Band Photos and Videos

Click HERE to watch video of our Open Mic at The Levee in Westport

(with Brandon Miller on electric guitar and Tulsa Read on harmonica)


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4 from side


5 of us

whole gang

levee open mic

levee open mic

levee open mic

oprmc gig

opmrc gig

Meet the Band

Learn more about the members of Conviction.


Victor Bergman

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Hometown: Bronx, New York

Instruments: Guitar and Vocals

Bio: Vic is a founding member of Conviction, and has been named one of “America’s Best Lawyers” every year since 1987 as voted by his peers.  He has been practicing law for over 40 years. Before that, he sang in the All-Borough Choir in Queens, NY in 1964 and that same year was the youngest employee at the New York World’s fair.  Vic never played an instrument or performed until 2012, and now loves singing and playing classic rock, and current music.


Steve Greenberg

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Hometown: Overland Park, Kansas

Instruments: Guitar, Bass, Harmonica and Vocals

Bio: Steve started playing guitar at an early age. He is also a songwriter, and has composed some of Conviction’s original music. He had the honor of studying harmonica with the world renowned “Tulsa Read”. He is one of the founding members of Conviction, and enjoyed playing the Uptown Theater in 2014. His musical influences have been Eric Clapton, Joe Bonamassa, Santana, Crosby Stills Nash & Young to name a few. He loves playing with his fellow Conviction band members.


Jack Cohn

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Hometown: Overland Park, Kansas

Instruments: Guitar, Drums, and Vocals

Bio: Jack started on drums and eventually transitioned to guitar. In between gigs he utilized his equipment and expertise by renting musical equipment for many performers coming through town. Some of his influences include Trey Anastasio, Dickey Betts, Eric Clapton, Jerry Garcia, David Gilmour, Carlos Santana, Pete Townshend and Joe Walsh. He has performed for private parties, bars and the Uptown Theatre in Kansas City.


Steve Rosenberg

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Hometown: River Vale, New Jersey

Instruments: Guitar, Bass and Vocals

Bio: Doctor Steve has played in bands since age 14, including the J.Crew, The Hype, Collusion, McChicken Fajita, Y-NOT, John Doe, and Blinded by Science. Influences include U2, REM, Michael Penn, Bruce Springsteen, the Police and The Strokes. He has played at the Wakarusa music festival, The Bottleneck in Lawrence and at the Uptown theater in Kansas City.


Gary Katz

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Hometown: Kansas City, Missouri

Instruments: Drums and Percussion

Bio: Gary has been involved with drums and computers since he could hold a drumstick and bang on a keyboard. His father, Art, was also a drummer, and his son, Jacob, plays as well.  That’s 3 generations of a very loud house. Gary is a lifelong fanatical Rush fan, a member of the amazing Marching Mizzou drumline from 1984-1987 while at the University of Missouri, Columbia, and played in any and all bands that would have him during his time in high school and college.  He founded Mac M.D. Inc. in 1992, a consulting/diagnostic firm which helps users with their Apple Macintosh/iOS issues, and also has many other passions you can find on his personal blog at

Book Conviction For Your Event

Please fill out the fields below to book Conviction for your event.  We play all kinds of music and we can definitely find a set list that will work for your party, bbq, festival, or any gathering where people want to enjoy good live music.

Listen to our MUSIC SAMPLES


Click the links below to listen to some samples of our music.


Behind the Wall of Sleep by Smithereens


You Wreck Me by Tom Petty

Blue on Black by Kenny Wayne Shepherd


Can’t Let Go by Lucinda Williams


Medicine by Grace Potter and the Nocturnals


867-5309 Jenny by Tommy Tutone


Better Than You Know by our own Steve Rosenberg


Black Magic Woman by Santana


Blister in the Sun by Violent Femmes


Baruch Hashem by our own Steve Greenberg


Follow You Down by Gin Blossoms