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Neil Young, Foo Fighters, The Black Keys – “Keep On Rockin’ In The Free World” 9/29 Global Fest

September 30, 2012 The Audio Perv 1

Last night, Neil Young with Crazy Horse headlined the Global Citizen Festival in New York’s Central Park. When it came time for the band to close the show with Young’s “Kep On Rockin’ In The Free World,” they’d welcome all of the performers from earlier in the night: Foo Fighters, The Black Keys, Band of Horses and K’naan. Watch the video below and head over to to find out how you can help support gender equality, primary education, environmental …

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Watch Neil Young’s Le Noise Film

September 30, 2010 drainu182 0

Le Noise Film — a 38-minute black and white film of eight live-in-studio performances every song on Neil Young’s brand-new album Le Noise — is now available for your viewing pleasure.


In addition to the performances, there is also personal introduction by Young himself, along with behind-the-scenes clips from album producer, Daniel Lanois, and more. The performances, shot by filmmaker Adam CK Vollick, feature Young on acoustic and electric guitars at Lanois’ home …

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September 28, 2010 drainu182 0

Yes, it’s true…Neil Young is releasing brand-new solo album, Le Noise, today, Sept 28th on Reprise Records. The eight-song album is a collaboration between the acclaimed rock icon and musician/songwriter/producer Daniel Lanois, known for his work with U2, Bob Dylan, Peter Gabriel, Brian Eno, Emmylou Harris, Willie Nelson, The Neville Brothers and many others.

Young and Lanois have crossed paths musically over the course of many years (Lanois’ performances at Young’s Bridge School Benefit Concert and …

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Reprise Records To Release New Neil Young Concert Film “Neil Young Trunk Show”

February 22, 2010 drainu182 1

Neil Young Trunk Show – a concert film starring Neil Young – will be released on Blu-Ray and DVD by Reprise Records later this year. The film is the second in director Jonathan Demme‘s planned trilogy about the legendary rocker. Demme also directed the 2006 Young documentary Heart of Gold. Following that film’s premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival, Rolling Stone called it “an unconscious, raw, in-the-moment concert movie that respects the immediacy of creativity and the …

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Goodbye Conan: Farewell Show 1/23 Videos

January 24, 2010 drainu182 3

On Friday night January 23rd, Conan O Brien hosted his last episode of the Tonight Show. Only seven months after taking over the show from Jay Leno, Conan will be stepping down (with a multimillion dollar offer, let’s not feel too bad for the guy). For his final show, Conan had Neil Young on as his musical guest who performed “Long May You Run.” Will Ferrell led an all star performance of Lynyrd Skynyrd’s “Freebird” featuring ZZ Top’s Billy Gibbons, …

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The Bridge School Collection, Vol. 4 out now (Trent Reznor, John Mayer, DCFC, & more)

November 28, 2009 drainu182 0

Every year, Neil and Pegi Young host the non-profit Bridge School Concert, benefiting the unique learning complex which assists children with severe physical impairments and challenging communication needs. The first was held in 1986, and the event is known as a totally unique musical event. Over the years the line-up of participants reads like a history of rock & roll.

Three years ago, Apple’s iTunes began offering live recordings from these legendary shows, and the first three volumes feature …

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Stream Neil Young’s “Dreamin’ Man”, Young named MusiCares ’10 Person of the Year

November 11, 2009 drainu182 0

Dreamin’ Man, Neil Young Archives Performance Series #12, will be released
December 8 (vinyl on Jan. 12), 17 years after the original release of Harvest Moon.

The album is a complete live performance of Young’s album Harvest Moon drawn from various solo acoustic shows he performed in 1992 before the actual release of the Harvest studio recording.
The album was produced by Young and John Hanlon and recorded and mixed by Tim Mulligan.

You can stream the track “Dreamin’ Man” …

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Wolfmother released third webisode, to play Bridge School Benefit

September 21, 2009 drainu182 0

Episode 3 of Transmissions From The Cosmic Egg comes to you this week from the Laserium in Los Angeles, where Cosmic Egg was debuted for the first time to a very lucky clutch of fans, media and Wolfmother alumni. Watch the trippy laser lights, set to the atmospheric rock sounds of Wolfmother as the band explains the story behind Cosmic Egg. Front man Andrew Stockdale described Cosmic Egg as being “Subconsciously about rebirth, phoenix rising coming out of the ashes… …

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News and Rumors: Coachella, Reading Festival, Leeds Festival, Glastonbury Festival

January 13, 2009 drainu182 1

Well, let’s see what we know. Coachella is confirmed for April 17-19. Three day passes will most likely go onsale soon.

    Coachella Lineup

(via Brooklynvegan via LAist)
Confirmed Artists: the Airborne Toxic Event, the Bug, Buraka Som Sistema, Crystal Castles, Drop The Lime, Fleet Foxes, Flying Lotus, Girl Talk, the Hold Steady, the Killers, No Age, Noah and the Whale, Late of the Pier, Los Campesinos!, Peanut Butter Wolf, the Presets, Sébastien Tellier, Themselves, Tinariwen

Confirmed DJs: DJ …