOWSKI  |  December 01, 2008


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Rock and rote


Three decades in, AC/DC’s conservatism pays off
By DANIEL BROCKMAN  |  November 05, 2008

Hell-bound Granata

Is the excitement of Guitar Hero III surging through your fingertips?
Shredding with Joe Granata; plus, life after LFO
By BOB GULLA  |  October 27, 2008
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Post-masters

In the annals of rock-and-roll-origin stories, Colin Newman, singer/guitarist for the pinned-down cynical conceptualist rock band Wire, has one of the odder ones.  
47 releases in, Wire can still get it up
By DANIEL BROCKMAN  |  October 01, 2008

Pedal pushers

The history of rock is littered with crazies who have craved nothing more than volume on top of volume, who have short-circuited themselves in the pursuit of the purity of noise.
A Place To Bury Strangers have it in for your earbones
By DANIEL BROCKMAN  |  September 08, 2008

Murder Weapon, Werewolves on Wheels, Lead Stiletto

Despite a thin crowd, each band was in fine form.
Music seen, Geno's, August 28, 2008
By DAN CLARK  |  September 03, 2008


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Gabba gabba hayride

Punks in the know will tell you that the club where the music started, CBGB, is an acronym for “country, bluegrass, and blues.”
Tommy Ramone’s roots show in Uncle Monk
By STEVEN BEEBER  |  July 07, 2008
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Geography lessons

"You could put us in Anchorage or Alaska or Antarctica or even somewhere in the Himalayas, and at heart we’d still be from Boston.”
Street Dogs remain Boston to the core
By MATT ASHARE  |  June 24, 2008
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Muck and the Mires

If Phil Spector could produce the Ramones, then Kim Fowley can produce Muck and the Mires, local faves whose sound has always been two parts Ramones to five parts British Invasion.

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By BRETT MILANO  |  April 15, 2008
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The rest is noise

If, heading home from Chet’s Last Call one night in 1984, you happened to tune into The Record Hospital , you might have caught a Swell Maps track, followed by some F.U.’s or the Contortions.
WHRB presents Record Hospital Fest 2008
By MICHAEL BRODEUR  |  April 15, 2008
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End of an Era

While the scene might seem a bit disheveled to the untrained eye, Renchan says he knows exactly where to find what he’s looking for.
After 29 years, Luke’s Record Exchange prepares to close shop
By IAN DONNIS  |  March 19, 2008


Dead of Winter + Fiery Furnaces

It was a weekend of big acts and big crowds at SPACE Gallery.
Music seen at SPACE Gallery, January 18-19
By CHRISTOPHER GRAY  |  January 23, 2008
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Show and tell

After a brief late-December break from the usual boatload of good shows, the flood picks up right where it left off in early January.
A whole new year of live music
By WILL SPITZ  |  January 04, 2008
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Boxed and ready


The cream of the season’s CD/DVD crop
By PHOENIX MUSIC STAFF  |  December 14, 2007
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Born again

When fondly remembered bands get back together, they usually say they’re just playing a couple of shows and not thinking about the future.
The return of Scarce
By BRETT MILANO  |  December 11, 2007