Neil Young

Neil Young Brings High-Res Music Player To The Masses

AFP | Posted 01.07.2015 | Canada Music

Rock star Neil Young announced Tuesday his high-resolution music player Pono to the general public after delivering some 20,000 devices to Kickstarter...

How Almost Dying Changed Daniel Lanois' Life

The Huffington Post Canada | Jason MacNeil | Posted 11.15.2014 | Canada Music

Legendary Canadian producer Daniel Lanois has always had a solo career between making Album of the Year Grammy winners like U2's "The Joshua Tree" and...

25 Things You (Probably) Didn't Know About Neil Young

The Huffington Post Canada | Brian Gasparek | Posted 11.13.2014 | Canada Music

This week marks the birthday of one of Canada's greatest Canadian musicians. Yep, our grizzly, hat-wearing, mutton-chopped, guitar-slinging rock god N...

Neil Young Says Pipelines Are 'Scabs On Our Lives'

CP | Camille Bains, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.09.2015 | Canada Music

VANCOUVER - Music icon Neil Young says Canadians need to stand up for clean air, land and water by taking on big oil companies because issues involvin...

Neil Young Blasts Obama Over Fracking, Suggests Impeachment

The Huffington Post Canada | Jason MacNeil | Posted 10.16.2014 | Canada Music

Neil Young touched on several topics yesterday during a 75-minute interview with Howard Stern that was highlighted by Young harshly criticizing Presid...

Fort McMurray Strikes Back at Hollywood

Tim Moen | Posted 11.22.2014 | Canada Alberta
Tim Moen

My team and I will go down to L.A. and make a movie about our campaign to put a stop to the movie industry which is destroying so many lives. We will be armed with pomposity, judgement, condescension and constant looks of horror on our faces. We will also be armed with important environmental technology that I invented, such as a smart car of dog sleds (my lap dog attached to a child sled) and a carbon capture mask for joggers so that they don't have to contribute to global warming with their excess carbon emissions.

New Couple Alert?

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 09.13.2014 | Canada Music

Canadian rocker Neil Young and actress Daryl Hannah are the subject of dating rumours after they were seen cozying up in Westlake, Calif. on Tuesday. ...

Singers Who Got Bigger And Better Without Their Old Bands

HuffPost Canada Music | Brian Gasparek | Posted 09.03.2014 | Canada Music

Solo projects are a dime a dozen in music. When an artist spends a lot of time writing and touring with their popular band, they often feel like they ...

What We Know About The Neil Young, Pegi Young Divorce

HuffPost Canada Music | Jason MacNeil | Posted 08.28.2014 | Canada Music

News of Neil Young and his wife Pegi divorcing after 36 years of marriage shocked many this week. No official reason or explanation was given in docum...


The Huffington Post Canada | Zi-Ann Lum | Posted 08.27.2014 | Canada Music

Canadian singer-songwriter Neil Young is calling it quits with his wife of 36 years. San Mateo court documents show paperwork for dissolution of ma...

The Blue Dot Tour: It's About All of Us

David Suzuki | Posted 09.29.2014 | Canada Impact
David Suzuki

How can anyone who has even seen a photo of the Earth treat our small blue home with disdain and carelessness? How can anyone fail to recognize how precious and finite the resources, especially water, are -- and that we must share and care for what we have?

Neil Young, Feist Joining David Suzuki's 'Last' Tour

The Huffington Post Canada | Jason MacNeil | Posted 07.24.2014 | Canada Music

Neil Young, Feist, Blue Rodeo's Jim Cuddy and Greg Keelor and members of Metric are just some of the acts confirmed to appear on The Blue Dot Tour, th...

Neil Young's Israel Concert Cancelled Over Safety Concerns

The Huffington Post Canada | Jason MacNeil | Posted 07.14.2014 | Canada Music

Neil Young has seen his concert in Israel slated for later this week cancelled due to the ongoing conflict in northern Gaza. CBS News (citing a Reuter...

'Neil Young' Sings 'Fancy' With Crosby, Stills And Nash

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 07.08.2014 | Canada Music

Jimmy Fallon, the reigning king of late night, owes his crown to musical comedy. From his History of Rap bits with Justin Timberlake to "Slow Jamm...

LOOK: Neil Young's Twitter Account Is Hacked, And It's NSFW

The Huffington Post Canada Music | Jason MacNeil | Posted 06.07.2014 | Canada Music

Early Friday morning Neil Young announced the dates for his annual Bridge School Benefit concerts in October, but in the evening some strange tweets s...

Stream Neil Young's New Album 'A Letter Home' Here

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 11.03.2014 | Canada Music

Lately, Neil Young has been garnering press for his fight against the Alberta oil sands and Keystone pipeline, not to mention his quixotic high-fideli...

Neil Young Warns There Will Be 'Hell To Pay' At Anti-Keystone Protest

HuffPost Canada Music | Jason MacNeil | Posted 04.28.2014 | Canada Music

After making controversial comments last year in Washington, D.C. where he compared Fort McMurray to Hiroshima, Neil Young was in the U.S. capital aga...

Cool Rock Star Cars, Yachts, Planes, Trains And Unledded Zeppelins

HuffPost Canada Music | Jason MacNeil | Posted 03.28.2014 | Canada Music

Iron Maiden singer Bruce Dickinson has literally flown his group around the world as a licensed pilot. But now the singer is branching out by investin...

Why Neil Young Used 200,000 Of His LPs To 'Make A Barn Roof'

HuffPost Canada Music | Jason MacNeil | Posted 03.19.2014 | Canada Music

Neil Young has done a lot with his albums over the course of his career. But perhaps one of the most creative uses Young revealed for his albums was l...

Joshua Ostroff

Daryl Hannah: 'Harper Has Changed National Character of Canada' | Joshua Ostroff | Posted 03.14.2014 | Canada Politics

Daryl Hannah hasn't made much of a splash in film lately, focusing her efforts instead on environmental activism, specifically in fighting the Keyston...

Pete Seeger: "From Way Up Here the Earth Looks Very Small"

David Suzuki | Posted 04.07.2014 | Canada
David Suzuki

Pete Seeger, who died January 27 at the age of 94, inspired generations of political and environmental activists with songs. Like me, he was inspired by Rachel Carson's 1962 book Silent Spring to become a strong defender of the environment as well as human rights.

Hazardous Air Pollutants Are Much Closer Than You Think

University of Toronto News | Posted 04.06.2014 | Canada
University of Toronto News

A new comprehensive modelling assessment of contamination in the Athabasca Oil Sands Region indicates that officially reported emissions of certain hi...

WATCH: Chretien Hints Neil Young Should Stick To Music, Says 'Oil Is Oil'

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 03.31.2014 | Canada Politics

Jean Chretien apparently thinks Neil Young should stick to music. The former prime minister recently sat down with George Stroumboulopoulos and, in...

14 Things We Learned From Neil Young's Anti-Oilsands Tour

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 01.24.2014 | Canada Alberta

Neil Young's Honour the Treaties tour has come to an end but not before it sparked some soul searching, and a lot of praise and rage. Those who dep...

Harper-Linked Group Launches Neil Young Attack Site

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Business

A controversial pro-oil pressure group has launched an attack site against Neil Young following the rocker’s recent tour criticizing the oilsands. ...