Neil Young News Round-Up: Concert Special, New Track For Netflix Film
Neil Young will be performing a one-off streaming special concert at a yet to be determined venue on December 1, the same day is new album The Visitor is released.
Somewhere In Canada will be directed by actress Daryl Hannah, Young’s girlfriend, and will be streamed live via Facebook and CTV.ca. Young is reportedly holding several venues around the country with a capacity of less than 200.
Young recorded The Visitor with Promise of the Real, which features Willie Nelson‘s son, which has been backing him since 2015. On the same day young will also release the Neil Young Archives online, featuring all of his music, films and more in his new Xstream by NYA service.
…In other Young news, he’s teamed with the rapper DRAM on a song called “Campfire” for the new Netflix movie Bright, which stars Will Smith and Joel Edgerton and premieres on December 22.
Gary Graff is an award-winning music journalist who not only covers music but has written books on Bob Seger, Neil Young and Bruce Springsteen.