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Neil Young Records Covers Album With Jack White - Report

Legendary musician Neil Young and rocker Jack White have reportedly teamed up to record a new covers album.Online rumours suggest Young and White united for a cover of late folk singer Bert Jansch's Needle of...

Neil Young Chastises Fans For Clapping Off-beat During Concert

Veteran rocker Neil Young stunned fans into silence at a concert in New York on Monday (06Jan14) when he scolded the audience for clapping along to his classic hit Ohio.The legendary singer kicked off a...

Neil Young To Play London Shows With The National. Permission To Drool.

Neil Young and Crazy Horse are teaming up with Brooklyn indie-rockers The National for a Barclaycard British Summer Time show at London's Hyde Park in July 2014.Neil Young Is Heading to London's Hyde ParkThe veteran...

Neil Young To Headline Benefit Gigs For Indian Tribe

Rocker Neil Young is to headline four Canadian charity shows in January (14) to benefit the Athabasca Chipewyan Indians.Young's Honor the Treaties shows will help raise funds for the tribe as elders battle oil company...

My Morning Jacket Lead Star-studded Lou Reed Tribute At Benefit Gig

Rockers My Morning Jacket led a star-studded tribute to the late Lou Reed on Sunday (27Oct13) as they performed a cover of Velvet Underground's Oh! Sweet Nuthin' at Neil Young's Bridge School Benefit in California.The...

Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young Regroup For Bridge School Benefit

Neil Young reunited onstage with David Crosby, Graham Nash and Stephen Stills for the first time in seven years at his annual Bridge School Benefit in California on Saturday (26Oct13).Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young were...

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Neil Young's upcoming Bridge School Benefit Concerts this coming weekend (26-27Oct13) will stream for free in its entirety on YouTube.com. Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young, Queens Of the Stone Age, Arcade Fire, My Morning Jacket,...

Neil Young To Be Honoured By The Recording Academy

Legendary singer Neil Young is set to be feted by officials at the Recording Academy Producers and Engineers Wing.The revered musician will follow in the footsteps of previous honourees Jimmy Iovine and Quincy Jones in...

Arcade Fire Replace The Killers At Bridge School Benefit

Arcade Fire have stepped in to replace The Killers at Neil Young's annual Bridge School Benefit concert next week (26Oct13).The Human hitmakers pulled out of their performance at the charity gig amid unconfirmed reports suggesting...

Neil Young Banned From Canadian Radio Station Over Hiroshima Remark

Veteran rocker Neil Young has been banned from the airwaves of a local Canadian radio station after he compared the region to the Japanese city of Hiroshima in the aftermath of the 1945 atomic bomb...

Neil Young & Crazy Horse Scrap North American Tour

Neil Young & Crazy Horse have scrapped their upcoming North American tour to allow guitarist Frank 'poncho' Sampedro more time to recover from a hand injury.The reformed group cancelled the remainder of its European tour...

Neil Young Cancels European Tour

Neil Young has cancelled the rest of his European tour. The 'Heart of Gold' musician has pulled out of dates in the UK, Norway, Denmark and Germany after Frank 'Poncho' Sampedro, guitarist for his backing...

Neil Young Scraps European Dates After Guitarist Breaks His Hand

Neil Young and his backing band Crazy Horse have scrapped the remainder of their European dates to allow guitarist Frank 'poncho' Sampedro to recover from a broken hand.A source tells Rolling Stone magazine the rocker...

Neil Young To Quit Touring?

Neil Young's current tour may be his last. The 'Heart of Gold' singer's guitarist, Frank Sampedro - who has played with the rocker since 1975 as part of Crazy Horse - thinks he could be...

Bruce Springsteen Is The 2013 Musicares Person Of The Year

Sting, Alabama Shakes, Neil Young, Elton John Mumford & Sons and John Legend all paid tribute to Bruce Springsteen as he was named Musicares Person of the Year for 2013 at last night's pre-Grammy award...

Grammys Week Tribute For Bruce Springsteen Features Neil Young, Mumford And Sons

All eyes will be on Bruce Springsteen during Grammy’s week, as the New Jersey rocker will be the recipient of the MusiCares Person of the Year award. To celebrate the honour, a Bruce Springsteen tribute...

