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Neil Young postpones tour plans in a bid to focus on 15 new film projects


Neil Young has announced his intentions to postpone his 2019 tour dates in a bid to focus on his numerous different film projects.

Young, who had planned to tour his new album Colorado with his Crazy Horse band, is having difficulties managing his priorities as a growing amount of creative projects begin to build up.

While creating Colorado, Young has been putting the groundwork on completing an incredible amount of film projects and, as he plans to head back in to the editing suite, Young has set himself the challenge of comparing and incredibly 15 unfinished film projects.

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Taking to his official website to announce the news, Young wrote: “Thanks for coming to our 2019 shows, but will be in an editing suite for rest of the year,” in the statement on his website. “We plan to be back for 2020.”

Young also listed the series of films he is currently working on:

  • A Rusted out Garage‘ [Crazy Horse’s 1987 tour]
  • Greendale Live’ [Crazy Horse’s 2002-03 tour]
  • Alchemy‘ [Crazy Horse’s 2012-14 tour]
  • Catalyst
  • Tokyo Budokan 76‘ [A 1976 show in Japan with Crazy Horse]
  • London Odeon Hammersmith 76‘ [A 1976 show in London with Crazy Horse]
  • Solo Trans‘ [Young’s one-man show supporting ‘Trans’ in 1983]
  • Stray Gators Harvest Sessions‘ [The 1971 recording sessions for ‘Harvest’]
  • Greendale Live at Vicar Street‘ [A March 2003 stop of the solo ‘Greendale’ tour]
  • The Boarding House‘ [A 1978 solo acoustic stand at the Boarding House club in San Francisco]
  • Silver and Gold‘ [A 1999 solo acoustic tour]
  • ‘Stratford Shakespearean Theater 1971‘ [A January 1971 solo acoustic show in Connecticut]
  • Solo BBC 1971‘ [A BBC solo acoustic show taped February 23rd, 1971]
  • Trans 2020‘ [An animated film by Micah Nelson using the music of Young’s 1982 LP ‘Trans]