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 Neil Young Tour/Performance News for 2016:

With Promise of the Real

Tuesday, April 26: Whitewater Amphitheater, New Braunfels, Texas

Thursday, April 28, 2016: Ascend Amphitheater, Nashville, Tennessee

Friday, April 29, 2016: Beale Street Music Festival, Memphis, Tennessee


New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival 2016

Friday 22 April 2016 – Sunday 01 May 2016

Fairgrounds, New Orleans, LA

Neil Young & The Promise of Real plays Sunday, May 1

Hundreds of performers lined up: Pearl Jam, Van Morrison, Stevie Wonder, Arlo Guthrie, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Elvis Costello, Bonnie Rait, Beck, Buffy St. Marie, Paul Simon, Snoop Dog, Steely Dan, etc., etc.

Fourth Annual Light up the Blue for Autism Awareness

Saturday 21 May 2016

Neil Young with Stephen Stills, Jenny Wayne Shepherd, The Rides, Barry Goldberg, Jakob Dylan, The War id Drugs, Nikka Costa, Chris Stills, Jack Black.  

Pantages Theatre, Hollywood, Calif.


Neil Young + Promise Of The Real 2016 Rebel Content Euro Tour 

26 shows

2016-06-05, SSE Hydro, Glasgow, Scotland
2016-06-07, SSE Arena, Belfast, Northern Ireland
2016-06-08, 3Arena, Dublin, Ireland
2016-06-10, First Direct Arena, Leeds, England
2016-06-11, O2 Arena, London, England
2016-06-13, Le Zénith, Lille, France
2016-06-15, Halle Tony Garnier, Lyon, France
2016-06-16, Le Dôme de Marseille, Marseille, France

2016-06-18, Mad Cool Festival, Madrid, Spain

2016-06-20, Poble Espanyol, Barcelona, Spain

2016-06-21, Le Zénith, Toulouse, France
2016-06-23, AccorHotels Arena, Paris, France
2016-06-24, Sportpaleis, Antwerpen, Belgium

2016-07-1, Roskilde Festival, Copenhagen, Denmark
2016-07-03, Hartwall Arena, Helsinki, Finland.
2016-07-05, Dalhalla, Rättvik, Sweden
2016-07-07, Stavernfestivalen, Stavern, Norway
2016-07-09, Ziggo Dome, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

2016-07-12, Montreax Jazz Festival, Montreax, Switzerland

2016-07-13, Anfiteatro Camerini, Piazzola Sul Brenta, Italy
2016-07-15, Teatro delle Terme di Caracalla, Roma, Italy
2016-07-16, Lucca Summer Festival, Lucca, Italy
2016-07-18, Estathé Market Sound, Milano, Italy
2016-07-20, Völkerschlachtdenkmal, Leipzig, Germany
2016-07-21, Waldbühne, Berlin, Germany
2016-07-23, Burg Clam, Klam, Austria

Neil Young Tour/Performance News for 2015 :


Announcing the 2015 29th Annual Bridge School Benefit Concert, Oct 24th & 25th at Shoreline Amphitheater in Mountain View


  • Neil Young and Promise of the Real
  • Dixie Chicks
  • Sheryl Crow
  • Ryan Adams
  • St. Vincent
  • Gary Clark, Jr.
  • Spoon
  • Nils Lofgren (Saturday only)
  • Ben Harper

Tickets $20 to $150 available at, the Shoreline Amphitheatre box office, all Ticketmaster outlets, or by calling (800) 745-3000.


