RAMONES EXHIBITION/FESTIVAL: RAMPE4,
IN AUGSBURG, GERMANY:
NOVEMBER 17 - DECEMBER 31, 2006


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There was organised really great Ramones event/ exhibition/ festival called Rampe3 by Gerhard "General" Seckler, Lothar Felkel in Augsburg, Germany in 2003. I really enjoyed to visit it as well and you can find information of it from here. Now General Seckler presents a new Ramones Underground Art & Music Fest called Rampe4 from November 17 to December 31, 2006. Seckler wrote on December 29, 2006 that the Rampe4 festival is running very well and there's been lot visitors.

Rampe4 dedicated to Dee Dee, Joey and Johnny.

There's on December 30, 2006 the last show called The Night Of The Living Dead at Augsburg "Kerosin", 12 Bands and some DJ/Vj's will give the best for Joey, DeeDee and Johnny. Show runs around 15 hours (from 2PM to 5AM) with following lineup:
2pm Full Custom Rockers, 2:45pm Paranoia Keeps Crawling, 3:30pm Surfin Birds, 4:15pm Panthouse, 5.00pm Thorsten Probeller, 5:45pm The Ramonas, 6:30pm The Wreckers, 7:15pm The Gumbabies, 8:00pm Youth Against Authority, 8:45pm The Penetraitors, 9:30pm Impotenz, 10:15pm Generation N, 0.00-05.00am DJ NONO Neumann with a 25 Years Subway/Metro Special.
From 2pm till 4pm one drink for free. Ab 15.00Uhr Joseph B. Raimond Art Special. Originals, replikas and prints from Dee Dee Ramone, Joseph B. Ramond, George Du Bose, Lothar Felkel and General Seckler.
Price: 10 euros.

Festival will be decentralising in 10 clubs in Augsburg. Art as paintings and prints from Dee Dee Ramone, Paul Kostabi, Joseph B. Raimond, General Seckler, Knoxx, George DuBose, Lothar Felkel, Godlis and many more are displayed there.

In clubs are playing more than 20 live bands, like Gerhard's group Generation N, The Penetraitors, The Romeros, The Wreckers, Youth Against Authority, The Madcaps, Die Römer and Donnerbalkengefluester. The prices for the liveshows are real cheap, between 5 and 10 euros. Also you can get a limited numbered festival ticket for the 11 liveshows for sensational 38 euros. You can order it online in the webpage from General, http://www.g-e-n-e-r-a-l.com

Famous DJ´s and first hour video jockey's as NONO Neumann (Subway, Metro and Ex & Pop) are also involved. Readings from some Ramones books will be done by Franz Dobler.

If you need help for transportations or hotel booking etc., ask Mrs. Sussane Gassner from Regio Augsburg Tourism GmbH phone +49 - (0)821 - 50207-0.

Here is the first program about the specials in the Rampe4. Latest updates you will find from http://www.g-e-n-e-r-a-l.com

November 17, 2006, 7PM-9PM - Weinhandel Ulrich Scheffler, Vernisage.

November 17, 2006, 9.30PM-4AM, Haifischbar, Vernisage II - Xybershow, DJ "C.C. Dynamite"

November 18, 2006, 2PM-5AM, Kerosin - Opening liveshow with bands like Generation N, The Romeros, The Wreckers, Youth Against Authority, The Madcaps, Donnerbalkengeflüster, Die Römer and Panthouse. Guests like George DuBose attends this event.

November 23, 2006, 9PM-3AM, Circus - Liveshow II, Bang `n Smoke, Penthouse, The Assault and DJ.

November 23, 2006, 9PM-3AM, Weisses Lamm/Schwarzes Schaf - Vernisage III + DJ + VJ.

November 24, 2006, 9PM-4AM, Sputnik - DJ/VJ, Vernisage IV, DJ "C.C. Dynamite" & VJ "General Seckler".

November 30, 2006, 8.30PM-1AM, Kreuzweise - Vernisage V with DJ "Satin Sheers" and DJ "Blödgott".

December 1, 2006, 8PM-4AM, Schwarze Schaf - Liveshows III with bands like The Madcaps, Immured, Synonym Freundschaft, Super Pursuit Möde, No Trigger and Reach My Hand and in the breaks seven Short Movie "evil WARbie bitch" by Rotten Art.

December 2, 2006, 9PM-12PM, Lehmbau - Liveshow IV with Die Römer 69 Ear-Wa, The Wreckers and Toy Boy.

December 9, 2006, 9PM-12PM, Lehmbau - Liveshow V with Youth Against Authority, Orange and other bands.

December 10, 2006, 10AM-2PM, Weisses Lamm - X-MAS Brunch.

December 13, 2006, 9PM-3AM, Circus - Liveshow VII with Generation N, Donnerbalkengeflüster and other bands. Special: 20 Years After Gen N Live at the Circus.

December 15, 2006, 8PM-9AM, Abraxas Junges Theater - Liveshow VIII - Let there be rock! Initiative "Selbstbestimmte Musikkultur Augsburg" with live bands like Thorsten Propeller, Deep, Sputnik Booster, Jesus Jackson, Der Unsichtbare and Super Pursuit Möde.

December 16, 2006, 6PM-1AM, Thing - Vernisage with live bands Thorsten Probeller and more, DJ/VJ, Xybershow & special guests. Special: Development of the punkrock scene in Augsburg.

December 19, 2006, 5AM-1AM, Thing - Readings from some Ramones books will be done by Franz Dobler. They do reading for example from my Rock In Peace: Dee Dee And Joey Ramone book.

December 20, 2006, 8PM-1AM, Kreuzweise - Reading with Daniela Nering from Dee Dee´s Chelsea Horror Hotel and Surviving The Ramones books.

December 22, 2006, 8PM-1AM, Kantine - Liveshow IX, Mr. Norton and more bands and DJ´s.

December 23, 2006, 8PM, Haifischbar - Xybershow DJ/VJ, special guests.

December 24, 2006, 10PM-3PM, Sputnik - X-MAS Party with DJ/VJ General Seckler and Steve Firestarter and specials.

December 30, 2006, 2PM-5AM, Kerosin - The last show called The Night Of The Living Dead at Augsburg "Kerosin", 12 Bands and some DJ/Vj's will give the best for Joey, DeeDee and Johnny. Show runs around 15 hours (from 2PM to 5AM) with following lineup:
2pm Full Custom Rockers, 2:45pm Paranoia Keeps Crawling, 3:30pm Surfin Birds, 4:15pm Panthouse, 5.00pm Thorsten Probeller, 5:45pm The Ramonas, 6:30pm The Wreckers, 7:15pm The Gumbabies, 8:00pm Youth Against Authority, 8:45pm The Penetraitors, 9:30pm Impotenz, 10:15pm Generation N, 0.00-05.00am DJ NONO Neumann with a 25 Years Subway/Metro Special.
From 2pm till 4pm one drink for free. Ab 15.00Uhr Joseph B. Raimond Art Special. Originals, replikas and prints from Dee Dee Ramone, Joseph B. Ramond, George Du Bose, Lothar Felkel and General Seckler.
Price: 10 euros.