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Who doesn’t love the Ramones? It’s almost blasphemy to not have some sort of admiration or at least respect for the punk rock pioneers, and like the saying goes, imitation is the sincerest form of flattery. While I have been a fan of The Ramones for most of my life, there was a period in my late teens/early adult years in which the Joey and the boys weren’t really releasing all that much. Enter the Maryland punk rock band, The Huntingtons. Started in the mid ’90′s, The Huntingtons took up the Ramones mantle and ran with it, putting out a continual output of albums and even performing as Joey Ramone’s backing band for a couple of shows as well. They wore matching jeans, black shirts and leather jackets. They picked up the “1-2-3-4!” and sped through a double digit amount of songs in record speed, »

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