Steve Plays Ramones 40th Anniversary Show in NYC


by Steve Conte ~ September 16th, 2014. Filed under: Uncategorized.

Sept 14, 2014 marked the 40th anniversary of Joey, Johnny, Dee Dee and Tommy’s 1st show on the Bowery. To celebrate this milestone something had to be done…and so, a show took place at Bowery Electric in NYC. The show was for charity and was sold out. The long and illustrious list of performers included Handsome Dick Manitoba, Ross The Boss, Cheetah Chrome, Jesse Malin, Sami Yaffa, and many more – including our own Steve Conte NYC! Read the details here via Rolling Stone Magazine online in a review written by long time RS staff writer David Fricke…

“Steve Conte of the reformed New York Dolls played the first guitar solo of the night, combining throaty, rockabilly twang and hard glam, in the Ramones’ arrangement of Tom Waits’ “I Don’t Want to Grow Up”.

Read more: http://www.rollingstone.com/music/live-reviews/new-york-bands-celebrate-40-years-of-the-ramones-with-a-bowery-tribute-20140915#ixzz3DRoq5U8F

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SEE THE VIDEO OF STEVE’S LIVE PERFORMANCE ON YOUTUBE: