Perhaps surprisingly, Pegi Young, who leads her own band, the Survivors, will also perform.
Only a month after filing for divorce, Neil Young has been seen out with a woman who no one would have expected him to date (maybe).
Despite concerns to the contrary, the Bridge School Benefit Concert is scheduled to go on as planned this year.
In a new song called “Who’s Gonna Stand Up?” Young, backed by a rock band (most likely Crazy Horse) asks, “Who’s gonna stand up and save the earth? Who’s gonna take on the big machine?” Backed up by a extra vocalists, he answers: “This all starts with you and me!”
From “Trans” to “Americana,” Neil’s done some crazy albums, and nearly all of them have had some hidden treasures.
Pegi Young co-founded the Bridge School with Neil in 1986, inspired when their son, Ben, had trouble finding a school after being born with cerebral palsy.
Neil Young has filed for divorce from his wife Pegi after 36 years of marriage. Pegi helped Neil found the Bridge School and was the inspiration for “Unknown Legend” and many other famous love songs.
The new investment campaign has already earned $1.4 million of the $2.5 million target.
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“There was such an incredible amount going on in society at the time: Vietnam coming to an end, Watergate with Richard Nixon getting found out. It was a tough time and I think the band, as human beings, were responding to what was going on it our world.”