Name my daughter Ginger.
"I love you, Gin."
She’ll never know…
↳ The First Lady of The E Street Band, Miss Patti Scialfa
“There’s an enormous connection, a soul connection, that I cannot imagine having with anyone else because it’s been built over the course of a lifetime … She’s like the Earth beneath my feet.”
Youtube Playlist: Tougher Than the Rest // If I Should Fall Behind // Human Touch // Down in the Hole // Brilliant Disguise // Easy Money // Open All Night // Tunnel of Love
↳ Professor Roy Bittan
“Roy’s sound, beginning on Born to Run, is still the sound that many people relate to – along with Clarence’s sax — as the signature sound of the E Street Band. An amazing musician.”
Youtube Playlist: Seaside Bar Song // Backstreets // Born in the U.S.A. // Racing In the Street (‘78) // Roll of the Dice // Be True // Tunnel of Love // Thunder Road
↳ Little Steven Van Zandt
"He’s not the only one, nor the oldest, nor the richest. But Little Stevie Van Zandt might currently be the planet’s most charismatic, dedicated and visible crusader scrapping to preserve the dirty purity of rock ‘n roll."
Youtube Playlist: Atlantic City (dat mandolin) // Two Hearts // Cadillac Ranch // Johnny 99 // Cover Me // Long Walk Home // Glory Days // Ramrod
↳ The Tennessee Terror Garry W. Tallent
“…His father was a talent, his mother was a talent, his sister was a talent, his brother was a talent, his great, great grandfather was a great, great talent. On the bass guitar, from Long Branch, New Jersey, Mr. Garry W. Tallent!”
Youtube Playlist: Over the Rise // 57 Channels (And Nothin’ On) // Loose Change // Downbound Train // Meeting Across the River // Wild Billy’s Circus Story // Spare Parts // Darkness On the Edge of Town
↳ The Mighty Max Weinberg
“Max found a place where Bernard Purdy, Buddy Rich, and Keith Moon intersected, and he made it his own. I ask and he delivers for me night after night.”
Youtube Playlist: Badlands // Born in the U.S.A. // Candy’s Room // I’m Goin’ Down // Radio Nowhere // Out In the Street // I’m On Fire // Death to My Hometown
↳ The Great Nils Lofgren
"A frontman in his own right, Nils has been happy to play sideman — and secret weapon — for several rock ‘n roll greats."
Youtube Playlist: Because the Night // Prove It All Night // Fire // I’m On Fire // Murder Incorporated // Radio Nowhere // Tunnel of Love // Youngstown