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Friday, July 23, 2010

Lanois to Premiere new Neil Young Songs October 2

Producer Daniel Lanois will premiere new Neil Young songs on October 2 in Toronto.

From Toronto Star:
"At the strike of midnight [Oct. 2] , we will premiere four tracks from the Neil Young record, visually and sonically," Lanois said in a telephone interview this week.

"Lucky for us, we've been filming him as well as recording him. So the performances on the record are captured on film, and we will premiere that on the night of Nuit Blanche."

More on Producer Daniel Lanois Discusses New Neil Young Album.


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At 7/24/2010 02:08:00 PM, Blogger andrea1bianco said...

I've read somewhere that the 4 songs are Rumblin', Sign Of Love, The Hitchhiker, Walk With Me.So this excellent tour is the real preview for the lucky attendants. I'm really curious as Lanois has recorded the Neil voice and has captured the guitar sound.

Andrea."So Tired"

 
At 7/24/2010 03:28:00 PM, Blogger Matthew Lintzenich said...

I'm just wonderin' if any of the great unveiling will be rumblin' its way onto the Internet.

I really want to hear them all produced and whatnot. If it's anything near the standard that Silver and Gold (among my faves!) set, IMO, I'll be lovin' it.

 
At 7/24/2010 05:57:00 PM, Anonymous ShittyHorse said...

Awesome, can’t wait. I hope there are more tunes than what has been played at the live shows. Judging by the material and the context- (first real solo record, new producer, inspired by the great loss of LA Johnson) I feel this record will be really something special. Neil has been in the zone lately. I think these are his best tunes in a while: they definitely have the spook and they stand as proof that while the Horse and Briggs were part of the nucleus that created some of the best music ever (and Briggs will always be missed), Neil can still reach THE SOURCE on his own and bring back a mysterious chronicle of his trip there, worthy of his great name, and which can still touch us at our most primitive center and causes a warming in our chest and causes goose chills up the neck and down the arms. Neil, simply put, is THE MAN! A true sorcerer. Who comes remotely close? Dylan, who wrote and still writes the greatest poetic and political songs of our time, lacks the ability lately to reach the nerve and hit you where it truly counts (and I LOVE Dylan, believe me). I can’t stop listening to and thinking about Peaceful valley and Love and War- WHAT GREAT SONGS. For anyone who’s doubted Neil lately, listen to these and then try to tell me Neil has lost his way and has been less than inspired lately. THE MAN CAN WRITE A MELODY. This stuff is inspired and inspiring. The man writes what comes to him and had always stayed true to himself. We're just blessed that we can listen and follow his twisted road. May it never end!
Thank you Neil!

P.S.I never seem to tire of praising the man.

 
At 7/25/2010 09:27:00 AM, Anonymous Robert Ford said...

Why is it taking so long to come out? Neil normally records live and puts the record out soon. Especially with no band to mix in. Neil has been recording since May, according to Crosby. Reprise must have a marketing campaign scheduled, or Neil will shelve this. Just my opinion based on Neil's previous history, which does not mean very much.
- Robert Ford

 
At 7/29/2010 01:41:00 PM, Anonymous Anonymous said...

For sure this project won't be shelved. It's obvious Neil is giving this song cycle his full attention in everything detail. I am no Canadian so maybe someone can shed some light onthe meaning of 'Nuit blanche' ( white night), I am certain it is meaningfull for all Canadians.
It seems that mr. Lanois has touched some heartstrings on Neil. From the moment I heard AND saw the new songs on Youtube I noticed Neil used a different acoustic guitar, a smalllbodied Guild. I had a hunch who could be responsible for this. Tonight I googled on 'Lanois' and 'guild guitar'. To me it seems like the first time a producer of Neil has led him to change his trademark acoustic sound. This I found:

http://www.neuhouse.com/acadie/digests/dlno151.html

On the acoustic side of things Lanois' main Guitar was (still is?) a small bodied Guild M-20 from the 1960's This was the smallest and most basic guitar in the Guild acoustic line. Essentially their "Student" model with mahogany back, sides and top all finished in a dark brown mahogany stain. This guitar has a very small body roughly the size of a Martin "0" or "00". The smaller body size tends to record very well - "Balanced" and not as "Boomy" as a larger guitar.

Peter Dees
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At 8/31/2010 12:14:00 AM, Blogger Sandy said...

Here's the info on Nuit Blanche, and Daniel Lanois' exhibit:
A free all-night contemporary art event. October 2, 2010, 6:57pm to sunrise.

Toronto's annual sunset to sunrise celebration of contemporary art returns to mark a five-year milestone.D iscover art in galleries, museums and unexpected places. From building façades and city parks to alleyways and heritage buildings, choose from more than 130 destinations.

Some works encourage an intimate, evocative encounter with the art, while others will wow you with large-scale interactive spectacle.

Independent Projects: Toronto artists, cultural and educational institutions, museums, galleries, and neighbourhoods open their doors all night long for this one evening. Admission is free and many Independent Projects are unique collaborations that offer one-of-a-kind experiences

Toronto City Hall, Nathan Phillips Square
100 Queen Street West
View Location

Later That Night At The Drive-In, 2010

Daniel Lanois - Los Angeles, USA / Toronto, Canada

Multimedia Installation

Nathan Phillips Square is transformed into an oasis of sound and vision. Daniel Lanois prepares, produces and performs the soundtrack to a multi-channel, multi-screen media experience, nestled comfortably into the centre of the night. Working with a field of sound-projectors, original scored videowork by contributing artists, and performances by special guest artists, the space is designed to expand collective experience, opening up multiple perceptions and realities. Introducing diverse elements in sound, music, light, film and video, the atmosphere is guided from a central studio location, a hub of creation that reflects into a sea of possibilities

http://www.scotiabanknuitblanche.ca/exhibition.aspx?zone=B&rowID=0&cur=Anthony%20Kiendl

 

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