Neil Young + Promise Of The Real Announce West Coast Leg of The Rebel Content Tour


The West Coast leg of the “Rebel Content Tour” begins Oct. 1 in Missoula, Mont. Here’s the routing:

Oct. 1 – Missoula, Mont., Adams Event Center
Oct. 2 – Spokane, Wash., Spokane Arena
Oct. 4 – Seattle, Wash., WaMu Theater
Oct. 5 – Vancouver, British Columbia, Queen Elizabeth Theatre (Honour The Treaties Benefit)
Oct. 7 – Portland, Ore., Earle Chiles Center
Oct. 8 – Eugene, Ore., Matthew Knight Arena
Oct. 10 – Santa Barbara, Calif., Santa Barbara Bowl
Oct. 11 – Las Vegas, Nev., The Cosmopolitan Of Las Vegas
Oct. 13 – La Jolla, Calif., RIMAC Arena
Oct. 14 – Inglewood, Calif., Forum
Oct. 17 – Berkeley, Calif., Greek Theatre At UC Berkeley

Presales begin Thursday, Aug. 20. General onsales are scheduled Friday, Aug. 21.

Additional dates will be added.

Visit and for more information.


Farm Aid 30: September 19 in Chicago


Farm Aid will celebrate its 30th year at Farm Aid 30 in downtown Chicago at the FirstMerit Bank Pavilion at Northerly Island on September 19.


Times are subject to change. Watch our webcast, Farm Aid 30 Live Presented by Amy’s, starting at 2:30.

  • 12:50 – Blackwood Quartet
  • 1:10 – Ian Mellencamp
  • 1:35 – Insects vs Robots
  • 2:00 – Holly Williams
  • 2:30 – Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real
  • 3:00 – Old Crow Medicine Show
  • 3:40 – Jamey Johnson
  • 4:20 – Kacey Musgraves
  • 5:05 – Jack Johnson
  • 5:55 – Mavis Staples
  • 6:45 – Imagine Dragons
  • 7:45 – Dave Matthews with Tim Reynolds
  • 8:45 – John Mellencamp
  • 9:45 – Neil Young
  • 10:45 – Willie Nelson

→Tickets, venue information at:


Honour the Treaties  Canceled

Canceled: Friday, July 3 – Honour The Treaties fundraiser for the Athabasca Chipewyan First Nation’s legal fight against oilsands development in its territory. Venue: Rexall Place in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, with Blue Rodeo. Tickets range from $45 to $175 plus service charges. On sale: Friday, May 1 at Ticketmaster.


 Rebel Content Tour

The Rebel Content Tour featuring Neil Young and Promise of the Real will kick off on July 5th at Summerfest.

Every ticket purchased will include the choice of a standard physical CD or standard digital copy of his new album, The Monsanto Years.  Please see below for all upcoming tour dates.

The Rebel Content Tour dates:

July 5 Summerfest Milwaukee, WI
July 8 Red Rocks Denver, CO
July 9 Red Rocks Denver, CO
July 11 Pinnacle Bank Arena Lincoln, NE
July 13 Riverbend Music Center Cincinatti, OH
July 14 DTE Energy Music Theatre Clarkston, MI
July 16 Susquehanna Bank Center Camden, NJ
July 17 Bethel Woods Center for the Arts Bethel, NY
July 19 Champlain Valley Expo Essex Junction, VT
July 21 Jones Beach Wantagh, NY
July 22 Xfinity Center Great Woods, MA
July 24 Wayhome Festival Oro-Medonte, Canada

Tickets for the Rebel Content Tour featuring Neil Young and Promise of the Real on Sunday, July 5th go on sale Friday, May 1st at 10:00 a.m. CDT and include Summerfest admission. Tickets can be purchased at the Summerfest Box Office in person and by phone at 1.414.273.2600, Ticketmaster Ticket Centers, Walmart stores, online at and by phone at 1.800.745.3000 (live Ticketmaster Agent) or 1.866.448.7849 (“Ticketmaster Express” automated phone line).

Charley’s Restaurant & Saloon

May 23 – Charley’s Restaurant & Saloon, Paia, Maui, Hawaii, with Promise of the Real


OutGrow Monsanto

May 23 –  Lahaini, Maui, Hawaii


SLO Brew

April 16 – SLO Brew in San Luis Obispo, surprise performance with Lukas and Micah Nelson and The Promise of Real.

