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Encyclopedia > Steve Conte
Steve Conte playing with the New York Dolls in Irving Plaza, NYC (2006)
Steve Conte playing with the New York Dolls in Irving Plaza, NYC (2006)

Steve Conte is the guitarist & lead singer in the bands The Contes, Crown Jewels and is the current lead guitarist of the New York Dolls. Conte first became known to the music industry through his band Company of Wolves (Mercury Records) in the early 1990s. Steve has done studio and/or live work with artists like Peter Wolf, Willy DeVille, Maceo Parker, Billy Squier, Suzi Quatro, Jill Jones, Paul Simon, Simon & Garfunkel, Phoebe Snow, David Johansen & The Harry Smiths, Chuck Berry, Willie Nile and many others. Image File history File links SteveConte. ... The New York Dolls are a rock band formed in New York City in 1971. ... During the 1980’s, New York City-based singer-songwriter Willie Nile released two albums on Arista, Willie Nile and Golden Down, and toured with The Who during one of their reunion tours across the U.S. The New York Times rock critic Robert Palmer said he is one of...


He has also worked with composer Yoko Kanno and lyricist Tim Jensen in music for several anime series. Steve Conte sang the opening theme, Stray, to the Studio BONES' anime series Wolf's Rain as well as the tracks Heaven's Not Enough and Could You Bite the Hand? on both of the anime's soundtracks. Conte can also be heard in some episodes of Cowboy Bebop, most notably for the song Call Me Call Me, as well as Words That We Couldn't Say, No Reply, and the CD version of Rain, sung by Mai Yamane in the series. Most recently, he sang the ending theme to Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex 2nd GIG; Living Inside the Shell. He also sang a duet with Japanese singer Maaya Sakamoto on her singles album Single Collection + Nikopachi in the song The Garden of Everything. Yoko Kanno (2002) Yoko Kanno (菅野 よう子) Kanno Yōko, born March 19, 1964 in Miyagi Prefecture, Japan, is a composer and performer of musical scores for Japanese film and television. ... Creator of the lyrics for Ask DNA, a song featured in the Cowboy Bebop movie, Knocking on Heavens Door. ... Anime ) (IPA pronunciation: in Japanese, but typically or in English) is an abbreviation of the word animation. Outside Japan, the term most popularly refers to animation originating in Japan. ... Studio BONES is a Japanese animation studio that produces anime titles, including RahXephon, Wolfs Rain, Scrapped Princess and Fullmetal Alchemist. ... Wolfs Rain ) is a Japanese anime and manga series, created by Keiko Nobumoto and BONES, which was adapted into a manga series. ... Cowboy Bebop ) is a Japanese anime series created by Sunrise and directed by Shinichiro Watanabe, later continued onto a motion picture and manga series. ... Mai Yamane is a Japanese singer, well known for her work on the Cowboy Bebop soundtrack with Yoko Kanno. ... ... Maaya Sakamoto (坂本 真綾 Sakamoto Maaya, born March 31, 1980) is a Japanese seiyu (voice-actor) and singer who made her debut in 1996 as the voice of Hitomi Kanzaki in the hit anime series The Vision of Escaflowne. ... Single Collection + Nikopachi is Maaya Sakamotos second singles collection. ...


External links

  • Official "The Contes" Website

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Steve Conte - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (200 words)
Steve Conte is the guitarist and lead singer in the bands The Contes, Crown Jewels and is the current lead guitarist of the New York Dolls.
Conte first became known to the music industry through his band Company of Wolves (Mercury Records) in the early 1990s.
Conte can also be heard in some episodes of Cowboy Bebop, most notably for the song "Call Me Call Me", as well as "Living Inside the Shell", the ending theme song to Ghost in the Shell: S.A.C. 2nd GIG.
CD Baby: THE CONTES: Bleed Together (1043 words)
New York City Brothers Steve and John Conte are a rare breed; singer/songwriter/artists who make great records of their own and yet are versatile enough to contribute to other artists records and tours.
Steve and John have stepped outside the Crown Jewels box for this new project.
The Contes, "Bleed Together" was mixed by the legendary Niko Bolas (Neil Young, Fiona Apple, Don Henley)at The Hit Factory in New York City.
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