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4 hrs ago | The Austin Chronicle

Record Review: The Young

There's a darkness at the heart of the Young, lurking, gnawing at the surface. With third LP Chrome Cactus , the Austin quartet succumbs to it completely.


Related Topix: Austin, TX, Pop/Rock, Music, Entertainment

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Washington Examiner

Musicians team up to kill Keystone XL

Country legend Willie Nelson is teaming up with Canadian rock artist Neil Young in September to keep another Canadian product out of the United States - the Keystone XL oil sands pipeline.


Related Topix: Willie Nelson, Country, Pop/Rock, Neligh, NE


After the Gold Rush: Neil Young's Pono Crowdfunds More Cash

PonoMusic, the high-resolution music service founded by rock star Neil Young, made headlines earlier this year when its Kickstarter campaign successfully raised $6.2 million, making it the third most successful project in Kickstarter history at that time.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock

Sat Aug 16, 2014


Neil Young reintroduces Greendale Song

Neil Young has added 'Be The Rain' from his 2003 concept album 'Greendale' back into his European set for the first time in 10 years.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Hurricane, Natural Disasters

Fri Aug 15, 2014


Watch Arcade Fire Cover Neil Young's "Come On Baby Let's Go Downtown" In Winnipeg

Arcade Fire did yet another cover at their Winnipeg show last night. This time, Win Butler wore his paper mache head while they performed Neil Young's " Come On Baby Let's Go Downtown " from his 1975 album Tonight's The Night .


Related Topix: Downtown (Washington, DC), Pop/Rock

Wed Aug 06, 2014

KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud

20 Years Ago: Neil Young's 'Sleeps with Angels' Arrives as a Requiem for Kurt Cobain

Newly crowned as the Godfather of Grunge, Neil Young returned to the studio on November of 1993 with his primordial garage-rock brethren Crazy Horse for what promised to be another amp-melting catharsis.


Related Topix: Waging Heavy Peace, Books, Pop/Rock, Kurt Cobain, Nirvana, Grunge


Nils Lofgren Talks Bruce Springsteen, Neil Young While Touting Massive Box Set

"I love being in bands," Nils Lofgren told a sold out crowd at the Grammy Museum Aug. 5, midway through stories about his experiences in Grin and groups that backed Neil Young , Bruce Springsteen and Ringo Starr .


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Celebrities, Bruce Springsteen, Ringo Starr

Tue Aug 05, 2014

Lexington Herald-Leader

Critic's pick: Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young - 'CSNY 1974'

When Crosby, Stills and Nash began their second set at the Louisville Palace last spring, Graham Nash remarked that there "once was a time" the group would devote intermissions to tanking up on whatever chemical stimulant was at their disposal.


Related Topix: Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young, Pop/Rock

Mon Aug 04, 2014


Neil Young boycotts non-organic cotton

"Today, I have taken the steps to remove sales of non-organic t-shirts and other products that damage the Earth from my concerts and my web stores," singer Neil Young writes on his website.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Agriculture, Science

Sun Aug 03, 2014


Neil Young calls for boycott against non-organic cotton

Neil Young has written an online message urging fans not to purchase non-organic cotton.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Agriculture, Science

Fri Aug 01, 2014


Jimmy Fallon Throws Big Balls at Julia Roberts' Face

Jimmy Fallon and Julia Roberts played a risque round of Face Balls on Thursday's night's show.


Related Topix: Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Saturday Night Live, Jimmy Fallon

Wed Jul 30, 2014

Phoenix New Times

10 Songs that Best Showcase Nils Lofgren's Sideman Skills

In this week's cover story, we speak with Phoenix-based guitarist Nils Lofgren about his new collection, Face the Music , which documents 45 years of Lofgren's solo work.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Ringo Starr

Mon Jul 28, 2014

WSJ Media and Advertising

Neil Young 's New Project: Saving Rainforests With Old Cell Phones

After successfully raising Kickstarter funds for his digital music delivery system PonoMusic earlier this year , Neil Young is now putting his crowdfunding muscle behind a new cause: saving the rainforests.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Advertising

Santa Barbara Independent

Neil Young

On A Letter Home , the old man takes a look at his life through the voices and visions of his folk-rock, blues, and country peers and heroes on the ultimate lo-fi cover album.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Willie Nelson, Country

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Vancouver Sun

David Suzuki brings Neil Young and Feist to Vancouver for Blue Dot Tour

The Vancouver Sun launches Wine Critic for your smartphone, tablet and desktop computer, featuring wine picks, tips, videos, advice on food pairings and more from our expert Anthony Gismondi.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Computers, Canada