Light Up the Blues Benefit

April 25 – Pantages Theatre, Hollywood, Calif.



Feb. 6 – Bob Dylan Musicares Gala, Los Angeles, California

Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young will also perform


Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon

Feb. 3 – Played with The Roots: Old Man, Who’s Gonna Stand Up

 Neil Young Tour News for 2014 :


→Alchemy 2014, back in Europe, Neil Young and Crazy Horse


07 Jul 2014 , Laugardalshöllin, Reykjavík, Iceland – Tickets On Sale 10am Monday 10th February; 95 & 115 Euro,

Trailer *

10 July, Live at the Marquee Cork, Ireland – tickets on sale at 9 a.m. Monday, December 16.

12 July, London, Hyde Park, UK.

13 July, Liverpool, Echo Arena.

15 July, Istanbul, Turkey, KüçükÇiftlik Park – details: .

17 July,  Hayarkon Park, Israel tix on sale

20 July, Ulm, Germany, Schwoerenfest Open Airtix on sale

21 July, Barolo, Italy – Collisioni Festival (Barolo is a good wine as well)

23 July, Vienna, Austria, Stadthalle – tix on sale

25 July, Mönchengladbach, Germany, WARSTEINER HockeyPark 19:00 Uhrtix on sale

26 July, Dresden, Germany, Filmfest am Elbufer – tix on sale

28 July, Mainz, Germany, Zollhafen – tix on sale

30 July 2014 / 20:00, Forum Copenhagen, Julius Thomsens Plads 1 1925 Frederiksberg, Denmarktix not on sale yet (tickets:–crazy-horse-Billetter/377417; details: ;

1 August, Bergen, Norway – tix on sale

5 August, Lokerse Feesten in Lokeren, Belgiumfull 2-hour concert set. – tix on sale

7 August, MC Sporting Summer Festival in Monaco –  tix on sale

8 August, Festival COLMAR, Alsace, France – on sale 19 Feb 2014;




Lockn’ Festival

When asked if Neil Young & Crazy Horse would be performing at this year’s Lockn’, Frey replied:

We’ve made a very aggressive offer for Neil Young & Crazy Horse to return, and hopefully play this time. Crazy Horse has confirmed dates in Europe prior to our dates and Neil has confirmed Farm Aid a week afterward. We are hopeful that Neil decides to do this again. Therefore we’re going to wait as long as it takes for him to let us know.


Carnegie Hall, NYC, January 2014

Neil Young, Carnegie Hall, solo, New York City

6, 7, 9, 10 January 2014

Shows are over.


 Canada, “Honor the treaties” benefit shows

Jan. 12 in Toronto

Jan. 16 in Winnipeg

Jan. 17 in Regina

Jan. 19 in Calgary.

Honor-The-Treaties tour.

Shows are over.

 Dolby Shows, Hollywood, Los Angeles

→Acoustic Shows

Concert dates: Saturday, March 29, Sunday, March 30, Tuesday, April 1, and Wednesday April, 2.

Tickets at Ticketmaster


Dallas, Texas

→”An evening with Neil Young.”

Neil Young will play two shows in Dallas, Texas at the Morton H. Meyerson Symphony Center on Thursday, April 17 and Friday, 18.





Acoustic Shows

Neil Young will play in two shows in Chicago on Monday, April 21 and Tuesday, April 22. at the Chicago Theater.

Check out:

Public on-sale starts on Sat. March 22nd at 12pm EST.

Get tix here:

Boston, Massachusetts:  

Oct. 5 & 6, Citi Performing Arts Center Wang Theatre.

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania:

Oct. 8 & 9, Academy of Music.

