Neil Young sure knows a thing or two about crowd funding. His Pono Kickstarter not only reached its goal of $800,000 in its first day, but the pledges rose upwards of $6.2 million. Today (April 15), […]
“Music has been very dormant for a long time.”
Neil Young introduced his new Pono digital music service and audio player while at SXSW. Get details on the new player.
The book will include Young’s artwork as well.
Willie Nelson, Dave Matthews and Tom Morello also paid tribute to the legend.
‘A Letter Home’ is “an unheard collection of rediscovered songs from the past recorded on ancient electro mechanical technology captures and unleashes the essence of something that could have been gone forever,” Young’s website states.
Plus, the bass player speculates on the future with Neil Young.
“I’m kind of a producer, partially, an engineer, I’m not really good at either one. It’s hurt my records in the past. We’re performance-oriented: technical things don’t matter that much”
According to one blog, the duo have already recorded covers of a few folk classics.
Bruce Springsteen and Neil Young’s contributions to the soundtrack were important to the film… and to the marketing of the film.