Episode 958: Neil Young in the ’80s

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October 5, 2020

Music:

All music in this episode by Neil Young.

  • “Captain Kennedy” Hawks & Doves (Reprise) 1980
  • “Shots” Re-Ac-Tor (Reprise) 1981
  • “Computer Age” Trans (Geffen) 1982
  • “Kinda Fonda Wanda” Everybody’s Rockin’ (Geffen) 1983
  • “Old Ways” Old Ways (Geffen) 1985
  • “People On The Street” Landing On Water (Geffen) 1986
  • “This Note’s for You” This Note’s for You (Reprise) 1988
  • “Heavy Love” Eldorado (Reprise) 1989
  • “Crime in the City (Sixty to Zero Part I)” Freedom (Reprise) 1989

Except for…

  • Neil Young and Crazy Horse “Prisoners of Rock ‘n’ Roll” Life (Geffen) 1987

Notes:

Scott Parks, patron and friend of the pod, gets to pick today’s topic.

Neil Young is quite an accomplished singer-songwriter, but many view his ’80s records as bizarre and not the Harvest sound that listeners were so accustom to. Scott has a different perspective on the matter, arguing that without these ’80s releases by Young, his evolution as an artist would have been limited or totally non-existent.

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