Adam Duritz

Born Aug 1, 1964

Adam Fredric Duritz is an American musician, songwriter, record producer, and film producer. He is best known for his role as frontman and vocalist for the rock band Counting Crows, in which he is a founding member and principal composer of their catalogue of songs. Duritz has recorded solo material of his own and collaborated with other musical acts, leading him to branch out as the owner of at least two record labels, acting as his own A&R man.… Read More

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    Album Review: Kings Of Leon's Mechanical Bull Rock Blues
    The Express Tribune Blogs - Jan 19, 2014
  • Duritz, Counting Crows Take Joy In Mixing Things Up
    Chicago Times - Jul 03, 2013
  • This Week's Mercury Music Section
    The Portland Mercury - Jun 26, 2013
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    Fox News - Apr 24, 2013


Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Adam Duritz.


1964 Birth Born on August 1, 1964.


1990 25 Years Old In 1990, Duritz joined with Bryson, and followed his lead in forming the band, The Himalayans. … Read More
1994 29 Years Old He also collaborated with Nanci Griffith on "Going Back to Georgia", from Griffith's 1994 Album "Flyer". … Read More


1997 32 Years Old Duritz has made slow progress in the music industry as a record label owner. In 1997, Duritz co-founded E Pluribus Unum, an independent label.
2000 35 Years Old Before the label was purchased by Interscope Records in 2000, Duritz signed Joe 90, Gigolo Aunts, and Neilson Hubbard – all of whom he took on the road to open for Counting Crows.


2006 41 Years Old In November 2006, Adam Duritz began production on the Chicago pop punk band Blacktop Mourning's debut record under the name "The Devil and Bunny Show" alongside Counting Crows guitarist David Immerglück's current album.
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He later announced, on January 15, 2007, that he was launching boutique record label Tyrannosaurus Records. … Read More
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