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Young plays rarities at private show in Paris

Young plays rarities at private show in Paris

        Mystery surrounds the private show Neil Young and Promise of the Real performed in Paris the evening of Jan. 25, 2016. According to UNCUT the event at Theatre Mogador  was hosted by Carmignac, who describe themselves as “one of the leading asset managers in Europe” on their Twitter feed. And apparently billionaire Eduardo Carmignac joined [Continue]
Merry Xmas Ymas

Merry Xmas Ymas

Happy season of the spirit of peace and goodwill on earth. To Zumans and Rusties and all who enjoy Neil Young’s music and his activism, as he tries to leave a lasting imprint on Mother Earth. Let’s keep on rockin’ in the free world, and help others to do so as well. “Went looking for [Continue]
Meryl Streep’s new movie dedicated to Rick Rosas

Meryl Streep’s new movie dedicated to Rick Rosas

Rick Rosas, who plays Buster opposite Oscar winner Meryl Streep’s rocker character Ricki in the new movie “Ricki and the Flash” lost his battle with cancer in November (14), shortly after filming wrapped on the Jonathan Demme project and there’s a special tribute to him in the credits at the end of the movie. Born in [Continue]
Neil Young selling his real estate in Hawaii

Neil Young selling his real estate in Hawaii

Fortune is reporting that Neil Young is selling his Hawaiian paradise. The island estate is estimated to be worth $24.5 million. Here is a description of the listing that can be found at: http://carrie.hawaiilife.com/project/waialea-bay-estate/ “This majestic estate, comprised of approximately 3 acres, is situated on a private, lush peninsula between two incredible ocean bays. It [Continue]
Neil Young journeys through a shaky career in the movies

Neil Young journeys through a shaky career in the movies

Adrian Mack at the Georgia Straight writes about the Bernard Shakey Film Festival currently touring the country. The latest showing was held July 31, Aug 1 – 4, 6 and 10, at the Cinematheque, a 194-seat theatre in the heart of Vancouver’s downtown. Mack writes: “Musically speaking, we love it when the chaos of this singular [Continue]
Farm Aid 30: Willie Nelson, Neil Young Headline 30th Anniversary Show on Sept. 19

Farm Aid 30: Willie Nelson, Neil Young Headline 30th Anniversary Show on Sept. 19

Farm Aid is coming to Chicago. According to Rolling Stone, the annual event, which is celebrating its 30th anniversary, will be held on September 19th at FirstMerit Bank Pavilion at Northerly Island near downtown Chicago. In addition to board members Willie Nelson, Neil Young, John Mellencamp and Dave Matthews, the show will feature Jack Johnson, Imagine [Continue]

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Young plays rarities at private show in Paris

Young plays rarities at private show in Paris

        Mystery surrounds the private show Neil Young and Promise of the Real performed in Paris the evening of Jan. 25, 2016. According to UNCUT the event at Theatre Mogador  was hosted by Carmignac, who describe themselves as “one of the leading asset managers in [Continue]

Merry Xmas Ymas

Merry Xmas Ymas

Happy season of the spirit of peace and goodwill on earth. To Zumans and Rusties and all who enjoy Neil Young’s music and his activism, as he tries to leave a lasting imprint on Mother Earth. Let’s keep on rockin’ in the free world, and help others to do so as well. “Went [Continue]

Meryl Streep’s new movie dedicated to Rick Rosas

Meryl Streep’s new movie dedicated to Rick Rosas

Rick Rosas, who plays Buster opposite Oscar winner Meryl Streep’s rocker character Ricki in the new movie “Ricki and the Flash” lost his battle with cancer in November (14), shortly after filming wrapped on the Jonathan Demme project and there’s a special tribute to him in [Continue]

Pix-of-the-day

Human Highway Gathering

Human Highway Gathering

First-ever Human Highway gathering August 2013 at Lutsen Resort, Lake Superior, in Minnesota. Photo credit: Albert Stromann [Continue]

Interviews

Rev. Billy talks about playing with Young at Jones Beach-Earthalujah!

Rev. Billy talks about playing with Young at Jones Beach-Earthalujah!

Reverend Billy and the Stop Shopping Choir opened for Neil Young Tuesday, July 21 at the NYC-venue Jones Beach. Accompanying Young is the band “Promise of the Real,” with Lukas and Micah Nelson, sons of Willie Nelson. The Stop Shopping Choir are singing activists who began their life [Continue]

Young joins Vermont’s Fight against GMO

Young joins Vermont’s Fight against GMO

    Young holds news conference prior to the Vermont show Sunday, July 20. He meets with Gov. Peter Shumlin, wants to help him beat Monsanto. The GMO labeling controversy……. He said he is just a rock ‘n roller who wants people to know what they are eating. Vermont [Continue]

More on the Monsanto Years: Trailer

More on the Monsanto Years: Trailer

Here’s a mini-documentary on  Neil Young’s new album The Monsanto Years –  a behind-the-scenes trailer shedding some light on the album and how the collaboration came about. Lukas and Micah Nelson are members of the Promise of the Real are longtime Young fans, as you will find [Continue]

Neil talks at “The Monsanto Years” movie premiere

Neil talks at “The Monsanto Years” movie premiere

          Neil Young at the premiere screening of the movie “The Monsanto Years” on Wednesday, April 22 and the IFC Center in New York.       “It’s a move about making a record.” N.Y.  Not rated, 59 minutes.   A very [Continue]

Concert Reviews

Three blissed-out hours of Neil Young on day one of WayHome

Three blissed-out hours of Neil Young on day one of WayHome

Better late than never, this Admin was on vacation in beautiful Oregon. Carla Gillis of the online magazine Now reports on her experience at the Way Home Festival, a three-day music blitz held July 22, 23 and 24 at Burl’s Creek Event Grounds, Oro-Medonte, Ontario. Gillis described the scene as tens of thousands of people spread [Continue]

Young plays in Massachusetts, review, set lists, videos

Young plays in Massachusetts, review, set lists, videos

On Wednesday night, July 22 Neil Young took his Rebel Content Tour to Mansfield, Mass., where he played at the Xfinity Center with Micah and Lukas Nelson from Promise of the Neil. His last show on this tour will be tonight, Thursday, July 24 at the Wayhome Festival in Oro-Medonte, Canada. A review of they [Continue]

Jones Beach, concert review, set list, video

Jones Beach, concert review, set list, video

Reviews for the Jones Beach show of Neil Young and Promise of the Real on Tuesday, July 21 have been hard to find, but here is one from The Brooklyn Vegan’s Blog. Fellow Monsanto hater Reverend Billy and Norah Jones‘ country band Puss N Boots opened. Andrew Sacher writes that last night’s set was filled with favorites. He writes: [Continue]