Little Steven's Magic Bandanas
In April 2017, Ronald McDonald House New York announced that it will partner with Stevie Van Zandt as an official friend and ambassador of the House. In his new role, the rock and roll legend, actor and music education advocate will promote the great work of the House and also provide unique mentorship to the cancer stricken children of the organization. As a partner of the House, he will provide the children with access to amazing musical activities and events throughout 2017.
“I believe that being part of a band is special and that music can sometimes have healing powers,” said Van Zandt. “Through my partnership with the House, I am hoping that I can share this power and love for music with the people that need it most.”
About Little Steven’s Magic Bandanas:
Channeling his signature look, Steven Van Zandt has designed Little Steven’s Magic Bandanas and is selling them on his website with all proceeds benefiting Ronald McDonald House New York.
Stevie Van Zandt is a Musician, Performer, Songwriter, Arranger, Music Producer, Music Supervisor, TV Producer, Actor, Director, Broadway Producer, TV and Film Composer, Live Event Producer, International DJ, Activist, Historian, Teacher, member of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, and is recognized internationally as one of the world’s foremost authorities on both Contemporary and Traditional Rock and Roll. Van Zandt is a founding member of Bruce Springsteen’s E Street Band, co-producing the band’s seminal albums “The River” and “Born in the U.S.A.”, and is a renowned musician in his own right recording and performing with his band, Little Steven and The Disciples of Soul. He is also a critically acclaimed writer and producer for many artists including Southside Johnny and the Asbury Jukes, Gary U.S. Bonds, Darlene Love, and more.
Stevie Co-Starred in all seven seasons of the Sopranos playing principle character “Silvio Dante.” Van Zandt is chairman of the Rock and Roll Forever Foundation, a non-profit that has developed a History of Rock and Roll curriculum called “Teach Rock”, an online educational resource offered free-of-charge to educators and individuals everywhere. Interdisciplinary in nature, it is geared toward middle and high school students but includes resources for learning at all levels.