On This Day

Events in Music in August 1996

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Aug 6 Punk rock band the Ramones perform for the last time at the Palace in Hollywood

Guitarist Johnny Ramone
Guitarist
Johnny Ramone
  • Aug 11 "Thousand Clowns," closes at Criterion Theater NYC after 32 performances
  • Aug 21 "Hughie" opens at Circle in Sq Theater NYC