Stevie Van Zandt

Steven Van Zandt is a musician, songwriter, arranger, record producer, actor, human rights activist, and radio DJ. He is a founding member of Bruce Springsteen’s E Street Band and a well known musician in his own right.

Along with recording and performing with his band Little Steven and the Disciples of Soul, Van Zandt is also a critically acclaimed producer for artists such as Bruce Springsteen, Southside Johnny and the Asbury Jukes, Artists United Against Apartheid, Darlene Love, Gary U.S. Bonds, Ronnie Spector, The Chesterfield Kings, The Cocktail Slippers, and The Breakers.

His other music production credits include Musical Director and Band Organizer for the Monday Night Football theme on ESPN featuring Hank Williams Jr. and the All-Star Band, 2007. He also acted as Film Music Supervisor and Soundtrack Executive Producer for Christmas with the Kranks, released by Sony Pictures, 2003.

Van Zandt’s songs have been recorded by artists such as Jackson Browne, Pearl Jam, Jimmy Cliff, Southside Johnny, Gary U.S. Bonds, Nancy Sinatra, Brian Setzer, Darlene Love, and Black Uhuru.

Adding acting to his repertoire, Van Zandt became an original cast member on HBO's hit television series The Sopranos in 1999, playing the role of Silvio Dante from the show’s inception through the final season.

His television production credits include Executive Producer of ESPN’s New Year’s Eve with Little Steven’s Underground Garage (2005), and Executive Producer of the Cheap Trick or Treat Halloween Ball (2006).

In 2002 Van Zandt created the nationally syndicated radio show Little Steven's Underground Garage, which now reaches over 1.2 million listeners in North America, with affiliates across Western Europe (still working on France!), and broadcasting to over 50 countries around the world via Voice of America and American Forces Network. Van Zandt also created and programs two formats on Sirius/XM Satellite Radio, the Underground Garage (Sirius 25, XM 59) and the Outlaw Country channel (Sirius 63, XM 12).

2006 marked the beginning of Wicked Cool Records, the imprint Van Zandt started to further support traditional Rock and Roll, now called Garage Rock. Wicked Cool is home to twenty bands including The Chesterfield Kings, The Woggles, The Breakers, The Urges, The Len Price 3, and the Cocktail Slippers. Among the label’s releases are the critically acclaimed compilations featuring the best music from the contemporary Garage Rock scene, and the infamous Christmas A Go Go collection.

"With my hero Taj Mahal at the John Lennon tribute contemplating the universe." - Stevie Van Zandt

Stevie Van Zandt Rutgers University Graduation Commencement Speech - May 14, 2017

Little Steven Talks First Album in Two Decades, 'Soulfire,' Listen to 'The Blues Is My Business' Charter E Street Band member Steven Van Zandt is preparing to release his first solo album in 18 years, "Soulfire." The disc features the song "The Blues is My Business," which Billboard is premiering.

Little Steven Debuts Reimagined Song He Co-Wrote With Bruce Springsteen Plus, the E Street Band guitarist explains his new album: ‘It’s me covering me’

Pop: Eddie Brigati is Still a Rascal at 70, But Sets His Sights on Broadway, Vegas

A fourth and FINAL show added at the Cutting Room NYC!
Eddie Brigati: After The Rascals - Monday May 8. Get tickets at One of the great treats of living a while is seeing one of your heroes make a roaring comeback. Such is the case for the E Street Band’s Steve van Zandt and his wife Maureen who reunited the …

Eddie Brigati's third show at The Cutting Room is nearly sold out! Get your tickets before they're gone!

(Elmore James, Sonny Boy Williamson, Earl Phillips and Little Walter hanging out in Chicago in ’53) - What's your favorite Blues song?

"Jonathan Demme. One of our great filmmakers and one of the most beautiful souls on the planet. His contribution to our Sun City video was crucial in getting Nelson Mandela released and bringing down the South African apartheid regime. Another magical irreplaceable friend gone." - Stevie Van Zandt

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Kurt Baker Combo signs with Wicked Cool Records



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Band Members

Stevie Van Zandt


Record Label

Wicked Cool Records
Other New York City Artists
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