Farm Aid

Sept. 23 – Walnut Creek Amphitheatre, Raleigh, North Carolina


Harvest of Hope

Sept. 27 – Neligh, Nebraska (With Willie Nelson; accompanied by Lukas Nelson & Promise Of The Real)


Bridge School Benefit

Oct. 25 & 26, Mountain View, California


→Back in Canada


The Blue Dot Tour/an evening with David Suzuki

Nov. 11 – Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada






Neil Young & Crazy Horse Tour News for 2013 :

tour over.

Breaking news report from

August 8, 2013
For immediate release:
Due to an accident involving Crazy Horse, the remaining dates on the Neil Young and Crazy Horse tour of Europe and the British isles have been cancelled. We are sorry for any inconvenience this causes to our fans or the Festivals where we were scheduled to appear. As you must be, we too are disappointed at this unfortunate turn of events.
— Neil Young and Crazy Horse

Alchemy Tour logo



Neil Young and Crazy Horse
Euro-Tour 2013

June = 06, July = 07, it’s European style.


tour over.

02.06.  Berlin, Waldbühne : tix on sale 14.12.2012,

03.06.  Hamburg : O2, on sale

05.06.  Amsterdam : Ziggo Dome, presale starts 19 dec 2012 10:00
06.06.  Paris, Bercy : confirmed

08.06.  Bruxelles, Vorst Nationaal
10.06.  Newcastle, Metro Arena
11.06.  Birmingham, NEC
13.06.  Glasgow, SECC : on sale

15.06.  Dublin, RDS : tix on sale 18 Dec, 60 €
17.06.  London, O2

06.07.  Wiesen, Austria, Lovely Days 2013 Festival– rumour only!

11.07.   Luxembourg, Rockhal (Esch-zur-Alzette)

12.07.   Köln : Lanxess Arena, on sale

14.07.    Locarno, Switzerland

15.07.   Vienne Antique, Vienne, France
17.07.   Le Festival de Nimes, Nimes, France

18.07.   “Big Festival” Biarritz, France (in the Southwest, close to the Spanisch border)
20.07.  Carhaix, Bretagne, Festival “vieilles charrues”, confirmed

22.07.   Stuttgart, Schleyerhalle :  on sale

23.07.   Paleo Festival, Nyon, Switzerland (legendary Hurricane show)

25.07.   Lucca, Lucca Summer Festival (Italy)
26.07.   Rome, Rock in Roma (Italy)

Third leg and beyond

05.08.  Helsinki Classic Festival presents: Neil Young & Crazy Horse. website: Helsinki Classic. Kaisaniemi Park, Finland

07.08.   Oslo, Norway

— the rest of the Alchemy tour in Europe is apparently cancelled ( —

08.08.  Gothenburg, Sweden: “Way Out West Fest” Neil Young & Crazy Horse for Sweden’s Way Out West joining Alabama Shakes, Azealia Banks, The Knife, and more (cancelled)

10.08.   Bergenhus Festning, Bergen, Norway (cancelled)

12.08.   Forum Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark (cancelled)

14.08.   Dresden, Dresdner Filmnächte am Elbufer : on sale 08.03.13 (Sächsische Zeitung Tix service) (cancelled)

16.08.   Pukkelpop Festival, Belgium: Tix on sale 25 March. | NME | Pukkelpop website | (cancelled)

18.08.   Liverpool, Echo Arena: Priority booking begins at 9am, Tuesday 26 February. (cancelled)
19.08.   London, O2


31.08.     Ontario, 2013 Greenbelt Harvest Picnic, Christie Lake Conservation Area (Tix on sale: JUNE 1st AT 10AM) (cancelled)

02.09.   Neil Young & Crazy Horse, Patti Smith to Rock The Capitol Theatre Neil Young & Crazy Horse will perform at The Capitol Theatre in Port Chester, NY on September 2. Patti Smith will join them as their supporting act for the show, which will be the one year anniversary celebration for the recently reopened venue. The 1800 capacity Capitol Theatre will also be the smallest place that Neil Young and Crazy Horse have played in recent memory.

