It took two weeks but Neil Young finally expunged the vast majority of his catalog from streaming services. On July 15th, the rocker issued a pair of Facebook posts deriding the audio quality of streaming services and alerting fans that he’d pull all of his albums from Apple Music, Spotify and the like. “It’s about sound quality. I don’t need my music to be devalued by the worst quality in the history of broadcasting or any other form of distribution,” Young wrote.
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Ten months into his first tour in 13 years, Garth Brooks is giving his concerts a facelift. Garth Brooks Talks Touring and Uncertain ‘Machine’ Future When he returns to the road in Dallas September 17th, the country icon will reveal a revamped stage set-up for his shows with wife Trisha Yearwood. “We have taken a lot of looks at what’s working, got rid of the things that weren’t, and we’re coming out with a brand new look,” Brooks tells Dallas country station 102.3 Blake FM . “We’re going to redesign that whole video world
Keith Richards: Under the Influence , a new documentary about the Rolling Stones guitarist , will premiere via Netflix on September 18th. Filmmaker Morgan Neville, who recently won a “Best Documentary” Oscar for a documentary about backup singers called 20 Feet From Stardom and who directed Richards’ recent “Trouble” music video , directed the film. Keith Richards Holds New York Listening Session for New LP Producers are promising an “unprecedented look” at Richards’ influences, songwriting process and guitar playing in the documentary.
Farm Aid is coming to Chicago. The annual event, which is celebrating its 30th anniversary, will be held on September 19th at FirstMerit Bank Pavilion at Northerly Island near downtown Chicago. In addition to board members Willie Nelson, Neil Young, John Mellencamp and Dave Matthews, the show will feature Jack Johnson, Imagine Dragons, Kacey Musgraves, Old Crow Medicine Show, Mavis Staples, Holly Williams, Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real, Insects vs. Robots and Blackwood Quartet. Farm Aid 2014’s 10 Best Musical Moments “We organized the first Farm Aid concert in Illinois in 1985 to respond to the people suffering during the Farm Crisis,” Farm Aid President and Founder Willie Nelson said in a statement