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Katy Perry, Rod Stewart and Neil Young attack Donald Trump over his “heartless” tweet about Californian wildfires

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Katy Perry, Rod Stewart and Neil Young are among those to have criticised Donald Trump for the US President's tweet in response to the wildfires currently affecting California. With many blaming the fires, which have currently claimed at least 11 lives, on climate change, Trump tweeted to say that there was "no reason" for the fires other than "forest mismanagement". He...

Neil Young confirms his marriage to Daryl Hannah in a message released with new ‘Ohio’ video

Neil Young has confirmed that he and Daryl Hannah are married in a message released with a new live video for his Crosby, Stills and Nash classic, 'Ohio'. In the message, Young confirms the marriage by referring to his "wife Daryl" whilst also encouraging his fans to vote in the upcoming US midterms. Young says: "Give us common sense gun laws...

Neil Young announces live acoustic album – featuring a previously unreleased track

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Neil Young has announced a new live acoustic album called 'Songs For Judy'. Comprised of recordings from Young’s November 1976 solo acoustic tour, the album also features the previously unreleased track, 'No One Seems to Know'. Young has regularly played the song live but has never included it on a physical release. The version on 'Songs For Judy' was recorded in...

Watch Beck and Jenny Lewis cover Neil Young’s ‘Harvest Moon’

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Beck and Jenny Lewis covered Neil Young's iconic hit 'Harvest Moon' last night (September 25) at the Red Rocks Amphitheater in Denver, Colorado. Lewis has been opening up for Beck during this tour, which promotes his 2017 album 'Colors'. Speaking of the LP, NME described it as "Beck’s most mainstream-palatable record thus far", adding that is is "by far Beck’s...

Neil Young and Daryl Hannah have reportedly married in secret

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Rock legend Neil Young and actor Daryl Hannah have married over the weekend, according to reports. Blues guitarist Mark Miller revealed the news via a Facebook post, saying: "Congratulations to Daryl Hannah and Neil Young on their wedding today. may they have a long and happy relationship." https://www.facebook.com/mark.miller.3194/posts/2099032840130224?__tn__=-R The following day Hannah, an acclaimed actor known for roles in films like Blade Runner,...

Watch Neil Young reunite with Crazy Horse for the first time since 2014

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Neil Young and Crazy Horse have reunited for their first show since 2014. Last night (May 1), the band gathered at Fresno, California’s Warnors Theatre for a completely unrehearsed gig. It was the first of a three-night stint Young said “will be the beginning of another beautiful chapter” in the band’s nearly 50 year history. Watch the videos of the performance...

Neil Young’s new ‘Peace Trail’ video features clips from his film ‘Paradox’

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Neil Young has released a new video for his 2016 track 'Peace Trails'. It's directed by Paradox director Daryl Hannah and sees Young and Promise of the Real perform the track under a tent as characters from the film drift in and out of frame. Daryl Hannah’s feature directional debut – described as “a free-spirited tale of music and love” –...

Neil Young says farewell tours are ‘bullsh*t’

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Neil Young has called out bands who embark on farewell tours, calling the shows "bullshit." Elton John, Ozzy Osbourne, Paul Simon and Soft Cell are just some of the acts who recently announced their own farewell tours. When asked about these kind of tours, Young told Rolling Stone, "I'm going out with Cher. Cher and I are doing a retirement tour....

Neil Young on NRA spokesperson’s hatred of his music: “Why doesn’t she just shoot me?”

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Neil Young has responded to NRA spokesperson Dana Loesch's criticism of his music, quipping: “Why doesn’t she just shoot me?” Loesch's Twitter often finds her espousing her hatred of certain musical acts, with everyone from Fleet Foxes, to System Of A Down and Crazy Town coming in her crosshairs. But Young's music has been a frequent target, with Loesch once comparing...

Neil Young stars in first trailer for new Netflix Original ‘Paradox’

Neil Young stars in new Netflix Original series 'Paradox'
Neil Young stars in the first trailer for new Netflix Original 'Paradox'. Watch the trailer on NME first below. Dubbed as a 'loud poem', the new show comes directed by 'Kill Bill' star Daryl Hannah, 'Paradox' features new music from Neil Young + Promise of the Real - and stars Young alongside Young with Lukas Nelson, Micah Nelson, Willie Nelson,...