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Neil Young turns 75! CKUA Celebrates on November 12!


November 12 marks Neil Young’s 75th birthday and we’re throwing him a party!

Tune in as CKUA celebrates the Canadian musical icon, Neil Young, Thursday, November 12, from 6 AM to 6 PM!

Expect a playlist chock-full of originals, covers by artists he’s inspired, and other tracks with a Neil connection.

Join Grant Stovel, along with Vish Khanna, Amy van Keeken, and Lisa Wilton, as we explore Neil’s music, collaborations, and wide-reaching influence.

We’ll also reflect on his six-plus decade career through conversations with musicians, music journalists, and other Neil Young fans.


Happy to finally share our conversation guest list for our celebration of Neil Young’s 75th birthday, Great artists with interesting Neil stories. Check it out:
6-9AM | Alberta Morning with Grant Stovel
Marek Tyler of nêhiyawak
Yolanda Sargeant of Sargeant X Comrade
Chad Vangaalen
Luke Doucet of Whitehorse

9-Noon | Mid-Morning Mojo with Vish Khann
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Jason Schneider – author of ‘Whispering Pines’
Jim Jarmusch – filmmaker/Neil collaborator (‘Dead Man,’ ‘Year of the Horse’)
Lee Ranaldo of Sonic Youth
Clayton Linthicum of Kacy & Clayton

Noon-3PM | Thoroughfare with Amy van Keeken (covering Neil’s work between 1989-1963)
 Roy Forbes
Tanyss Nixi
Jason Schneider (from before, this time on Neil’s career 1989-1963)
3-6PM | Traffic Jams with Lisa Wilton
 Travis Good of The Sadies
Ann Vriend


It’s All Neil, All Day – CKUA Celebrates Neil Young’s 75th Birthday, Thursday, November 12!

Neil Young Rockin’ In The Free World; SNL [September 30, 1989] from Chris Delacruz on Vimeo.