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Revolution Blues: When Neil Young Met Charles Manson

He’s A Barrel Of Laughs…With His Carbine On

Well, we live in a trailer at the edge of town. You never see us ’cause we don’t come around. We got twenty five rifles just to keep the population down.” the opening line of Neil Young‘s “Revolution Blues” is startling and honest. Recollecting and commenting on the times he met Charles Manson and his family before the violent crimes were committed, Young took no hesitation with his commentary on his pre and post experiences. Continue reading Revolution Blues: When Neil Young Met Charles Manson