An unofficial news blog for Neil Young fans from Thrasher's Wheat with concert and album updates, reviews, analysis, and other Rock & Roll ramblings. Separating the wheat from the chaff since 1996.
Xstream: Neil Young’s New Streaming Service
Neil Young Keynote at DreamForce '14
As Neil Young’s self imposed 2017 sabbatical continues, we learn that innovators never sleep.
While it may appear that Pono has gone defunct, that does not seem to be the case as Neil continues to evolve the Pono product into a high-resolution music streaming service.
"It's time to talk about Pono," the Canadian singer, musician and activist
Graham Nash: Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young Could Reunite — Because They Hate Trump More Than Each Other | Variety.com
Graham Nash is quoted in a recent interview in Variety.com that Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young may reunite yet again.
From Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young Could Reunite — Because They Hate Trump More Than Each Other | Variety.com by Steve Baltin:
Graham Nash: “Here’s how I feel about it: I believe that the issues that are keeping us apart pale in comparison to the good that we can do if
VIDEO: Pearl Jam's Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction + "Rockin' in the Free World"
Earlier this month, Pearl Jam was inducted into the The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
Originally, Neil Young was announced to induct Pearl Jam, however he fell ill (fortunately, "nothing major"), so David Letterman performed the induction honors instead. So although Neil Young couldn't make the ceremony, his spirit prevailed throughout the evening until the finale all-star jam of "Rockin' in
RARE: Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young - San Diego, CA, 12-21-1969
Here is some rare footage of Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young at Balboa Stadium in San Diego, CA on December 21, 1969.
No further info available on source so if you know something, say something.
UPDATE: From comment by Babbo B.: "Like the YouTube caption says, Super 8 footage by Henry Diltz (same day he shot this iconic photo: https://www.morrisonhotelgallery.com/photographs/wopOd3/
Neil Young's Song "When God Made Me": 10+ Years Later, Still More Questions Than Answers
"Did God give me my voice so that others could silence me?"
Neil Young sings "When God Made Me"
Live 8 Benefit Concert - July 2005
It strikes us that the lyrics of Neil Young's "When God Made Me" from 2005's album Prairie Wind still continue to be poignantly prescient.
Did he give me the gift of voice
so some could silence me?
Did he give me the gift of vision
not knowing what I might see?