Steve Bloom

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About me

Gender MALE
Industry Publishing
Occupation writer/editor
Location Brooklyn, New York, United States
Introduction I'm the former editor of High Times magazine. I currently write for Relix, Skunk, Heeb and The L Magazine. I publish the website I'm the author of three books: Pot Culture: The A-Z Guide to Stoner Language & Life (2008), co-written with Shirley Halperin; Video Invaders (1982), a history of the video game industry; and Watch Out for the Little Guys (1987), about professional basketball's smallest players. For more info on Pot Culture, go to I produced the benefit albums Hempilation: Freedom Is NORML (1995) and Hempilation 2: Free the Weed (1998). I'm commissioner of the New York Media Softball League. I was born in Manhattan and raised in the Bronx, NY. I reside in Brooklyn, NY.
Favorite Movies <i>Easy Rider, Up in Smoke, Apocalypse Now, The Godfather (1 & 2), GoodFellas, Dazed and Confused, Brokeback Mountain, The Wizard of Oz</i>
Favorite Music rock, reggae, hip-hop, jazz, blues - favorite bands/artists include the Beatles, the Stones, Cypress Hill, the Black Crowes, the Allman Brothers, the Dead, Phish, Santana, MMW, Shannon McNally, Charlie Hunter, Bob Marley
Favorite Books Favorite authors include: T.C. Boyle, Gabriel Garcia Marquez, Norman Mailer, Hunter S. Thompson, Jack Kerouac, Victor Bockris, E.L. Doctorow