When did Eddie from Eddie and the Cruisers die?

When did Eddie from Eddie and the Cruisers die?

All of the original Cruisers are set to participate in it except Eddie and Wendell Newton, who had died of an overdose (reported as a heart attack) in August 1963 at age 37. The others are now living ordinary lives: Sal Amato fronts a Cruisers tribute band.

Was Eddie and the Cruisers based on a true story?

Eddie And The Cruisers began life in 1980 as a novel by P.F. Kluge (Dog Day Afternoon), based on a summer he spent working for a small town newspaper in New Jersey. Kluge’s novel was a combination memoir and murder mystery, with a reporter investigating the life and death of a local rock star a generation earlier.

What year did Eddie and the Cruisers 2 come out?

August 18, 1989
Eddie and the Cruisers II: Eddie Lives!/Initial release

Did Michael Pare really sing in Eddie and the Cruisers?

It has drama, a little mystery, alot of great music and wonderful acting from Michael Pare! He does a great job lip singing to John Cafferty. If you didn’t read the credits you would actually think Michael Pare was singing!

Who sings dark side from Eddie and the Cruisers?

John Cafferty
On the Dark Side/Artists

What happened to John Cafferty and the Beaver Brown Band?

Today John Cafferty and the Beaver Brown Band continue to tour and bring their exciting live shows to fans around the world. In 2012 they were inducted into the Rhode Island Music Hall Of Fame.

What happened to Michael Paré?

Paré has over 163 acting credits and has worked consistently in TV and film since the early 80s. His latest movie, the indie Western Once Upon a Time in Deadwood, has just been released, he’s currently filming a thriller, has four more films completed, four in post-production, and seven more in pre-production.

Is Eddie alive in Eddie and the Cruisers?

The “lost recordings” from A Season in Hell that were discovered in the previous film are released and become a major hit album. Eddie Wilson is actually alive. He slipped away from the car crash which supposedly caused his death and began a new life under an assumed name.

Does Netflix have Eddie and the Cruisers?

Can I stream Eddie and the Cruisers on Netflix? Eddie and the Cruisers is not currently available to stream on Netflix.

Who does the song Dark Side?

Alan Walker

Who is the sax player for John Cafferty and the Beaver Brown Band?

Michael Antunes
He is most noted for playing the tenor saxophone on hit songs with the John Cafferty and the Beaver Brown Band and for his acting role as the saxophonist in the 1983 movie Eddie and the Cruisers….

Michael Antunes
Years active 1953 – present
Associated acts John Cafferty and the Beaver Brown Band, Ernie and the Automatics

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