Worthy of respect. Joey Ramone…

Worthy of respect. Joey Ramone Place is now official!

After two years of talks, Joey Ramone Place is now a reality.

The mood was both sombre and festive as hundreds of people gathered Sunday afternoon on the corner of Bowery and Second Street in New York, where the corner was officially renamed Joey Ramone Place in honour of the deceased lead singer of revered punk band the Ramones.