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At the Forefront of Ramones Mania

The Queens-based punk band has a new disc compiling some of their best tracks. Frontman Joey Ramone joins Fresh Air to discuss how the group formed, the punk attitude, and the changing sounds of popular music.

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Other segments from the episode on September 8, 1988

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, September 8, 1988: Interview with Paul Schrader; Review of the album "A Vision Shared: A Tribute to Woody Guthrie and Leadbelly"; Interview with Joey Ramone; Review of…

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