04.09.   Ottawa Folx Festival, Ottawa, CN (cancelled)

07.09     Interlocken Festival, Oak Ridge Farm, Arrington, VA (cancelled)

Let’s roll and don’t be denied:

Our BNB tour date articles (category) .

European map of current tour locations. [ this map thanks to Falko]


Farmaid 2013

The extended lineup for the Farm Aid 2013 concert, which will be staged at the Saratoga Performing Arts Center on Sept. 21, was announced late Sunday. Farm Aid board members Willie Nelson, John Mellencamp, Neil Young and Dave Matthews will be joined by Jack Johnson, Amos Lee, Kacey Musgraves, Toad the Wet Sprocket, Lukas Nelson…



over: Australia and New Zealand

Perth, Adelaide, Brisbane, Sydney, Melbourne and two special a day on the green shows in the Surf Coast Geelong and Hunter Valley.

Support Acts:
mostly “Husky” sometimes also “The Drones” (sic! a political statement?) and Shane Howard.

The Frontier Touring Company:

Mar 2, 2013 – Perth Arena, Perth
Mar 5, 2013 – Adelaide Entertainment Centre, Adelaide
Mar 7, 2013 – Brisbane Entertainment Centre, Brisbane
Mar 9, 2013 – A Day On The Green – Bimbadgen Winery, Hunter Valley
Mar 10, 2013 – Sydney Entertainment Centre, Sydney

Mar 13, 2013 – Plenary in Melbourne, “An intimate show”
Mar 15, 2013 – Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne
Mar 16, 2013 – A Day On The Green – The Hill Winery, Geelong
Mar 19, 2013 – TSB Bank Arena, Wellington
Mar 21, 2013 – Vector Arena, Auckland




Neil Young & Crazy Horse Tour News for 2012 : tour is over.


* 3 August, Hard Rock Casino Albuquerque Presents The Pavilion Albuquerque, NM


* 05-06. August Red Rocks Amphitheatre, Morrison, Colorado. (has Neilfest as well)

Tour/show reports from Zumans are on

* August 9 as part of the 2012 Lake Tahoe Summer Concert Series

* August 10-12, 2012 in San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park, Outside Lands Festival

with Metallica, Stevie Wonder, Neil Young & Crazy Horse, Jack White, Foo Fighters, Beck & more!

* Saturday, 29 September, – Central Park

Neil Young and Crazy Horse, Foo Fighters, The Black Keys, Band of Horses, K’naan

* 12-14. Oktober City Limits Music Festival, Austin, Texas

* 25 October,  Tuscaloosa Amphitheatre

* 26-28. Oktober Voodoo Festival, New Orleans.

Neil and Crazy Horse now confirmed for Friday night, October 26, 2012.   Green Day headlines Saturday night.



2012-09-22, Farm Aid 2012, Hershey, Pennsylvania, USA

Farm Aid 2012 on BNB |


Bridge School 2012

will take place Oct. 20 and 21 at Shoreline Amphitheatre at Mountain View,, in between the Tour.


 2012 Tour:


Oct-3 Windsor,ON WFCU Centre w/Los Lobos On Sale June 15

Oct-5 Kingston,ON K-ROCK Centre w/Los Lobos On Sale June 15

Oct-6 London,ON John Labatt Centre w/Los Lobos On Sale June 15

Oct-8 Cleveland,OH Wolstein Center with Los Lobos On Sale June 8

Oct-9 Pittsburgh,PA Petersen Events Ctr w/Los Lobos On Sale June 8

Oct-11 Chicago, IL United Center w/Los Lobos On Sale June 11

Oct-13 Austin, TX Austin City Limits Festival On Sale now

Oct-14 Tulsa, OK TulsaConventionCtrArena w/Los Lobos On Sale June 9

Oct-17 Los Angeles, CA Hollywood Bowl w/Los Lobos On Sale June 10

October 25th
Tuscaloosa Amphitheatre,

Nov-10 Seattle, WA Key Arena w/Los Lobos On Sale June 9

Nov-11 Vancouver, BC Rogers Arena w/Los Lobos, The Sadies On Sale June 15

Nov-13 Calgary, AB Scotiabank Saddledome w/Los Lobos,  The Sadies On Sale June 15

