The Black Crowes share a new EP, “1972”

Legendary rock band The Black Crowes have just released their highly anticipated new EP – 1972. The Amazon Original artwork is a 50th anniversary tribute to rock and roll records of the era.

The project was recorded at Sunset Sound in Los Angeles earlier this year and includes music from the catalogs of the Rolling Stones, T-Rex, David Bowie, Little Feat, Rod Stewart and the Temptations.

1972 is available exclusively on Amazon Music digitally today while vinyl and physical copies will be available from May 6th. (See the full track list below.)

To celebrate the release of the EPs, the band will perform the work in its entirety on Wednesday night (May 4) at the famed Whiskey a Go-Go in Los Angeles. The live broadcast will air on Amazon Music’s Twitch channel at 10:00 PM EST.

Ahead of the EP’s release, the band announced dates for the second leg of their “Shake Your Money Maker” tour, following 37 dates in 2021. Shows are scheduled to begin June 9 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.

For more information on the tour and available tickets, click here.

The Black Crowes are out Shake your Money Maker in 1990 to widespread critical and fan acclaim. During their career, the band released eight studio albums and four live albums. The newly shared EP is the group’s first material to be released since the 2021 re-release of their debut.

Watch an exclusive behind-the-scenes video of The Black Crowes returning to the studio for the first time in over a decade, below.


1. Rocks Off (The Rolling Stones)

2. The slide (T-Rex)

3. You wear it well (Rod Stewart)

4. Easy to slide (little feat)

5. Lunar Reverie (David Bowie)

6. Daddy was a rolling stone (The Temptations)

Black Crows (photo by Wes Orshoshki)

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