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Neil Young, Springsteen, Sabbath, Pearl Jam Offer Tickets For Activism

Bruce Springsteen, Kanye West, Black Sabbath, Pearl Jam and Neil Young are among the artists participating in the Global Citizen Tickets Initiative, a push to encourage fans to become active in the war against extreme poverty. […]

05/02/2013

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Neil Young’s Car Is A Blogger: An Ethanol Road Trip

Road Trip! Neil Young is showing off his 1959 Lincoln Continental convertible, which he’s modified into an energy-efficient classic that runs on Cellulosic Ethanol. To document the trip, the car has a Tumblr page. She, the […]

04/11/2013

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The Coolest, Most Oddly Attractive Rock Star Cars

Kid Rock drives a Bonneville equipped with revolvers, Elton John digs his golf cart, Neil Young loves his Woody, Mick Jagger smashed his badass ride, John Lennon painted his Rolls like a psychedelic acid trip… […]

04/04/2013

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Dave Grohl’s Classic Rock Credentials

Considering he gets to hang with his idols all day, Dave Grohl has a pretty cool life. Most recently, he’s been playing shows with his Sound City Players, featuring Stevie Nicks, John Fogerty, Cheap Trick‘s Rick Nielsen and Rick Springfield. His documentary, Sound City, features […]

03/14/2013

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Eddie Vedder, Neil Young To Cover Bruce Springsteen

Elton John, Eddie Vedder, Jackson Browne, Patti Smith, Neil Young, Tom Morello, Mavis Staples, Sting, Kenny Chesney, Faith Hill, Tim McGraw, Natalie Maines, Juanes, John Legend, Alabama Shakes, Emmylou Harris, Jim James and Mumford & Sons will all perform Springsteen songs. The Daily Show’s Jon Stewart, an avowed Springsteen fan, will host the show.

01/02/2013

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Neil Young: Book Author

When discussing his many archival projects (including releases of his live recordings and a 10-disc box set), he says: “The fact that I want to create a chronological history of my recordings and supporting work is proof-positive that I am an incurable collector, confronted with an amazingly detailed array of creations that I have painstakingly rat-holed over the years. Some of them are complete pieces of s***, but they have their place in my chronological obsession.”

12/18/2012

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Dave Grohl’s ‘Sound City’ Rock Doc To Debut At Sundance: Watch The Trailer

Dave Grohl recently announced that the Foo Fighters were going on a little vacation. He’s spending some of that time working on his latest labor of love, a documentary film about the legendary recording studio Sound City.

12/05/2012

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5 Great Moments At The 2012 Bridge School Benefit Concert

Over the weekend, Neil Young headlined his 26th annual Bridge School Benefit Concert. The annual acoustic concert always features a diverse lineup, and that was certainly true this year, as the lineup featured Young with Crazy Horse, Guns ‘N Roses, Jack White, psychedelic rockers Flaming Lips, bluesman Gary Clark Jr., Steve Martin with his bluegrass group The Steep Canyon Rangers, alt-rockers Foster The People and singer/songwriters k.d. lang, Sarah McLachlan, Ray LaMontagne and Lucinda Williams.

10/22/2012

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Watch The Bridge School Benefit Live Online This Weekend

This weekend, Neil Young is holding his annual Bridge School Benefit concert at the Shoreline Amphitheater in Mountain View, California. The all-acoustic concert will feature Young playing with his usually-electric band Crazy Horse, as well as Guns N’ Roses, another band more well known for loud, electric music.

10/19/2012

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Is Neil Young Planning His Next Live Album?

A short news item says “The third episode of A Rust Trilogy, which began with Rust Never Sleeps in 1978, and continued with Weld in 1990, now concludes with Alchemy in 2012. Things have changed, yet they stay the same. Alchemy, like Rust and Weld, finds the boys at another stage of life’s journey. Time has taken its toll, yet the spirit seems unstoppable.”

10/15/2012

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