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Lady Gaga For Glasto?

25th March 2009

LADY GAGA may be set to perform at this year's Glastonbury Festival, it has emerged.The US singer has seen a swift rise in her popularity in the UK, recently scoring her second number one with...

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Pixies Announce Isle Of Wight As Only UK Festival Show

13th March 2009

Alternative rock legends the Pixies have confirmed their only UK festival show of 2009 will be on the Isle of Wight this summer.Frank Black and the indie greats will take to the stage ahead of...

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Neil Young Confirmed As Isle Of Wight Headliner

5th March 2009

Rock legend Neil Young has been announced as the final headliner for this year's Isle of Wight festival.The Heart of Gold star, whose career spans four decades, joins a line-up for the June event which...

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Blur In Frame For Glastonbury Headline Slot

27th February 2009

The recently reformed Blur are likely to play a headlining set at this year's Glastonbury festival, according to organiser Michael Eavis.Bruce Springsteen was announced last week as the Saturday headliner for the Somerset event this...

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Bruce Springsteen To Headline Glastonbury Festival

23rd February 2009

Rock legend Bruce Springsteen is to headline this year's Glastonbury Festival, it has been announced.The New Jersey musician, known as the Boss, will take to the Pyramid Stage at the Somerset event on Saturday June...

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Pearl Jam Eye Second Young Collaboration

12th February 2009

Rockers PEARL JAM are keen to collaborate with their hero NEIL YOUNG for a second time - because they are confident they could make a much "better record" together, 14 years after they first hit...

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Pearl Jam Eye Second Young Collaboration

12th February 2009

Rockers PEARL JAM are keen to collaborate with their hero NEIL YOUNG for a second time - because they are confident they could make a much "better record" together, 14 years after they first hit...

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Franz Ferdinand To Play Glastonbury

6th February 2009

Franz Ferdinand have become the first major band to confirm an appearance at this year's Glastonbury.A listing on the group's website and MySpace page says they will play at the festival on Saturday June 27th.A...

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Metallica Inducted Into Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame

15th January 2009

Rock legends Metallica and guitar great Jeff Beck are among the new inductees into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.The metal four-piece - who have sold more than 90 million albums - will be...

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Fascinating Fact 6645

14th January 2009

Rocker JERRY LEE LEWIS has recruited ROLLING STONE RONNIE WOOD as a collaborator for his forthcoming album. NEIL YOUNG bassist RICKY ROSAS and BOB DYLAN drummer JIM KELTNER have also contributed to the as-yet-unnamed LP....

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Liela Records With Rock Legends

14th January 2009

Frontwoman of THE DUKE SPIRIT, Liela Moss, has been discussing her impromptu recording session with some legendary names in music.The singer revealed she recently sang backing vocals on a forthcoming album by rock n roll...

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Liela Records With Rock Legends	

14th January 2009

Frontwoman of THE DUKE SPIRIT, Liela Moss, has been discussing her impromptu recording session with some legendary names in music.The singer revealed she recently sang backing vocals on a forthcoming album by rock n roll...

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Young Repays Booker T On New Album

20th November 2008

NEIL YOUNG is set to pay back soul man BOOKER T. JONES for backing him on his ARE YOU PASSIONATE album - by signing up to play guitar on the GREEN ONIONS hitmaker's first solo...

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Young Plans Road Trip Documentary

5th November 2008

NEIL YOUNG has made a documentary about a nine-day road trip from his home in California to Kansas. The rocker and his pal, Larry Johnson, made the journey in Young's classic 1959 Lincoln, so celebrity...

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Young Cancels Concert Rather Than Cross Picket Line

30th October 2008

Singer NEIL YOUNG has scrapped a concert in Los Angeles - to respect the members of a planned union picket. The 62-year-old was scheduled to perform on Thursday (30Oct08) at the city's The Forum venue....

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Death Cab For Cutie Offer Free Gig As Incentive To Vote

11th September 2008

In a bid to get more young people in the US voting, the band DEATH CAB FOR CUTIE have offered a free gig to the college which registers the most votersNME magazine reports that the...

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Young Swears Off Political Films

22nd August 2008

Singer NEIL YOUNG has vowed never to make a "political statement" film again after suffering exhaustion while producing DEJA VU. The documentary saw Young reunite with his Crosby, Stills + Nash bandmates in a politically-charged...

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Stills Unfazed By Filmed Stage Fall

17th August 2008

NEIL YOUNG warned CSNY bandmate STEPHEN STILLS he'd captured an embarrassing stage fall for a new concert movie - but the rocker had no interest in cutting the footage out. Stills took a tumble during...

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Fascinating Fact 5671

24th July 2008

Rocker NILS LOFGREN has recorded a tribute album to NEIL YOUNG. THE LONER: NILS SINGS NEIL is an album full of covers of the E STREET BAND star's favourite Young songs....

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Neil Young's Electric Car

3rd June 2008

Singer NEIL YOUNG is reinventing himself as an eco-friendly pioneer - by developing a car that runs on electricity. The 62-year-old has teamed up with mechanic Jonathan Goodwin from Wichita, Kansas to turn his 1959...

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Martin Scorsese Leaves Bob Marley Movie Project

22nd May 2008

Martin Scorsese is to be replaced by Jonathan Demme as director for a Bob Marley documentary.The authorised film about the reggae legend is set for a February 6th, 2010 release to honour the 65th anniversary...

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Jonathan Demme Replaces Scorsese For Marley Doc

22nd May 2008

JONATHAN DEMME is to replace MARTIN SCORSESE as the director of the Tuff Gong Pictures/ Shangri-La Entertainment Bob Marley documentary.Scorsese has been forced to pull out of the project as a result of "scheduling problems",...

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Demme Replacing Scorsese On Marley Film

21st May 2008

Martin Scorsese, a feature-film director who has occasionally made documentary films about famous musicians, has been replaced as director of a documentary about Bob Marley by Jonathan Demme, another feature-film director who has occasionally made...

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Young Has Spider Named After Him

13th May 2008

Singing legend NEIL YOUNG has been honoured by scientists who have named a new spider species after him. The Southern Man hitmaker's career inspired biologists at East Carolina University, North Carolina, so they gave the...

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Young Hates Mp3

10th May 2008

Singing legend NEIL YOUNG is refusing to release his back catalogue as MP3 files, claiming the format sounds "like hell". The Southern Man hitmaker is turning to Blu-Ray disc instead - the first release being...

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Kooks Plan Their Own Festival

25th April 2008

British band THE KOOKS are planning to stage their own festival as Glastonbury is getting "too big".The Brighton-base band are hoping on organise an event near their home city in the next couple of years.Writing...

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Young To Revisit Scrapped 2000 Album

2nd April 2008

Rock legend NEIL YOUNG is to revisit the album he scrapped in 2000 after declaring the project was worth salvaging. The Heart Of Gold hitmaker and his band Crazy Horse spent months working on the...

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Fascinating Fact 5034

17th March 2008

Legendary rocker NEIL YOUNG will curate a one-day festival at Hop Farm Country Park in Kent, England on 6 July (08).

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Cardigans Star Says No To Young Collaboration

3rd March 2008

THE CARDIGANS frontwoman NINA PERSSON has ruled out a collaboration with legendary rocker NEIL YOUNG, fearing she'd lose control of her bowels if she ever met her hero. The Lovefool singer has pledged never to...

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Young: 'Bush Deserves More Credit'

15th February 2008

Veteran rocker NEIL YOUNG has defended GEORGE W. BUSH for sticking to his vision of how to lead America - insisting the U.S. president deserves more credit than he gets. The Heart Of Gold star,...

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