Neil Young is no rookie when it comes to the rock and folk music scene. This legendary performer has been rocking venues for four decades. After forming the group Buffalo Springfield and working with music greats like Crosby, Stills and Nash, this artist went solo – where he has been for the duration of his career.
Starting April 15th in Durham, North Carolina, Neil Young will be touring through the east coast and mid-west, with his tour finale in Chicago on May 6th. While only 15 days, the tour will visit 10 cities (Durham, Richmond, Boston, Providence, New York, Baltimore, Philadelphia, Cincinnati, Detroit, and Chicago) to promote his 2010 album, Le Noise, whose song “Angry World” already garnered Young a 2011 Grammy for Best Rock Song.
Discount Neil Young tickets holders discover his sweet tenor voice articulate complex themes like love and war flawlessly, and his talent keeps many fans traveling across the country to see him time and time again.
Young Musical Inklings
Neil Young is a Canadian musician who was born November 12, 1945 in Toronto. By the age of 10, Young was drawn to a wide range of musical genres and particularly idolized Elvis Presley during this time. In junior high school, Young formed his first band dubbed The Jades. In high school, he formed another, more stable band known as The Squires with Ken Koblun, Jeff Wuckert and Bill Edmondson.
Young eventually dropped out of high school to get more serious about his music. During the course of his early years, he was introduced to influential people in the industry like Stephen Stills and Joni Mitchell.
A Solo Road
Young worked with Stills, Richie Furay and Dewey Martin to form Buffalo Springfield in 1966, and when that group disbanded, he went on to record his first solo album, and discount Neil Young tickets began selling.
Young eventually reunited with Stills to create Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young, but then ventured out on his own once again when he and Stills began clashing over control of the band.
Young’s career has had its share of ups and downs, but he came back with a vengeance in the 1990′s, establishing himself as a musical icon that many still purchase cheap Neil Young tickets to see today.
Young’s concerts are all about the music, although the artist manages to plug a few political statements into some of his performances as well. The combination of acoustic and electric guitars, piano and even a pipe organ leave audiences with little doubt that this seasoned musician is still master of his domain. Discount Neil Young tickets open the door to a night of music audiences will not soon forget. Make sure you snag your cheap Neil Young tickets for his short spring tour!