Today (November 12), marks Neil Young’s 74th birthday. To have a good time, New York rock fixtures Jeff Rosenstock and Laura Stevenson have digitally launched a model new EP of Neil Young covers. Still Young is out now through Polyvinyl. It options the duo‘s takes on “Harvest Moon,” “After the Gold Rush,” “Ambulance Blues” (that includes visitor vocals from the Hold Steady‘s Craig Finn), and “Through My Sails.” Give it a hear under.
“For a while, I knew I was supposed to like Neil Young but a lot of the ‘standards’ admittedly are not for me,” Jeff Rosenstock stated in a press release. “Eventually I requested Laura and her husband Mike to get me began someplace, and months later, I’d spend nights touring alone on tour with After the Gold Rush on repeat in my headphones, concurrently permitting me to really feel grounded and as if I used to be floating away.”
Laura Stevenson added:
I’m so glad Jeff lastly received sucked in. For me, Neil Young was taking part in
in my home for so long as I can bear in mind. My favourite file being
Comes a Time, which I believe for positive influenced my love of harmonizing. But it’s form of a tough process to get somebody to like
one thing as a lot as you do when it’s simply this factor you’ve all the time
identified and appreciated. I’m completely happy it labored!