I Slept with Joey Ramone: A Family Memoir
“A powerful story of punk-rock inspiration and a great rock bio” (Rolling Stone), now in paperback.
When the Ramones recorded their debut album in 1976, it heralded the true birth of punk rock. Unforgettable front man Joey Ramone gave voice to the disaffected youth of the seventies and eighties, and the band influenced the counterculture for decades to come. With honesty, humor, and grace, Joey’s brother, Mickey Leigh, shares a fascinating, intimate look at the turbulent life of one of America’s greatest—and unlikeliest—music icons. While the music lives on for new generations to discover, I Slept with Joey Ramone is the enduring portrait of a man who struggled to find his voice and of the brother who loved him.
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I SLEPT WITH JOEY RAMONE: A Family MemoirUser Review - Kirkus
The late Joey Ramone is feted with tough love in these cradle-to-grave memories from his kid brother Mickey Leigh (born Mitch Hyman).In Leigh's collaboration with longtime punk journalist McNeil (co ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - norinrad10 - LibraryThing
Here's another one I'm trying to figure out. Leigh spends the majority of his time on his own history with that of his more famous brother being secondary. In its own light, Leigh history is not that ... Read full review
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