New 7 Inch/45 RPM Single On Pink Vinyl Ready For Purchase!

The limited edition Steve Conte single, “Gimme Gimme Rockaway” b/w “Mercedes Benz” on Wicked Cool Records can now be ordered via PayPal. Follow the instructions below…

ONLY 200 COPIES AVAILABLE!

  • All orders must be made to PayPal in US Dollars (to thnderdog@aol.com)

  • $10 US per copy + postage & handling

  • For orders inside the US add $5 for postage & handling ($15 total)…For orders outside US add $15 postage & handling ($25 total).

The postage & handling fees listed above are for 1 or 2 copies. For larger orders send your request to thnderdog@aol.com to get the price (specify which country you’re in.)

Records can be signed, if desired. Along with your complete mailing address please indicate where you’d like it signed (front cover/back cover/inside sleeve. Signed copies cannot be mailed out until December 12th. Thank You!

About the single:

It’s this week’s “Coolest Song In The World” on Little Steven’s Underground Garage Radio and up for a “Coolest Song Of The Year” award! Vote here: http://undergroundgarage.com/the-co…

Joining Steve on the “A” side, “Gimme Gimme Rockaway” are Blondie drummer Clem Burke, The Smiths’ bassist Andy Rourke and D Generation front-man Jesse Malin on backing vocals. Listen here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=95T…

The “B” side is Janis Joplin’s “Mercedes Benz”, a song that has been a staple in Steve’s live shows for the past 15 years. Listen here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Abl…

New Single “Gimme Gimme Rockaway” Is Underground Garage’s “Coolest Song Of The Week” – Vote Now To Make It The “Coolest Song Of The Year”!!

VOTE NOW To Make “Gimme Gimme Rockaway” The Coolest Song Of The Year on Little Steven’s Underground Garage Radio!

It happened again – Little Steven’s Underground Garage Radio has crowned Steve Conte’s new single, “Gimme Gimme Rockaway” the “Coolest Song In The World” this week!! (It’s Steve’s 3rd Coolest Song as a solo artist…) If you’ve been listening to the station you’ve surely heard it by now!

And now it’s time once again for all of you listeners with impeccable taste to VOTE!!

“The 2017 Coolest Song of the Year 11th Annual Listener’s Poll” is where YOU get to be involved and vote for your own personal favorite “Coolest Song of the Year”.

Voting goes live TODAY – November 24th (Black Friday) and ends on Saturday, December 23rd. You may vote for your favorite “Coolest Song” once every 24 hours!

Needless to say – PLEASE VOTE FOR YOUR MAN, STEVE CONTE – “GIMME GIMME ROCKAWAY” – EVERYDAY!! 😉

Underground Garage has posted all 50 eligible songs (all of the “Coolest Songs in the World” from 2017) on an Underground Garage Listener’s Poll webpage, here:

http://undergroundgarage.com/the-coolest-songs-in-the-world-2017.html

(“Gimme Gimme Rockaway” by Steve Conte has been nominated since it was chosen to be The Coolest Song In The World for Show 816 – November 20th, 2017. You can listen to the show here: http://undergroundgarage.com/shows-899-800)

Last year Steve’s Coolest Song – “Somebody’s Gonna Get Their Head Kicked In Tonight” – was voted #5 of the year and back in 2014 my “OK DJ” was voted #2…but this year you can help get him to the #1 SPOT!!

In addition to the voting, fans can also enter the The Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Punta Cana contest. First place prize will receive: round-trip airfare for 2, a 4-night, all-inclusive stay and $500 resort credit at the Hard Rock Hotel in Punta Cana!

Remember, fans may vote for their favorite “Coolest Song” once every 24 hours, and may enter the Hard Rock Punta Cana contest as many times as they want. The “Coolest Song of 2017” winner will be announced on January 1st, during Kid Leo’s “Coolest Songs of 2017 Revisited Annual Year End Review” show on Sirius XM-21 where Kid Leo will play all 50 “Coolest Songs” of 2016.

 

 

New SC Single On Little Steven’s “Wicked Cool Records”!!

The new Steve Conte single, “Gimme Gimme Rockaway” drops TOMORROW – Friday, November 17 – on Little Steven Van Zandt’s label, Wicked Cool Records!!

The “A” side, “Gimme Gimme Rockaway” is a punky, power pop-rocker with a killer band – Blondie drummer Clem Burke,  The Smiths’ bassman Andy Rourke and D Generation frontman Jesse Malin on backing vocals. 

The “B” side is Steve’s tribute to the great Janis Joplin, “Mercedes Benz”, a song that has been a staple in his live shows for the past 15 years.

Pre-order the digital single, both A & B sides, here: 

https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/gimme-gimme-rockaway-b-w-mercedes-benz-single/1311051695?platform=hootsuite

Stay tuned for details on the VINYL release &

 about Steve’s NYC Record Release Show on 12/16/17!!

Steve Conte Performs & Musical Directs T. Rex / Marc Bolan 70th Birthday Celebration Concert in NYC

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Steve directed the house band that featured Clem Burke of Blondie on Drums & Tony Shanahan of Patti Smith on bass with NYC legends Tish & Snooky on BG vocals, Don Piper (acoustic guitar), Geoff Blythe (sax), Rob Youngburg (percussion), Claudia Chopek & Emily Hope-Price (strings). Guest singers included Suzanne Vega w/ Gerry Leonard, Lloyd Cole and host of other NYC legends.

 

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See Steve Perform Marc Bolan’s “Baby Strange” @  All-Star T-Rex Tribute in NYC 10/23/2017

 

Steve Plays w/ Bernard Fowler, Lisa Fischer, Charley Drayton & more in the French Riviera!

I was humbled to have been asked once again to join this amazing crew of talented folks; Bernard Fowler (Rolling Stones), Lisa Fischer (Rolling Stones), Charley Drayton (Keith Richards’ X-Pensive Winos), Janice Pendarvis (Sting), Robert Davis (Lauryn Hill), Kent Smith & Mike Davis (Rolling Stones Horns), Charles Pillow (Amy Winehouse), Laurent Vernerey (Johnny Hallyday), Khris Kellow (Aaron Neville) & LaJuan Cater-Dent (Will Downing) to play in Nice, France.

It’s the only gig I’ve ever done where the rehearsals are just as much fun as the gig!

And the gig is always over way too quickly…then the post-gig blues settle in. But, there will be more…

 

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Steve To Play “Rocks Off” NYC Harbor Cruise On August 31 (Rescheduled From June 6th)

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Rocks Off Presents:

8.31 Steve Conte’s International Cover-Up Cruise in NYC  

(Visit Their Website For All Info & Links)

Get tickets:  Steve Conte Tickets: Rock N Roll Cruise On “The Lucille”

 

This cruise is aboard THE LUCILLE and will depart from Skyport Marina – East 23rd Street & FDR Drive (EAST side). We will be boarding and departing at the times listed on your ticket and are not able to allow refunds if you miss the boat. So don’t be late – it sure ain’t pretty to be standin on the dock, watching the party sailing away! There are cash bars on board so make sure to swing by the ATM on your way to the boat. There will be food available for purchase. All cruises are 3 hours unless otherwise noted. If you have any questions about the show or your purchase, please contact Sancho Dominguez at sancho@rocksoff.com or check out our FAQ page http://www.rocksoff.com/cruise-info/faq Please note that all shows are 21 and over and ID will be required upon boarding the boat *RAIN OR SHINE!* *LAST CALL for the boats is 5 minutes before departure. After this time your tickets may be forfeited and you may not be able to board the boat, so please arrive early*