DATES OF CJ RAMONE'S OLD BAND BAD CHOPPER (FIRST WARM JETS) IN 2000-
SEE INFORMATION OF CJ RAMONE'S CURRENT ACTIVITY
May 29-30, 2009, South-America.
As a solo name CJ Ramone played Ramones set at Converse's private
May 29, 2009, Niceto Club, Buenos Aires, Argentina (CANCELLED).
May 30, 2009, Industria Cultrural, Santiago, Chile. Read review
the show in Chile here.
These shows in July-August, 2008 were first Bad Chopper shows since
2004. CJ Ramone played personally few other shows between
Bad Chopper played in these South American shows of the Bad Chopper
songs for example Diabla, Sick Of It, Do It To Me and Ain't No
Criminal. And of the Ramones songs (or songs that Ramones covered) for
example Wart Hog, Punishment Fits The Crime, The Crusher, Main Man, Got
Alot To Say, My Back Pages and Cretin Family.
Tour was organised by my friend Mariano Asch from Argentina. Here are
few comments by him:
- You can say the concerts were all a big success. CJ Ramone did in
Buenos Aires a special one-off encore with musicians from Expulsados and
Cadena Perpetua and after the last song Do You Wanna Dance? CJ stage
dived into the crowd ! Everybody went bananas, commented Mariano
John Evicci wrote long story of this tour, read it
Line-up at the tour was:
CJ Ramone: vocals and bass
Brian Costanza: guitar
John Evicci: drums
July 26, 2008, Mary Carroll's, Babylon Village,
Bad Chopper played show at Mary Carroll's as a warm-up show
before South America tour. Earlier in a same day (July 26, 2008) CJ
Ramone joined Boston's Street Dogs onstage for a couple of songs at
the Warped Tour's stop at Nassau Coliseum in Uniondale, NY, USA.
August 8, 2008, Kazebre Rock Bar, Sao Paulo, Brazil. See in right
photos by Marcus Padula of this show in Sao Paulu.
August 9, 2008, Master Music Hall, Cascavel, Brazil. (See and read
here by Helio Volpato).
August 10, 2008, Novo 92 Graus, Curitiba, Brazil.
August 12, 2008, Manara Bar, Porto Alegre, Brazil.
August 14, 2008, Rockola, Santiago, Chile.
August 15, 2008, Compleo Troya, Montevideo, Uruguay.
August 16, 2008, El Teatro Flores, Buenos Aires, Argentina. Also the
Argentinean Ramones tribute band called The Ramonos will be playing at
El Teatro Flores on August 16. Address: Av Rivadavia 7800, BS. AS.
August 17, 2008, Galpon 11 CEC, Rosario, Argentina.
August 18, 2008, Casa Babylon, Cordoba, Argentina.
August 20, 2008, Roxvury, Bariloche, Rio Negro, Argentina.
August 21, 2008, Salon Mayor De Villa Maria, Neuquan, Argentina.
Cancelled... May 21, 2004, Continental, NYC. Also Cheetah Chrome of the
Dead Boys, Dean Dean And The Sex Machines, Cyclones etc. Bad Chopper had
to cancel, because they weren't got time to rehearse enough.
January 29, 2004, Mary Carolls Babylon Village, NY. Benefit for the
December 17, Continental, NYC. Release party of Monte A. Melnick's and
Frank Meyer's book The Road With The Ramones.
September 5, DON HILLS, 551 GREENWICH ST, NEW YORK, NY. INFO:
September 12, KINGS CLUB, 1702 MIDDLE COUNTRY RD CENTEREACH, NY. INFO:
September 13, CONNECTIONS, 503 VAN HOUTEN AV, PASSAIC, NJ. INFO:
CANCELLED!!!September 18, GARAGE, SANTA MONICA BOULEVARD ON HOLLYWOOD, LA.
September 19, PRESS BOX, 480 N GLASSELL ST, ANAHEIM, CA. INFO:
September 20, JUGHEADS, 5110 EAST MCDOWELL RD, PHOENIX, AZ. INFO:
Oct 14, Huck Finn, Nagoya, Japan
Oct 13, Fandango, Osaka, Japan
Oct 12, The Shelter, Tokyo, Japan
Oct 11, The Shelter, Tokyo, Japan
May 30 Continental, NYC + Bad Wizard
Apr 20 Continental, NYC + Walter Lures band The Waldos.
Mar 14 SXSW-festival, Austin, TX
Feb 11 Bowery Ballroom, New York, NY + The Breeders
Jan 19 Connections, Clifton, NJ
Bad Chopper was also working on another tour for Japan and South America
for this year 2002, but...
Sept 28, Hangar 110, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Sept 27, Bar Do 3, Santos, Brazil
Sept 29, Cemento, Buenos Aires, Argentina
July 20, Century Lounge Providence, Rhode Island, Boston Mass
July 19, The Continental, NYC
June 29, Acme Underground, NYC (9 Great Jones between Broadway and
Lafayette, just 2 blocks away from CBGB)
June 18, The Continental, NYC
April 6, Tobacco Road, NYC
THIS SHOW WAS CANCELLED, Fri June 8th The Warm Jets was planning to be
play the Century Lounge in Providence, Rhode Island an Boston Mass area.
CJ's had to cancel it at last minutes due to a cancelled flight.
December 5, CBGB's, NYC.