Nov-14 Saskatoon, SK Credit Union Centre w/Los Lobos,  The Sadies  On Sale June 15

Nov-16 Winnipeg, MB MTS Centre w/Los Lobos On Sale June 15

Nov-19 Toronto, ON Air Canada Centre w/The Sadies On Sale June 15

Nov-23 Montreal, QC Bell Centre with The Sadies / Patti Smith On Sale June 16

Nov-24 Ottawa, ON Scotiabank Place with The Sadies / Patti Smith On Sale June 15

Nov-26 Boston, MA TD Garden with Patti Smith On Sale June 8

Nov-27 NY, NY Madison Square Garden with Patti Smith On Sale June 10

Nov-29 Phila, PA Wells Fargo Center w/Patti Smith On Sale June 8

Nov-30 Fairfax, VA Patriot Center with Patti Smith On Sale June 8

Dec-4 Bridgeport, CT Webster Bank Arena at Harbor Yard w/Patti Smith On Sale June 8


News for 2011 :

Bridge School Benefit

Sat & Sun, Oct 22-23: Neil Young and friends – Shoreline Amphitheatre. Lineup published. Watch the site. [also see BNB articles]


confirmed POSTPONEDBuffalo Springfield tour in 2012.

Neil Young and Buffalo Springfield resign from 2011 fall tour plans. The “30-dates-tour” is postponed to 2012 which means it is postponed indefinetly. (see BNB posts on Buffalo Springfield)


see also

There are more out there that aren’t listed yet.


TOUR DATES listing

Buffalo Springfield – tour is over

01.06.       Oakland, Fox Theater
02.06.       Oakland, Fox Theater
04.06.       LA, The Wiltern
05.06.       LA, The Wiltern
07.06.       Santa Barbara Bowl
08.06.       Santa Barbara Bowl

11.06.     * at Bonnaroo Festvial. Buffalo Springfield., Manchester TN

Farm Aid 2011

Sat, Aug 13:  Farm Aid 2011 Neil Young – Livestrong Sporting Park, Kansas City, KS, US. With Willie Nelson, John Cougar Mellencamp, etc… [see BNB articles]

Let it roll:

Our BNB tour dates articles .



  • Europe is still a rumour, and seems to remain it for 2012

Neil Young spring solo tour 2011 is over:

April 15:  PAC, Durham, NC Durham PAC
April 17:  Landmark Theater, Richmond, VA
April 19:  Wang Theatre, Boston, MA
April 20:  Wang Theatre, Boston, MA
April 22:  PAC, Providence, RI
April 24:  Avery Fisher Hall, New York, NY
April 25:  Avery Fisher Hall, New York, NY
April 27:  Hippodrome, Baltimore, MD
April 28:  Hippodrome, Baltimore, MD
April 30:  Tower Theatre, Philadelphia, PA
May 1:    Tower Theatre, Philadelphia, PA
May 3:    Aronoff Center, Cincinnati, OH
May 4:    Fox Theatre, Detroit, MI
May 6:    Chicago Theatre, Chicago, IL
May 7:    Chicago Theatre, Chicago, IL
May 10:   Massey Hall, Toronto, Canada
May 11:   Massey Hall, Toronto, Canada


General Tour Dates on

Neil’s official tourdate page.

Tom Hambleton’s Sugar Mountain setlist page.

:: European Summer legs of tour: 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011:: Paris, Berlin, Vienna, etc…

Random Quote

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by -- Neil Young 2010

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