RAMONES Book-Signing Session Scheduled For This Weekend

The authors of "On the Road with the Ramones"Monte A. Melnick (RAMONES Tour Manager) and Frank Meyer (THE STREETWALKIN' CHEETAHS, SWEET JUSTICE) — will be appearing at Tower Records on Sunset Blvd. in Hollywood on Saturday, Sept. 11 for a book signing. Melnick and Meyer will be joined at the signing by Tommy Ramone (RAMONES drummer, producer and founding member), Arturo Vega (RAMONES Artistic Director), and Allan Arkush (Director, "Rock 'n' Roll High School") and some very special guests. The event kicks off at 5 p.m.

"On the Road with the Ramones" was released in late 2003 to rave reviews and has sold over 10,000 copies, making it a best-seller for Sanctuary Books. Melnick, Meyer, Ramone and Vega will be signing copies of the book, available at Tower, among other outlets.

The event is part of a weekend of RAMONES activity in Los Angeles, including the Sept. 10 opening of the documentary End of the Century at the Nuart in West L.A., and the 30th Anniversary Party and Memorabilia Exhibition at the Avalon on Sept. 12, which features performances by CJ Ramone, Marky Ramone, THE DICKIES, Flea (RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS), Eddie Vedder (PEARL JAM), John Frusciante (RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS), Steve Jones (SEX PISTOLS), Tim Armstrong (RANCID), Henry Rollins, Pete Yorn, Daniel Rey, Billy Zoom, Robert Carmine, Brett Gurewitz (BAD RELIGION), Mark Hoppus, Dicky Barrett and special guests. The event is hosted by Rob Zombie and is sold out. All proceeds from the concert will go to the Lymphoma Research Foundation and the Cedars-Sinai Prostate Cancer Research Center.

Tags:

Posted in: News

COMMENTS

To comment on a BLABBERMOUTH.NET story or review, you must be logged in to an active personal account on Facebook. Once you're logged in, you will be able to comment. User comments or postings do not reflect the viewpoint of BLABBERMOUTH.NET and BLABBERMOUTH.NET does not endorse, or guarantee the accuracy of, any user comment. To report spam or any abusive, obscene, defamatory, racist, homophobic or threatening comments, or anything that may violate any applicable laws, use the "Report to Facebook" and "Mark as spam" links that appear next to the comments themselves. To do so, click the downward arrow on the top-right corner of the Facebook comment (the arrow is invisible until you roll over it) and select the appropriate action. You can also send an e-mail to blabbermouthinbox(@)gmail.com with pertinent details. BLABBERMOUTH.NET reserves the right to "hide" comments that may be considered offensive, illegal or inappropriate and to "ban" users that violate the site's Terms Of Service. Hidden comments will still appear to the user and to the user's Facebook friends. If a new comment is published from a "banned" user or contains a blacklisted word, this comment will automatically have limited visibility (the "banned" user's comments will only be visible to the user and the user's Facebook friends).