Archive for the 'Neil Young' Category

Wednesday, October 26th, 2011

As any casual viewer of David Simon’s Treme will tell you, it’s nearly impossible to define and understand New Orleans and its citizens apart from their music. For years, and particularly since Hurricane Katrina battered the city’s levees in August of 2005, the city has been viewed through the funked-out filter of the jazz, early rock, r&b, […]

Friday, May 27th, 2011

The yin and yang of Neil Young—acoustic/electric from Amsterdam, 2008. Happy Memorial Day Weekend. Download: Neil Young: RAI Theatre, Amsterdam: Part One @ Part Two 192kbs

Tuesday, January 11th, 2011

Phosphorescent’s take on Neil Young’s “Are You Ready For The Country?” Culled from the companion disc accompanying the new issue of Mojo—Harvest Revisited—Matthew Houck and co. stay true to the arrangement Neil and the Stray Gators worked up on the original. MP3: Phosphorescent :: Are You Ready For The Country? ____________________________________________________________________________________

Friday, November 12th, 2010

Happy Birthday, Neil Young. Taken from Neil’s 1971 appearance on the Johnny Cash Show.

Friday, October 1st, 2010

Daniel Lanois, who produced Neil Young’s new LP, Le Noise, discusses the album track by track. + Download Neil Young via eMusic’s 25 free MP3 no risk trial offer ____________________________________________________________________________________

Thursday, September 17th, 2009

(Diversions, a recurring feature on Aquarium Drunkard, catches up with our favorite artists as they wax on subjects other than recording and performing.) Last year Everest found themselves on tour with Neil Young. If you are familiar with their debut LP, Ghost Notes, or their live show for that matter, then the pairing makes absolute […]

Tuesday, July 7th, 2009

In the spirit of the residual frenzy surrounding the release of volume one of Neil’s archives, we continue with the Neil Young reposts.  Below is part 1 of 2, of Volume II, of the Perfect Echo compilation chronicling the years 1978-1984. Stay tuned for part two. ——- For those interested in the back story, here […]

Sunday, July 5th, 2009

Below is the second half of the Neil Young soundboard-derived live collection A Perfect Echo Vol. I. capturing the years 1974 – 1976.  The first half can be found here. For those interested in the back story, here are notes on the series via sharing the groove: “Braden Strickler has done it again. He’s compiled […]

Thursday, June 18th, 2009

The following set was posted on AD in 2007 and I had planned on reposting it in early 2008  in conjunction with the release of the first volume of Neil Young’s archives project.  Since then the set was, obviously, pushed back multiple times…and with it, this repost.  So for those who have requested it over […]