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Neil Young turns 75! CKUA Celebrates on November 12!

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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.

UPDATE:

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