I had a friend once (coughs) who was chasing a girl for months. His master plan was to buy this single for her and play it to her on Valentine’s Day.
Needless to say she walked out of the room before Joey had even finished the second verse and he has lived a life of misery and heartache ever since.
Anyhow, here’s to our sadly departed Ramones who left us with this now legendary Top Of The Pops performance. And if you can hear strains of Genesis on this tune here’s why.