Archive for the 'Neil Young' Category

Saturday, May 16th, 2009

This being AD it is inevitable that there will be a myriad of Neil Young related posts on the horizon, what with the first volume of his long awaited archives set with a release date of June 2nd.  Last year TV On The Radio’s Tunde Adebimpe made an appearance in Jonathan Demme’s Rachel Getting Married […]

Thursday, February 12th, 2009

Ah yes, Neil in the early ’80s. An interesting, if often ignored, era in the artist’s four decade career. If you’ve read Shakey (and really, any card-carrying Neil Young fan should) you’re aware the first half of the decade was rife with random experimentation and exploration — the majority of which was considerably underwhelming (although […]

Thursday, January 8th, 2009

Sugar Mountain, the third live release in anticipation of Neil Young’s forthcoming Blu-Ray/DVD archives project, finds the bard at the University of Michigan, aged 23, soon after Buffalo Springfield’s inevitable split. One of Young’s earliest known (recorded) solo performances, the set exemplifies the singer-songwriters preternatural talent both in the material and delivery. While the acoustic […]

Sunday, December 7th, 2008

BBC Television Studios, London, England – February 23, 1971 Wow. + Download your digital music DRM free via eMusic’s 25 free MP3 no risk trial offer ——————————————————————————————————————————-

Wednesday, November 26th, 2008

As promised, here are the re-posted Chrome Dreams companion tracks from 2007. The following live & unreleased studio MP3s are a companion piece, of sorts, to the unreleased Chrome Dreams acetate bootleg posted here last week. The below video is of Neil with Crazyhorse, live at the Hammersmith Odeon, in London March 28, 1976, performing […]

Saturday, November 22nd, 2008

According to the new issue of Rolling Stone, at long last, the first volume from Neil Young’s vast archives have a firm release date. Looks pretty outstanding, but I am curious if the format (DVD and Blu-Ray only), and the price point, will curb fans enthusiasm. Excerpt below. After more than 20 years, the first […]

Monday, April 14th, 2008

Neil Young & Crazy Horse :: Live, San Francisco (1978) Download: MP3: Neil Young & Crazy Horse :: Sugar Mountain MP3: Neil Young & Crazy Horse :: I Am A Child MP3: Neil Young & Crazy Horse :: Comes A Time MP3: Neil Young & Crazy Horse :: After The Gold Rush MP3: Neil Young […]

Monday, January 28th, 2008

Earlier today Billboard announced that Neil Young’s latest plan, per his much delayed Archives project, is to release the set in a multi-media format, exclusively on Blu-Ray and DVD. Yup, you heard him: no compact discs. Share you thoughts on this news in the comments.  I imagine a number of us will be ripping the […]

Monday, October 22nd, 2007

The following live & unreleased studio MP3s are a companion piece, of sorts, to the unreleased Chrome Dreams acetate bootleg posted here last week. The below video is of Neil with Crazyhorse, live at the Hammersmith Odeon, in London March 28, 1976, performing “Like a Hurricane,” which was allegedly to have been the cornerstone track […]