Steve Baltin

Steve Baltin is a Southern California-based music journalist currently under contract for Forbes while also writing for Variety, Billboard, Yahoo,, Noisey and more. During two contracts at Rolling Stone he did more than 600 articles there. He has also written for the L.A. Times, Chicago Tribune, MOJO, Playboy, Maxim, L.A. Weekly, Philadelphia Weekly and countless other music publications. His work has been syndicated out to CNN and MTV among others. He also hosted the Amazon and Hulu TV show Riffing With and moderated live discussions for Sonos, NAMM, Grammy Museum, Harmon, Samsung, UCLA and more. He has interviewed everyone from Mick Jagger, Robert Plant and Neil Young to Dr. Dre, ASAP Rocky, Aretha Franklin and Stevie Wonder. Throw into that mix Steve Aoki, Skrillex, B.B. King, Tom Petty, Pete Townshend and almost every other major music superstar of the last four decades.



Thursday, November 16
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