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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

Legendary Neil Young Returns With ‘Hitchhiker’

It’s Strange To See An Album Release 41 Years After It Was Recorded…

The somewhat mysterious cover of this surprising release sets the perfect tone for the songs to follow. With a dark and ominous feeling carrying itself throughout the entirety of the album, Hitchhiker shows Neil Young on top of the musical world transporting listeners back to classic albums like Harvest and After The Gold Rush. Continue reading Legendary Neil Young Returns With ‘Hitchhiker’