Entertainment Weekly

Subscribe

Stay Connected

Subscribe

Advertise With Us

Learn More

Skip to content

Article

Marky Ramone and the Intruders

Posted on

Marky Ramone and the Intruders

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
genre:
Rock

We gave it a B

It’s 1977 again, at least in the minds of this scrappy punk combo led by ex-Ramones drummer Marky. In pumping, three-chord paeans to phone sex (”Telephone Love”) and alchoholism (”I Wants My Beer” — replete with real-burp intro), the spectre of Ramone’s previous band still hangs heavy. But, Marky Ramone and the Intruders stay true enough to the Ramones’ manic energy and twisted worldview in Marky Ramone and the Intruders to make this album a more than adequate substitute for the real thing. B

Comments