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Monday, August 24, 2009

UPDATE: No Free Neil Young Concert in Toronto

Regarding the earlier news from Toronto Star that we blogged on last week about a free Neil Young concert in Toronto, "this will not happen" according to a well informed source.

As we wrote at the time very sceptically: We report. You decide.

And MSM wonders why its dying.

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At 8/25/2009 08:12:00 AM, Anonymous Anonymous said...

Why don't you tell us what is actually happening, instead of what's not happening?

As far as I know, it's a free screening of the Neil Young Trunk Show with live appearances from neil young and jonathon demme.

At 8/25/2009 08:57:00 AM, Blogger Thrasher said...

We've reported on Trunk show multiple times already.

Follow links for details.

At 8/25/2009 03:48:00 PM, Anonymous Anonymous said...

Neil does what he feels like doing. I'm from TO and it would be nice if he did a couple of tunes by himself w/ a guitar. It was never mentioned as a free concert. What I initially understood was that he might w/ or w/ out Joan Biaz would tag there guitars along and strum a couple of songs prior to thr screening. Even if he doesn't sing it's still an event that I would not miss.
Think of the logistics if they did call it a free concert, it would be better held at City Hall around the corner!!!!!
Anything can happen?

At 8/25/2009 06:01:00 PM, Anonymous Anonymous said...

Ya, but you havent
posted this.

A free screening of the Neil Young Trunk Show at dundas square september 14th at 8:00 with live appearances from neil young and jonathon demme.

At 8/26/2009 02:16:00 PM, Blogger Sandy said...

This pasted from the Toronto Film Fest web site: "Monday, Sept. 14
9:00PM - TIFF Live In Concert Film Series: North American Premiere - The Neil Young Trunk Show ft. Neil Young with host Jonathan Demme"

At 8/26/2009 05:17:00 PM, Blogger Thrasher said...

Thanks Sandy!

At 8/26/2009 07:10:00 PM, Anonymous Anonymous said...

who really believed this in the first place? it's like that chick on the rust list who insisted that neil played at the woodstock celebration a few weeks's NOT LIKE NEIL. he doesn't do these things. when's the last time he played a "few songs" at a film screening...oh yeah, right, NEVER.


At 8/28/2009 09:45:00 AM, Anonymous Anonymous said...

never is an absolute and only Ah*les deals in them.

Oh yeah right Neil is predictable.

Anyway he is going to be there live or is it his body double, should still be a party, I'll be there.

the glass is half full


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