Neil Young and These Makers Are Reviving Digital Music

Pono: Neil Young’s Hot New Music Player. 

If you’ve seen the Pono video, you were awed by the sheer volume of big-name supporters: musicians from Elton John to Jack White and everyone in between. In addition to the time it took to collect all of that footage, the Pono team has been developing the product for over three years, and it’s paid off. Pono is breaking fundraising records on Kickstarter, and plans to ship the product this fall.

Meet the Makers

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Image by Dustin Finkelstein.

Attempting to “revive the soul of music” is no easy feat. To tackle the challenge, Neil has assembled quite an impressive team:


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