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Neil Young & Crazy Horse, The Plenary, Melbourne, 2013, Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo

Neil Young Says The Labels Killed Pono

by Roger Wink, VVN Music

It amazingly took over a year for Neil Young to finally come out and say why his Pono player failed in the marketplace.

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R.I.P. Pono, Neil Young Kills Off His Digital Player

by Roger Wink, VVN Music

Everyone who shelled out big bucks for Neil Young’s high-resolution Pono audio player appears to have a new Toblerone-shaped paper weight.

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Neil Young & Crazy Horse, The Plenary, Melbourne, Australia, Noise11,Ros O'Gorman, Photo

Neil Young Pono Taken Off Line

by Roger Wink, VVN Music

The status of Neil Young’s great high-end sound experiment, Pono, appears to be in questions as the site goes to “under construction” and his music goes back into the wild.

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Sony Take On Neil Young Pono With Reinvented Walkman

by Paul Cashmere

The Sony Walkman is back and ready to shake up Neil Young’s entry into the audio device with its Hi-Res Audio sound.

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Neil Young Pono Goes On Sale For $399 But So What?

by Paul Cashmere

Neil Young’s high-quality digital music player Pono has gone on sale but with a $399 price tag, lack of storage and high-cost digital files, it will struggle.

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Neil Young & Crazy Horse, The Plenary, Melbourne, 2013, Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo

Neil Young Withdraws Record Store Day Release

by Paul Cashmere

Neil Young’s vinyl box set planned for release for Record Store Day has been delayed.

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Neil Young Pono Passes $2million In Kickstarter Funding

by Paul Cashmere

Neil Young targeted $800,000 in funding from Kickstarter for his Pono digital music player. It has now passed $2 million in just 24 hours.

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Neil Young & Crazy Horse, The Plenary, Melbourne, 2013, Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo

Neil Young Blows Pono Launch After Embarrassing CEO Gaff

by Paul Cashmere

Neil Young’s investor pitch SXSW presentation came to an embarrassing halt when CEO John Hamm failed to answer a simple question … “what’s your cut?”.

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Neil Young Addresses SXSW and Launches Pono

by Paul Cashmere

Neil Young says venture-capital companies didn’t get his new music device Pono because they couldn’t “own it” so he has taken it to the people.

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Neil Young at SXSW. Photo by Ros O'Gorman

Neil Young To Unveil Pono At SXSW

by Roger Wink, VVN Music

Neil Young will unveil his PonoPlayer on Tuesday at SXSW in Austin, TX but, if you want one, you’ll have to go through Kickstarter.

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Neil Young & Crazy Horse, The Plenary, Melbourne, Australia, Noise11,Ros O'Gorman, Photo

Neil Young To Launch Music Player At SXSW, Announces New Album

by Paul Cashmere

Neil Young will launch his new music player PONO at the SXSW music conference in Austin, Texas in March.

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Neil Young & Crazy Horse, The Plenary, Melbourne, Australia, Noise11,Ros O'Gorman, Photo

Neil Young PONO Goes Head To Head With Sony

by Roger Wink, VVN Music

Beta vs. VHS. Blu-Ray vs. HD-DVD. The electronics industry has a long history of issuing competing products that battle it out for market supremacy.

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Neil Young. image by Ros O'Gorman

Neil Young To Launch Pono Streaming Service

by Paul Cashmere

Music legend Neil Young has thrown a new player into the streaming music revolution. He is about to launch Pono.

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Neil Young gave his old band Crazy Horse a three-night workout in Fresno, California this week.

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Neil Young Releases ‘Indian Giver’ For Native American Protesters

Neil Young has released a video for the song Indian Giver in support of the Native American and Canadian protesters who are opposing oil pipelines on their lands.

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Neil Young and Crazy Horse Interview From Noise11.com Archives

Don’t call Neil Young The Godfather of Grunge to his face. He’d be happy to give the title away. "How much to do want for it. I can’t be held responsible for what other people call me. It’s totally up to them. Being Don Grungio has not been easy for me, it’s a temporary situation".

May 5, 2016
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Frank ‘Poncho’ Sampedro Interview From Noise11.com Archives

Sometime in the 90's Neil Young was christened the Godfather of Grunge but the title really belonged to his band Crazy Horse.

April 25, 2016
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Sweden’s Truckfighters Begin Australian Tour This Week

Swedish metal band Truckfighters will kick off their Australian tour in Brisbane this week.

January 13, 2015
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Neil Young To Release 35th Album Storeytone

Neil Young will release another album in November, this second for 2014. The album is titled ‘Storeytone’.

September 26, 2014
Neil Young & Crazy Horse, The Plenary, Melbourne, Australia, Noise11, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Neil Young Slips Another Rarity Into The Setlist

Neil Young has been performing another unreleased rarity on his current European tour.

July 27, 2014