Ramones Collaborator Arturo Vega Dead At 65 (A Top Story)

On Tuesday Ramones Collaborator Arturo Vega Dead At 65 was a top story. Here is the recap: (Classic Rock) Ramones collaborator Arturo Vega has died at the age of 65. The Mexican artist created the band's iconic "Hey Ho Let's Go" eagle/baseball bat/band member's name logo.

Vega continued to work with them for 22 years, firstly as their lighting tech and later as their archivist. He also provided a home in his New York loft for Joey and Dee Dee during the band's early days.

The San Francisco Bay Guardian says: "He was a gentleman and a warm-hearted, soft-spoken genial man with a dry wit. It was always a joy to hear from him. Like it was 1979 for ever. We'll miss you, Artie." - More rock news.

Classic Rock Magazine is an official news provider for antiMusic.com.
Copyright Classic Rock Magazine- Excerpted here with permission.

Ramones CDs, DVDs and MP3s

Ramones T-shirts and Posters

Share this article

Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Pin it Share on Reddit email this article