Tagged: Neil Young

Kurt Vile Announces 2018 North American Tour

Influenced by some of my favorite bands Pavement, Neil Young, Tom Petty, and John Fahey: Indie rocker Kurt Vile just announced a big North American tour late fall.  The first of 17 shows will kick off Nov. 24 in Boston, MA and will wrap up Dec. 22 in Chicago, IL.  He will also travel to Brooklyn, Washington D.C., Dallas, Atlanta, Los Angeles, Seattle...

30th Annual Bridge School Benefit Concert Takes Place Oct. 22-23

Neil Young and his ex-wife, Pegi Young, put together one heck of annual acoustic, non-profit benefit concert.  This year marks the Bridge School Benefit‘s 30 year and will take place Oct. 22-23 in Mountain View, CA at the Shoreline Ampitheatre.  This year’s line up is nothing less than remarkable and includes Roger Waters, Metallica, Lukas Nelson (Willie Nelson’s son), Neil...

The Desert Trip Festival Boasts Not-To-Be-Missed Line Up

The most epic festival ever is about to take place.  No, really.  This is zero over-inflation.  The line up for this Desert Trip Festival is other-wordly.  A gathering of the biggest, best, most talented musicians of the last 50 years.  Performing over two weekends, Oct. 7-9 and Oct. 14-16, the line up includes, wait for it…..The Rolling Stones, Bob Dylan,...

2015 Milwaukee Summerfest Line Up

Summerfest is one of the greatest festivals of the summer, in my humble opinion.   For almost two straight weeks, culminating on 4th of July weekend, Milwaukee trucks in some pretty amazing acts. This year, Summerfest 2015 will take place June 24 – 28 and June 30 – July 5 from Noon until Midnight.  There is seriously something for everyone, there...

Neil Young Takes on Monsanto With New Album

One of the great music story tellers of all time, in my humble opinion, just announced a new album and subsequent tour with a pair of musical heirs.  Neil Young plans on releasing a new album titled “The Monsanto Years” and was recorded in collaboration with Promise of the Real, a band including the sons of the legendary Willie Nelson. ...