Drummer Marky Ramone is set to be the first ex-Ramone (post-breakup) out of the
gate with his own album. The self-titled debut from Marky's band, the
Intruders, will be out on May 6 on Henry Rollins' label Thirsty Ear, with a
sound a label source called "like a heavy 90's Ramones."
The other members
of the Intruders include singer Skinny Bones, who was introduced to Marky by
fellow ex-Ramone Dee Dee, bass player Finger Pisano and guitarist Ben Trokan.
Marky and Skinny began their collaboration several years ago when they co-wrote
a few Ramones songs, including "Job That Ate My Brain" on Mondo Bizarro
and "Have a Nice Day" from the Ramones' final studio album, Adios
Marky produced the 13-track album which features a cover of
the Ramones song "Anxiety," as well as the very Ramones-sounding tunes "Oh, No
Not Again," "Telephone Love," "Can't Take It With You" and "I Want My