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Wednesday | 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

Sat Jul 19, 2014

KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud

40 Years Ago: Neil Young Leaves the Middle of the Road for 'On the Beach'

In the liner notes to his triple-LP compilation, 'Decade,' Neil Young wrote that the chart-topping success of 'Heart of Gold' "put me in the middle of the road.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Middle of the Road

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Pro Sound News

Pensado Awards Announces Winners

Inaugural awards show, "recognizing the faces behind the sound," reveals honorees in 16 categories Live ceremony was highlighted by presentations from Neil Young and Sir Paul McCartney LOS ANGELES, CA - The Fairmont Miramar in Santa Monica, California, was the place to be on June 28, 2014, as a standing-room-only crowd gathered for the inaugural ... (more)


Related Topix: Santa Monica, CA, Foo Fighters, Pearl Jam

Wed Jul 16, 2014


PonoMusic Chooses Omnifone To Power Its High Quality Music Service

Website: http://www.omnifone.com/ Omnifone today announces that Neil Young's PonoMusic has selected Omnifone's MusicStation to power its high-resolution digital music service.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock

Tue Jul 15, 2014


Celebrity Buzz: Watch Weird Al Yankovic turn Pharrell's 'Happy' into 'Tacky'

Today's pop-culture roundup includes the king of musical parody, the future of "24," Neil Young and Tel Aviv, the death of Jessica Simpson, our mystery music video and much more.


Related Topix: 'Weird Al' Yankovic, Pop/Rock, 24, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Comedy, Celebrities, Jessica Simpson, Hot Chicks, Weird

Mon Jul 14, 2014

Tampa Bay Newspapers

Skipper's Smokehouse to pay tribute to Neil Young

Rockin' in the Free World: A Tribute to Neil Young." is a nine-hour performance of the classic songs of Neil Young by a diverse array of more than 30 bands and solo performers at Skipper's Smokehouse on Saturday, Oct. 8, 2 p.m. to midnight.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Opinion

New Jersey Jewish News

Facebook activists find new stars to defend NEW

The Facebook page supporting Neil Young, a play on the rock singer's hit, "Rockin' in the Free World," was launched by three Rutgers graduates to support Young, whose July 17 performance was postponed because of the current conflict.


Related Topix: Startups, Facebook, Social Software, Pop/Rock, Rutgers University, Israel, World News, Middle East, Now

Sun Jul 13, 2014

Pam's House Blend

Late, Late Night FDL: Who's Gonna Stand Up And Save The Earth?

Neil Young debuted a brand new song 'Who's Gonna Stand Up and Save The World' at Iceland earlier this week and then repeated the song in Ireland on Thursday.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock

Hollywood Reporter

Neil Young Cancels Tel Aviv Concert Amid Hostilities

"We'll miss the opportunity to play for our fans and look forward to playing in Israel and Palestine in peace," a rep for the artist said.


Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Pop/Rock, Neil Young & Crazy Horse


NEWNeil Young and Crazy Horse kept on rockina Hyde Park at British Summer Time 2014

Playing the penultimate British Summer Time show for 2014, Neil Young and Crazy Horse put on a typically eclectic, jam-packed show for fans.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Neil Young & Crazy Horse

Jerusalem Post

Neil Young concert canceled due to rocket fire on Tel Aviv

The much-anticipated concert featuring legendary rocker Neil Young, who was due to perform in Tel Aviv this coming Thursday, has been canceled due to the latest outbreak of hostilities between Israel and Hamas, organizers announced on Sunday.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Neil Young & Crazy Horse, Buffalo Springfield

Sat Jul 12, 2014

Edmonton Journal

Lamphier: Do eco-warriors hurt the environment?

Environmentalist David Suzuki, right, speaks in front of climate scientist Andrew Weaver, left, indigenous rights advocate Eriel Derenger, Athabasca Chipewyan Chief Allan Adam and singer Neil Young on Jan. 12, 2014 in Toronto.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Canada

Fri Jul 11, 2014


Pensado Awards Announces Winners

The Mix Regional section for Mix 's July 2014 issue focuses on Atlanta. Send us your studio news: updates, sessions, new rooms, club performances and installations.


Related Topix: Celebrities, Paul McCartney


CEO With A Heart Of Gold, Neil Young Takes The Reins At PonoMusic,...

A changing of keys and tempo, at PonoMusic , the venture founded on the premise of a high-fidelity digital music service and music-playing device .


Related Topix: Pop/Rock


Dana Carvey Revives His 'SNL' Classic 'Choppin' Broccoli'

Saturday Night Live alum Dana Carvey appeared on Thursday's Tonight Show to revive the classic skit "Choppin' Broccoli."


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

Thu Jul 10, 2014


Neil Young: Everybody Knows This Is Nowhere [Reviews]

Released: May 14, 1969 Genre: Folk Rock, Blues Rock, Hard Rock Label: Reprise Number Of Tracks: 7 This is Neil Young's second studio album and with the backing band Crazy Horse.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Crazy Horse

Wed Jul 09, 2014


Cover Alert | Railroad Earth & Yonder Cover Neil Young

YMSB, Railroad Earth and Yonder guests Jake Jolliff and Allie Kral came together on the 27th for a well-jammed rendition of Neil Young's "Everybody Knows This Is Nowhere" that contained solos from many of the performers on stage.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock