International Cannabis Business Conference

Steve Bloom

420: Birth of a Stoner Notion

I like to say I discovered 420, because it's true. It happened at a Grateful Dead show in Oakland in 1990 when I was working for High Times.

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Who Killed Kurt Cobain?

Twenty-five years ago, Kurt Cobain allegedly committed suicide. High on heroin, many have wondered how he could have fired a shotgun. A 2014 investigation by Seattle PD confirmed their original conclusion.

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My 30 Years in Cannabis: From High Times to Freedom Leaf

In 1988, I started working for High Times. That lasted nearly 20 years. After leaving HT, I founded CelebStoner. A few years after that I was hired to edit Freedom Leaf. Not bad for a music journalist who started getting stoned in high school.

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