Listen: Neil Young and Horse’s 16-Minute Epic, ‘Ramada Inn’


The mere words ’16-minute epic’ could be enough to put anyone off this latest release by folky rock giant Neil Young and his long-time collaborators, Crazy Horse, but stick with it, and you’ve got a great experience on your hands. My main criticism of the collaboration’s last effort, Americana was that it outstayed its welcome, but [...]

Neil Young & Crazy Horse Reveal ‘Psychedelic Pill’ Due for October


Neil Young - the guru of folk, country, hard rock, acoustic ballads and whatever else he gets his hands on – has revealed today that his latest collaboration with Crazy Horse will be titled Psychedelic Pill, and is to be released as both a double-CD and a triple vinyl this October. An update on Young’s website also mentions that videos will [...]

Neil Young & Crazy Horse – Americana


As a crooked-toothed, monocle-wearing Brit, I have little experience with the majority of the American folk classics that are covered in Neil Young‘s latest effort, Americana. Mention ‘Gallows Pole; to me and my first thought will be of Led Zeppelin III, not campfires, civil wars or the Old West. That said, the new life that is breathed in [...]

Red Hot Chili Peppers, Neil Young and Black Keys to Headline Austin City Limits


Today, Austin City Limits announced the lineup for their upcoming October festival. The music festival, taking place from October 12-14th, features headlining performances from Neil Young and Crazy Horse, The Black Keys and Red Hot Chili Peppers. Other notable acts at this year’s ACL are Jack White, The Avett Brothers, Iggy & the Stooges, The [...]

2012 Outside Lands Music Festival Lineup announced


The lineup for the fifth annual Outside Lands Music & Arts Festival has been announced.  Performers include Stevie Wonder, Metallica, Neil Young & Crazy Horse, Jack White, Foo Fighters, Beck, Skrillex and many many more. The world’s only gourmet music festival will once again take place in San Francisco’s historic Golden Gate Park August 10 [...]

Neil Young and Crazy Horse to Release New Album on June 5th


Neil Young and Crazy Horse will release a new album titled Americana on June 5, 2012. The album marks the first album from Neil Young & Crazy Horse in nearly nine years. Americana is a collection of classic, American folk songs. Young has written brief historical details about the songs on the album that can [...]

Video: Thirty-Seven Minute Neil Young and Crazy Horse Jam Session


Neil Young recently announced that he’s currently collaborating with Crazy Horse.  Now a newly recorded video of a thirty-seven minute jam session of  Neil Young and Crazy Horse has surfaced on the singer’s website.  In the video you can hear a portion of “Fuckin’ Up” and a number of other songs. Eventually the group breaks out [...]

Neil Young on Solo Twisted Road Tour


Neil Young, one of the most influential and important artists of the rock era, has performed with top bands and musicians over the course of his 50 year career.  This year, however, Young will go solo for a series of acoustic performances across the nation. The iconic singer/songwriter/guitarist has confirmed just four dates for this [...]