Little Steven Van Zandt

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Groovin’! Little Steven Van Zandt’s Rascals Musical Hits $100,000

In September, E Street Band guitarist Little Steven Van Zandt started a Kickstarter campaign to help fund the upcoming Rascals reunion shows at New York’s Capitol Theatre in December. The goal was to raise $100,000. The campaign ends today, and the goal has been met… and then some; as of press time, over $123,000 has been raised.

10/24/2012

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“Like If ‘Jersey Boys’ Had The Four Seasons” – Little Steven Explains The Rascals “Once Upon A Dream”

Van Zandt felt that simply reuniting the original members would be great, but he also wanted to tell the band’s tale. He told CBS Local, “People know the music. The Rascals had 18 hits in five years, three #1 singles, so people know ‘Groovin’,’ ‘People Got To Be Free,’ ‘Good Lovin’,’ ‘A Beautiful Morning,’ but do they really know the band? The answer is ‘no.’ I want to do their life story a little bit, and do it in a muti-media way to make it really entertaining.”

10/21/2012

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Little Kids Rock To Honor Little Steven

The E Street Band’s guitarist will receive the “Big Man Of The Year” award, named after his late bandmate Clarence Clemons, at Little Kids Rock’s annual “Right 2 Rock” event on October 16th at New York’s Hammerstein Ballroom.

10/12/2012

Forgotten Favorites: Gary “U.S.” Bonds’ “Out Of Work”

As far as I was concerned, Gary “U.S.” Bonds was just “breaking into the scene” in 1981 when he went Top 10 with “This Little Girl.” Little did I know that his very first single, […]

04/13/2011

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