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Sunday, August 18, 2013

Life on the Rail: A True Story of a Crazy Horse Fan

1st in Line for Neil Young & Crazy Horse
Nimes, France - July 17, 2013
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So what is it like to be on the quest for the holy rail?

As we know, it's not easy to be a Neil Young & Crazy Horse fan. No one ever said that it should be.

For those who have been following closely the Europe 2013 concert tour, you have come across the adventures of one particular rustie fan known as Uwe from Germany. Even by the early dates, Uwe went from an "unknown legend" to walking like a giant Horse fan.

Uwe & Rusties on The Holy Rail
Berlin, Germany - June 2, 2013
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Here's just one chapter in the amazing adventures of a Neil Young fan: Crazy Horse – and Uwe too | barneyspender:
When we arrived at the Roman arena shortly after 1pm, there was just one other person there, waiting for the gates to open in five hours time.

“I am always number one,” announced Uwe proudly.

Ah Uwe. Where to begin? The kids and I had met him for the first time a couple of nights previously when he and Mrs S went to see Neil Young in Vienne in another Roman theatre.
More on the amazing adventures of a Neil Young fan on barneyspender.

Uwe
Paris, France - June 6, 2013
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Uwe, don't be denied! Ever.

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3 Comments:

At 8/18/2013 01:45:00 PM, Blogger andrea1bianco said...

Uwe is simply a great guy! In Oslo I have failed the rail (cause late flight) . I had planned new attempts for Bergen and Copenhagen. To no avail, as you know...

So Tired.

 
At 8/18/2013 05:19:00 PM, Blogger La Johnson said...

We were denied.

 
At 8/19/2013 05:37:00 AM, Anonymous Anonymous said...

On you go Uwe, where is the next fence, for you? Did not know you where so famous when a became your friend on FB. All the best Charles McGinley, Scotland

 

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