Dreamin' Man Live '92 In 1992, Neil Young's Harvest Moon revisited the country-folk of his 1972 album Harvest . Dreamin' Man Live '92 resequences Harvest Moon and presents the… Dreamin' Man Live '92 In 1992, Neil Young's Harvest Moon revisited the country-folk of his 1972 album Harvest . Dreamin' Man Live '92 resequences Harvest Moon and presents the… 2009-12-08 Neil Young (Musician) Folk
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Dreamin' Man Live '92 (2009)

Dreamin' Man Live '92, Neil Young (Musician) | HARVEST DREAMER Neil Young
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HARVEST DREAMER Neil Young
EW's GRADE
A-

Details Release Date: Dec 08, 2009; Lead Performance: Neil Young (Musician); Genre: Folk

In 1992, Neil Young's Harvest Moon revisited the country-folk of his 1972 album Harvest. Dreamin' Man Live '92 resequences Harvest Moon and presents the songs in even starker form — in concert, with the singer accompanied only by acoustic guitar, banjo, piano, and harmonica. The lack of ornamentation suits the album's themes, as the narrator wrestles with reconciling his youthful ambitions with middle-age reality. ''Old King'' is still corny, but mostly this is a melancholy beauty, a meditation on faded love and a fading planet. A-

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Originally posted Dec 02, 2009 Published in issue #1079-1080 Dec 11, 2009 Order article reprints