The week in music history brought to you by MusicGoldmine.com.
AUG 24: Today in 1979, The Ramones movie Rock ‘n’ Roll High School was released! Roger Corman, Executive Producer, originally wanted Cheap Trick or Todd Rundgren to play the band in the film, but they both had scheduling conflicts. The Ramones were suggested by one of the actors and were hired. The film has gone on to be a cult classic with a great soundtrack!
For more content like this, updates on our latest arrivals plus a discount code, subscribe to our MusicGoldmine bi-weekly newsletter here.