Neil Young and Crazy Horse bassist Billy Talbot recently suffered a minor stroke. Longtime Young collaborator Rick Rosas will be filling in on the band's upcoming European tour. We wish Talbot a speedy recovery.
Arcade Fire is the latest act to be announced as part of the British Summer Time shows in London's Hyde Park. The band will be supported by Jake Bugg, Wild Beasts, Future Islands and Band Of Skulls. Other shows in this series include Black Sabbath with Soundgarden, Motörhead and Faith No More, The Libertines with The Pogues, Spiritualized, Graham Coxon and Neil Young with The National, Tom Odell and Lucy Rose. more details can be found here.
Neil Young will release Live At The Cellar Door on December 10th on Reprise Records. The latest in his Archives Performance Series collects recordings from Young's intimate six-show solo stand at The Cellar Door in Washington D.C. in 1970. Details can be found in the replies.
Neil Young has revealed the schedule for his forthcoming headlining tour, on which the rock artist will be supporting his upcoming release, Chrome Dreams II. The album is expected to hit shelves on October 2nd via Reprise Records.
You can watch some footage of Neil Young performing "Old Man" from a 1971 show at Massey Hall here: Windows Media and Quicktime. Reprise Records recently released his Live at Massey Hall album on March 13th.