The show took place in San Luis Obispo, California
Neil Young debuted new songs during a small club gig last night [April 16, 2015].
The show took place at the SLO Brewing Co in San Luis Obispo, California.
You can see footage from the show above.
The Neil Young fan site, Sugar Mountain, which collates Young’s live appearances, lists Young as having performed with Lukas Nelson & The Promise Of The Real. They also have the following set list:
New Song 1 – People Want To Hear About Love??
New Song 2 – New Day For The Planet??
Down By The River
New Song 3 – Too Big Too Fail??
New Song 4 – GMO – Starbucks??
New Song 5 – Monsanto
New Song 6 – I Don’t Know You??
New Song 7 – Seeds??
Everybody Knows This Is Nowhere
New Song 8 – Big Sky/Wolf Moon??
Love And Only Love
New Song 9
New Song 10
Roll Another Number
One report on the Steve Hoffman music forums says: “Tickets were just $10.00 and nothing was revealed about the show until about an hour before show time. SLO Brewing is a small club that holds maybe 300 people. Neil did two sets mostly new material.”
In January, Uncut reported that Young was working on new material with Lukas Nelson and his brother, Mikah.
The San Luis Obispo Tribune quotes promoter Todd Newman, of Good Medicine Presents, as saying, “Lukas contacted us last week and asked to work on a secret show,. He didn’t offer many details. He simply said, ‘Let’s plan for a concert Thursday and we are going to bring something special to Good Medicine and SLO.’
”It wasn’t until shortly before the show that we found that Neil was the special surprise.”
You can see some photographs from the SLO Brewing Co show by clicking here.