Neil Young: Heart of Gold


Famously demanding at times, Neil Young has had an erratic career to say the least, but he has always actively sought new goals to achieve and fresh boundaries to cross. Refusing to be pigeonholed, against the backdrop of a radically changing music scene his work has uniquely reflected the shifting styles of five decades, including rock, punk, electro-pop and the retro-vision of Americana. When Young was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1995 by Eddie Vedder, the Pearl Jam singer said Neil was probably the only artist so honored who had truly remained at the cutting edge. Neil Young’s later career has been marked by a growing concern read more

Love this? Share it around!

ISBN:

9781743790342

Format:

Hardback

Pages:

224

Dimensions:

27cm x 21cm

RRP:

$49.99

Category:

Biography and Memoir

Series:

Stories Behind the Songs

Publisher:

Hardie Grant Books

Published:

01 November 2015

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Harvey Kubernik

Harvey Kubernik is a writer, editor and journalist whose work has appeared in, among others, Melody Maker, Crawdaddy!, Musician, Goldmine, MIX, the Los Angeles Times and MOJO. He has written several books, including Canyon of Dreams: The Magic and the Music of Laurel Canyon, which was described by one reviewer as “one of the best books on rock ever written.” He is also the author of the bestseller Leonard Cohen: Everybody Knows.