Elton John And Neil Young Will Honour Bruce Springsteen At Gala

Bruce Springsteen's Musicares Foundation gala looks set to be a star-studded affair as Sir Elton John, Neil Young and Sting are among the acts who have signed up to pay tribute to The Boss.The Born...

Neil Young Plays Sandy Benefit Show

Neil Young showed his support for the New Jersey victims of superstorm Sandy by staging a benefit concert in the state on Thursday (06Dec12).The Neil Young and Crazy Horse band performed a special gig at...

Neil Young: 'My New Digital Service Will Offer Music Fans Top Quality'

Rocker Neil Young is determined to give digital music fans a better-quality alternative to iPods and Mp3 players after developing a new service that will launch in 2013.The part-time inventor has come up with a...

Neil Young To Headline New Jersey Superstorm Sandy Benefit

Reformed Neil Young & Crazy Horse are to join the charitable stars headlining benefit concerts for the victims of Superstorm Sandy.The rockers have announced they will perform a special gig at Borgata Hotel Casino &...

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"Behind the scenes, I'm really nice. See this guy here is just not happy looking. I don't know why they always do that. It's the pictures that me look (grumpy) and maybe some of the...

Stephen Stills: 'Aborted Buffalo Springfield Tour Put 150 People Out Of Work'

Rocker Stephen Stills has spoken out about the aborted Buffalo Springfield reunion tour for the first time, revealing bandmate Neil Young left him "in a lurch" when he scrapped plans for a proper get together.Young...

On The Shelves: Us Album Releases, October 30, 2012 - Neil Young, Black Country Communion, Toby Keith, Meek Mill, Rod Stewart, Katherine Jenkins

It's going to be a tough fight to knock Taylor Swift from the top of this week's chart and looking at this week's major contenders, it seems unlikely that any of them have the commercial...

On The Shelves: UK Album Release Round-up, October 29, 2012: Neil Young, Madness, Kylie Minogue, Calvin Harris, Skyfall Ost

Psychedelic Pill is the 35th studio album from Neil Young and was written and recorded in collaboration with his sometime band, Crazy Horse, marking their first album of original material since Greendale...

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"When he came out singing, he's just a powerhouse... He's just so the real deal and so strong." Guns N' Roses frontman Axl Rose was in awe of Neil Young when his band joined the...

Neil Young Curious About Writing Songs Sober

Neil Young was ''curious'' about writing songs without drugs or alcohol. The legendary singer/songwriter gave up drinking and smoking cannabis last year, and initially wondered if he'd still be able to function as a songwriter...

Foo Fighters And Neil Young Perform Together At A Concert In New York City's Central Park

Mid-set, alongside Crazy Horse, Neil Young announced that “We’re joining forces up here,” just as Foo Fighter's Dave Grohl and Dan Auerbach graced the stage to collaborate with Young on an adrenaline and feedback...

Neil Young And Foo Fighters Lead Central Park Poverty Awareness Concert

Neil Young and Foo Fighters were among the star attractions at Saturday night’s Global Citizen Festival in Central Park. The concert was held in order to raise awareness about issues surrounding poverty and according to...

Neil Young, The Foo Fighters And The Black Keys Join-up For Central Park Gig

Central Park in New York set the stage for a rock triple threat in the shape of Neil Young, The Foo Fighters and The Black Keys, all of whom banded together for a benefit mini-fest,...

The Things They Say: 3302459

"I don't like my words when I listen to it today. They are accusatory and condescending, not fully thought out, and too easy to misconstrue." Neil Young regrets his redneck-baiting lyrics in his infamous Alabama...

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Tracy Morgan In First Emotional Interview Since Horrific Car Crash Last Year

Making his first public appearance since being involved in a devastating car accident...

Eddie Murphy Has Put The Comedy Aside In Favour Of A Bit Of Reggae

Flashback to those glamorous 1980's and Eddie Murphy was the King of Comedy Movies...

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Sharon Stone: No one thought I was sexy

Sharon Stone initially struggled to find acting work because ''no one'' thought she was sexy...

Billy Idol recalls his 'realisation moment'

The 59-year-old rocker endured a long-term fight with drugs and has revealed it took...

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