Neil Young

Neil Young: 'F**k You, Donald Trump'

The Huffington Post Canada | Mohamed Omar | Posted 06.13.2016 | Canada Politics

Simple message, really.

Campaign Songs Donald Trump Should Consider Using

David Martin | Posted 04.14.2017 | Canada Living
David Martin

It's a bit surprising that the Trump campaign would run afoul of copyright provisions like it has when there are apparently dozens of songs that the rights holders would be more than happy to grant Donald permission to use. Here are just a few examples.

The Canadian Invasion: CanCon Conquered The Music World In 2015

Joshua Ostroff | Posted 12.17.2016 | Canada
Joshua Ostroff

A long time ago, in a Canadian music industry far, far away, the federal government had to step in with CanCon quotas to save our singers and musicians from being buried by radio hits from our southern neighbours. Now I wouldn't be surprised if the U.S. built a Trump wall to keep our artists out.

Neil Young Says 'Canada Is Back,' Praises Notley On Carbon Tax

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.23.2016 | Canada Alberta

Young also wished Justin Trudeau and his government all the best.

Neil Young Calls Canada's Leadership 'Backwards'

The Huffington Post Canada | Jessica Chin | Posted 10.16.2015 | Canada Politics

"It’s tragic.”

The Copyright Issue of Using Music in Election Campaigns

J. Aidan O'Neill | Posted 09.29.2016 | Canada Business
J. Aidan O'Neill

There is a distinction between two kinds of rights held by copyright owners: economic rights and moral rights. Any Canadian politicians seeking to use a musical work at a public event should be aware of the legal issues that may arise when a work is directly linked with a political party or message.

LOOK: Neil Young's Hawaii Estate Hits Market at $24.5 Million

The Huffington Post Canada | William Alcopra | Posted 08.12.2015 | Canada Business

Keep on rockin' in the free world, Neil Young urges us — but rockin' at his fabulous Hawaiian estate certainly doesn't come for free. The legenda...

Long May He Run.. From Music Streaming Services

The Huffington Post Canada | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 07.15.2015 | Canada Business

"I don't feel right allowing this to be sold to my fans. It's bad for my music."

Neil Young Postpones Anti-Oilsands Show

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.16.2016 | Canada Alberta

No new date for the concert has been set.

Young Back On Stage To Fight Oilsands Development

The Huffington Post Alberta | Michelle Butterfield | Posted 04.28.2015 | Canada Alberta

Neil Young is once again holding a benefit concert for the Athabasca Chipewyan First Nation (ACFN.) The concert, set for July 3 at Rexall Place in...

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 01.13.2017 | 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...