Q & A with Marky Ramone
Sofa King Cool had the chance to catch up with Marky Ramone during his Q and A at The Nickel City Con and he discussed his 40 year career with the Ramones, How He joined The Band, How They Ended, Arguments between the band, Doyle and The Joey Ramone Incident, How The Misfits should have only played one reunion show and how they are better with Michale Graves, and how no current band out there has any staying power, a recent with Johnny Rotten, and how The fights with Joey on The Howard Stern Show were fixed
Marc Steven Bell (born July 15, 1952) is an American musician best known by his stage name Marky Ramone. He is best known for being the drummer of the punk rock band the Ramones, from May 1978 until February 1983, and August 1987 until August 1996. He has also played in other notable bands, Dust, Estus, Richard Hell and the Voidoids and Misfits.
Marky Ramone’s tenure with the Ramones lasted 15 years. He is the only living member inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, and the only living member to receive the Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award.
In 2015 Marky released his autobiography Punk Rock Blitzkrieg: My Life as a Ramone.
He lives in Brooklyn Heights with his wife, Marion Flynn