Despite concerns to the contrary, the Bridge School Benefit Concert is scheduled to go on as planned this year.
In a new song called “Who’s Gonna Stand Up?” Young, backed by a rock band (most likely Crazy Horse) asks, “Who’s gonna stand up and save the earth? Who’s gonna take on the big machine?” Backed up by a extra vocalists, he answers: “This all starts with you and me!”
From “Trans” to “Americana,” Neil’s done some crazy albums, and nearly all of them have had some hidden treasures.
The new investment campaign has already earned $1.4 million of the $2.5 million target.
“There was such an incredible amount going on in society at the time: Vietnam coming to an end, Watergate with Richard Nixon getting found out. It was a tough time and I think the band, as human beings, were responding to what was going on it our world.”
Jack White to Headline Farm Aid 2014 Alongside Neil Young, Willie Nelson, John Mellencamp & Dave Matthews
Jack White doesn’t seem to care too much about baseball, but he does care about America’s farmers. And to show his appreciation he’s headlining this year’s Farm Aid in Raleigh, North Carolina.
If you want it done right, do it yourself.
Neil Young & Crazy Horse were scheduled to play Tel Aviv, Israel this Thursday, July 17, but have been forced to cancel the event amid escalating violence in the region.
When Jimmy Fallon trots out his Neil Young impression, the whole world listens. The impression is well over a decade old now, but to hear him warble the first line from Iggy Azalea’s “Fancy” (that would be “first things first I’m the realest”) with a straight face and the brim of his hat casting his eyes in shadow, well it breathes new life into both the song and Fallon’s bit.
With a little help from Jack White, Neil Young made history last night (May 12) on The Tonight Show by recording a song straight to vinyl.