News Ticker: Neil Young, Jack White, Tokio Hotel, Riot Fest West

August 21st, 2009 by Rolling Stone Leave a reply »

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  • Neil Young and Joan Baez will both be performing free during the Toronto Film Festival, IndieWire reports. Young will appear after the September 14th North American premiere of The Neil Young Trunk Show. On the 16th, Baez will perform at a showing of American Masters - Joan Baez.

  • Jack White’s Third Man Records will launch a “pop-up record store” in Los Angeles August 26th through 28th. The shop at at 448 S. Main Street will sell White Stripes, Raconteurs and Dead Weather gear and boast a few surprises — which at the New York location meant a surprise Dead Weather gig.
  • German superstars Tokio Hotel will return with second LP Humanoid in October; first single “Automatic” will hit September 22nd.
  • Chicago’s Riot Fest is adding a Los Angeles event this year with Riot Fest West. On November 12th through 14th, Dead Milkmen, Screeching Weasel and more acts will take the stage at the Palladium, Key Club and Roxy.

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