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Steve on The Upful Life Podcast

Steve on The Upful Life Podcast

“Episode 027 of *The Upful LIFE Podcast* welcomes the legendary STEVE GORMAN (Black Crowes) for a very special edition of this program. The longtime drummer and co-founder of The Black Crowes is doing a ton of media work, podcasts and live appearances in support of his riveting rock n’ roll bio “Hard 2 Handle: The Life & Death of The Black Crowes,…MORE

Adam Lambert & Queen Cover ‘Whole Lotta Love’

Adam Lambert & Queen Cover ‘Whole Lotta Love’

Queen and Adam Lambert hit Dunedin’s Forsyth Barr Stadium in New Zealand on their Rhapsody World Tour and performed a special cover. Guitarist Brian May teased on his Instagram before the show “We have a little surprise for you tonight – just a little something we felt might be a whole lot of fun !!! Bri”.…MORE

Billie Eilish Covers ‘Yesterday’ at The Oscars

Billie Eilish Covers ‘Yesterday’ at The Oscars

Singer/Songwriter Billie Eilish covered Paul McCartney’s “Yesterday” at the 2020 Oscars for their In Memoriam tribute. Billie is the youngest person and first woman to take home the four main Grammy categories – Best New Artist, Record of the Year, Song of the Year, and Album of the Year – in 2020. Check out the…MORE

Steve’s Interview on “The Stump” with 98.1 The Max

Steve’s Interview on “The Stump” with 98.1 The Max

In a new interview on John Turner’s “The Stump” on 98.1 The Max, Steve Gorman recalls finding out about Napster, file sharing internet software that helped users pirate music. He said “The Black Crowes came out at the last gasp of the old industry, the business. But then what we realized was, well, every two or three…MORE

Hottest Hook Up Songs Vote

Hottest Hook Up Songs Vote

Is it just me or is it getting hot in here? We’re taking a poll for the Hottest Classic Rock Hook Up songs! Steve and April will be counting down the top 5 on our Valentine’s Day show, February 14th ♥ Look out for Cupid’s arrow and get your votes in before the polls close…MORE

Steve at Rock City Music Company, MI

Steve at Rock City Music Company, MI

Steve Gorman’s substantial drumming resume includes a stint with Stereophonics as well as work with Bob Dylan, Warren Zevon, Lamb of God’s Mark Morton Bo Bice and others. But he’s best known as a co-founder of the Black Crowes, with him he spent more than 20 years off and on. Gorman, 52, has shared his…MORE

Hard to Handle in PopMatters’ Best Books of 2019: Non-Fiction

Hard to Handle in PopMatters’ Best Books of 2019: Non-Fiction

Cheers to all who enjoyed Hard to Handle: The Life and Death of the Black Crowes — A Memoir and thanks to PopMatters for the love! Happy to be among good company in the Best Non-Fiction Books of 2019! “At PopMatters we tend to be drawn toward cultures’ tributaries instead of the crowded, rushing mainstreams. It’s in…MORE

The 80 Best Albums of the 1980s

The 80 Best Albums of the 1980s

“The 1980s might conjure up images of leg warmers, parachute pants, moonwalking, Flock of Seagulls haircuts and any number of John Hughes movies. But looking back at the decade’s best albums, those years were extremely diverse. They saw the last vestiges of a vibrant punk scene and the beginnings of post-punk and New Wave; the…MORE

The 70 Best Albums of the 1970s

The 70 Best Albums of the 1970s

“The ’70s sometimes get a bad rap: Often these years are remembered as the musical era that brought us disco at its absolute gaudiest. But there was far more going on in the decade than polyester, sequins and cocaine; the 1970s saw the rise of the singer/songwriter, the birth of punk rock, reggae’s infiltration of…MORE

Steve’s Book Signing in Michigan 1/25!

Steve’s Book Signing in Michigan 1/25!

Rock City Music Company is stoked to welcome Steve Gorman, original drummer & founding member of The Black Crowes! Steve will be doing a Q&A / Meet & Greet / Signing for his book “Hard To Handle: The Life and Death of The Black Crowes”. Steve played on every Black Crowes album & tour from 1990…MORE

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Steve on The Upful Life Podcast

Steve on The Upful Life Podcast

“Episode 027 of *The Upful LIFE Podcast* welcomes the legendary STEVE GORMAN (Black Crowes) for a very special edition of this program. The longtime drummer and co-founder of The Black Crowes is doing a ton of media work, podcasts and live appearances in support of his riveting rock n’ roll bio “Hard 2 Handle: The Life & Death of The Black Crowes,…

‘The Doors: Break On Thru’ In Theaters for One Night Only

‘The Doors: Break On Thru’ In Theaters for One Night Only

“The Doors: Break On Thru – A Celebration of Ray Manzarek” is headed to theaters nationally for one night only,  Wednesday, February 12th! The film is a hybrid concert and documentary capturing the 2016 tribute performance for Ray Manzarek in Los Angeles, California. See what theaters are showing the film near you!

Adam Lambert & Queen Cover ‘Whole Lotta Love’

Adam Lambert & Queen Cover ‘Whole Lotta Love’

Queen and Adam Lambert hit Dunedin’s Forsyth Barr Stadium in New Zealand on their Rhapsody World Tour and performed a special cover. Guitarist Brian May teased on his Instagram before the show “We have a little surprise for you tonight – just a little something we felt might be a whole lot of fun !!! Bri”.…

Billie Eilish Covers ‘Yesterday’ at The Oscars

Billie Eilish Covers ‘Yesterday’ at The Oscars

Singer/Songwriter Billie Eilish covered Paul McCartney’s “Yesterday” at the 2020 Oscars for their In Memoriam tribute. Billie is the youngest person and first woman to take home the four main Grammy categories – Best New Artist, Record of the Year, Song of the Year, and Album of the Year – in 2020. Check out the…