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Neil Young and Crazy Horse jam session – Horse Back

Still from Horse Back
Still from Horse Back (used here for review purposes only)

Recorded on the 6 Jan 2012, this jam session is pure joy. Guitar tone doesn’t get much better than this, my friends. Lose yourself in sumptuous, saturated, overdriven sounds.
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The crushing of music

Pro-Ject Debut Carbon Turntable
Pro-Ject Debut Carbon Turntable

If you read my last blog post, you’ll know that lately I’ve been listening to “Cortez the killer” (by Neil Young with Crazy Horse) a lot. Writing about that track reminded me why I don’t own an iPod, or other portable digital music player. Read more…

Cortez The Killer by Neil Young with Crazy Horse – simplicity and tone are everything

In recent weeks, I have become obsessed with Cortez The Killer from the 1975 album Zuma by Neil Young with Crazy Horse. So much so, that I’ve started pestering my son to jam it with me and have ordered multiple copies of the album from Amazon, so I can share the masterpiece with friends who I think will appreciate it. Read more…

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