Pegi Young, the former wife of Neil Young, musician and founder of the Bridge School, has died at age 66 after battling cancer for a year. Pegi is the mother of Neil’s children Ben and Amber and step-mother to Zeke. Her music career began by accident when she toured as a backing singer for Neil’s … Continue reading Neil Young’s ex wife Pegi Young passes away at 66 years of age
The last couple of times I’ve seen Neil live, it’s become apparent to me that certain elements of the seniors crowd get a bit miffed that he doesn’t play more of the hits. Make no mistake. If you go to see Neil live expecting to hear Harvest top to bottom – you would be sadly … Continue reading Rockbrat Live Review: NEIL YOUNG & CRAZY HORSE, SYDNEY ENTERTAINMENT CENTRE 10 MARCH, 2013
Tell you what, you could blow some serious money at the moment on the live rock circuit here in Australia. I cannot recall a time when there are so many bands announcing tours - a far cry from those days in the mid-8o's when we had only the likes of Purple, or Queen, or Dio … Continue reading Rockbrat Wonders: Is This The Busiest Year for International Rock Australia Has Seen ?
Who doesn't dig Neil Young ? If you don't, it must be a lonely place in that cave. Young's 1982 album Trans features art which is deservedly in the Rockbrat Classic Art Collection. It's tops. Done by Barry Jackson, it kinda represents what Young is all about - and that image of the hitch hiker … Continue reading Classic Album Art From The Rockbrat Collection: Neil Young – Trans