Steven Van Zandt

Darlene Love with Bill Medley (Maria Ives for Radio.com)

Brian Wilson, Elvis Costello, Bill Medley Highlight Little Kids Rock Darlene Love Tribute

Last night (October 17) at Cipriani’s on Wall Street in New York City, a handful of legendary artists– Little Steven Van Zandt, Brian Wilson of the Beach Boys, Elvis Costello and Bill Medley of the […]

10/18/2013

Steven Van Zandt, David Chase and James Gandolfini/Photo Credit: Bryan Bedder, Getty Images

Steven Van Zandt On James Gandolfini: “I Have Lost A Brother And A Best Friend”

On Wednesday (June 19) the world was shocked by the news of actor James Gandolfini’s passing at 51 from a heart attack. David Chase, creator of HBO’s The Sopranos – which starred Gandolfini in his defining role […]

06/19/2013

photo credit: Maria Ives

Steven Van Zandt Promises More Rascals Shows, Demands Procol Harum’s Rock Hall Induction

Last week, Radio.com spoke with Bruce Springsteen sidekick and E Street Band guitarist Steven Van Zandt about his Rock And Roll Forever Foundation, his initiative to get music history integrated with public school curriculum. But […]

05/01/2013

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Rock & Roll High School: Steven Van Zandt Helps Bring Music To The Classroom

Steven Van Zandt has rocked many a stage as a member of Bruce Springsteen‘s mighty E Street Band, and now he’s about to hit the classroom. Yesterday (April 24) at New York University, the guitarist […]

04/25/2013

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The Rascals Reunite On Broadway For A Limited Time

For a limited time in April, The Rascals will reunite to perform at the Richard Rodgers Theater on Broadway, the New York Times reports. For those keeping track of recent developments in The Rascals’ world, […]

02/25/2013

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Inside Steven Van Zandt’s “St. Valentine’s Day Massacre”

The soundtrack to David Chase’s Not Fade Away features the fictional band portrayed in the film, The Twylight Zones, covering some early rock classics including Bo Diddley’s “Bo Diddley,” Bob Dylan’s “Subterranean Homesick Blues” and the standard […]

12/31/2012

The Twylight Zones from the film "Not Fade Away"

Where’d They Get That Fab Gear For “Not Fade Away”? Little Steven’s Pal Andy Babiuk!

In theaters now is Not Fade Away, David Chase’s first post-Sopranos project. And just as Chase was meticulous on every point on his groundbreaking HBO series – from plot to locations to music – he […]

12/28/2012

Steven Van Zandt with David Chase/photo credit: Andy Kropa, Getty Images

Steven Van Zandt On ‘The Sopranos,’ ‘Not Fade Away’ and ‘Pretty Ballerina’

The David Chase/Steven Van Zandt relationship was a pretty simpatico one through all six seasons of ‘The Sopranos.’ Until the last scene of the final episode; Van Zandt and Chase famously disagreed on the choice to end the series with Journey’s “Don’t Stop Believin’.”

12/27/2012

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Why Steven Van Zandt Spent Years (And Lots Of Money) Reuniting The Rascals

“If you picture those days [ the '60s], most white artists just stood there and played. Elvis Presley was an exception, Mick Jagger and The Rolling Stones were an exception. But most white artists stood there and performed and that was fine. Most of the black artists, they were real performers, very exciting, and The Rascals performed like a black band. They were the first ‘blue-eyed soul’ band, which was very influential to us.”

12/13/2012

photo credit: Maria Ives

‘Not Fade Away’ Music Supervisor Steven Van Zandt Talks Film, Recruits Long-Lost Beatles Drummer

“Yeah, we got the old band back together,” Van Zandt tells us. “Me and David Chase and James Gandolfini.”

12/10/2012

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