Flashback Friday: The Ramones "Merry Christmas (I Don't Want To Fight Tonight)"

December 13, 2019
The Ramones

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Only a few Fridays left in the year/decade, so it's time to honor a holiday song from an ALT original. 30 years ago, The Ramones released their 11th studio album, Brain Drain - the last to feature Dee Dee Ramone. That album included a track that had been a somewhat overlooked B-side a few years prior. In the decades that have passed, it's become a staple at this time of year, mixing genuine sweetness with the band's signature punk sound. Enjoy and listen for some classic ALT holiday songs on the air as we get closer to 2020!