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News Roundup– Ramones, Rock Baby Names, Cobain and Mustaine!

Posted by on Mar.30, 2012, under News No Comments

You Know What You Did Last Summer… and now it might be time to pick out baby names. Rock and Roll Baby Names: Over 2,000 Music-Inspired Names, from Alison to Ziggy is a new book from Margaret Eby. There’s also a related contest to win a bunch of cool swag from Penguin, including Marc Spitz’s “Jagger: Rebel, Rock Star, Rambler, Rogue”.  Enter here.

Released last week, photographer Bill Hale has put out Megadeth: Another Time, A Different Place. Fans will love this and the forward was written by Dave Mustaine, natch.

Eric Erlandson and Melissa Auf der Maur are doing a Q&A and signing on April 5th at Barnes and Noble in Union Square, NYC to celebrate the release of Eric’s new book, “Letters to Kurt“. Details are here.  Read a great interview Eric did with LA Weekly here.

Commando: The Autobiography of Johnny Ramone officially releases on Tuesday April 2nd, but you can get it online now.

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee Duff McKagan’s awesome memoir is now out in paperback. Check out our interview with Duff and buy It’s So Easy: and other lies.

We know it’s a stretch, but this is the first song we thought of when we thought of babies.  Feel free to name your kid Eddie, but please don’t name them Money.