canada.gif

gb.gif

de.gif

us.gif
Neil Young's new release "Official Release Series Discs 13, 14, 20 & 21 " is now available for pre-order. Order here
(Please shop locally & independently. But if you can't, we appreciate your supporting Thrasher's Wheat by clicking this link . Thank you!!!)
ADVERTISEMENT
<-Older Posts Blog Home Newer Posts->

Saturday, April 02, 2022

NEW OUTTAKES: "Natural Beauty" and "Inca Queen" | Neil Young Archives

Neil Young @ Berlin Film Festival 2008

After all of yesterday's major Neil Young news, it's hard to know exactly where we go next?!

What with Spotify bringing Neil Young back and dropping Joe Rogan, Neil and David Crosby recording a new track together on Ukraine and Canada liberation, the CSNY Reunion Summer Tour announcement, and the upcoming Crazy Horse Electric Train Spring Tour the following Neil news seems almost trivial.

Oh, these contrarian times in which we live. Such a joy.

From Neil Young Archives Times-Contrarian:

March 30, 2022

We’ve just published two new outtakes on NYA: The original live performances of Natural Beauty (Harvest Moon) and Inca Queen (Life) without the studio overdubs recorded for the album versions.

Inca Queen was performed with Crazy Horse at the Universal Amphitheater in Los Angeles during the 1986 Rusted Out Garage Tour — a rollicking good time that will be well-represented on the forthcoming Archives Vol III.

Natural Beauty was performed at the Portland Civic Auditoreum during the first of several now-legendary 1992 solo tours — see Dreamin’ Man Live ‘92 if this recording whets your appetite.

You can find these outtakes by following the links in this article or by navigating to their respective albums, where they reside in their own purpose-built sections at the bottom of the track lists.

-john o

 More on all of the latest Neil news on Neil Young Archives: Answer to Answers #6 | NYU.

 

arc-cover.jpg

Labels: , ,


6 Comments:

At 4/02/2022 05:58:00 PM, Blogger Thomas said...

From stevehoffman forums:

Neil and The Ducks OBS2 tracklist has leaked for the triple vinyl set:

Side One:
1., I Am a Dreamer
2., Younger Days
3., Gypsey Wedding
4., Are You Ready for the Country?
5., Hold on Boys

Side Two:
1., My, My, My (Poor Man)
2., I’m Toor Down
3., Hey Now
4., Wide Eyed and Willing
5., Truckin Man

Side Three:
1., Sail Away
2., Gone Dead Train
3., Silver Wings

Side Four:
1., Human Highway
2., Your Lowe
3., I’m Ready
4., Little Wing
5., Car Tune

Side Five:
1., Windward Passage
2., Leaving Us Now
3., Mr. Soul

Side Six:
1., Two Riders
2., Honky Tonk Man
3., Sailor Man
4., Silver Wings

 
At 4/03/2022 10:19:00 AM, Blogger the rider said...

This is definitely cool. But I've heard the bootlegs, and the only thing that excites me is when Neil sings lead vocals. The Ducks did not have my two favorite members from Moby grape which was skip Spence and Peter Lewis. Nonetheless, this is a great addition to Neil's archives from his 1977 residency with this cool bar band.

 
At 4/03/2022 03:29:00 PM, Blogger thrasher said...

@ Thomas - thanks for sharing here. Just out of curiosity, the date of the stevehoffman forum post?

While we haven't looked back at some of the setlists, or not that we don't have faith, but you know how things are around April 1.

@ rider - yeah, cool that Ducks might see the light. right, the Moby Grape angle is interesting and maybe more will be learned.

lots of funny stories about the coastal bar tour.

legend has it that some folks brought duck calls to shows and would quack instead of clap. but audience tapes don't really verify that. maybe these tapes will confirm the legend for all. The Ducks sounded like quacks?!

 
At 4/03/2022 04:18:00 PM, Blogger Richie Cruz said...

I have a couple of friends here in Santa Cruz who saw The Ducks back in 1977. And yes, the stories about the duck calls were definitely true, I believe they were actually given out to people at a couple of the shows. That was the summer when Neil could be seen anytime riding his bike around Santa Cruz. Supposedly he went to the Del Mar Theater to see Star Wars a bunch of times. Many years later, I watched the Greendale film at the same theater with Neil and Pegi in attendance.

Almost all of the places The Ducks played that summer have turned into different businesses. One of the places is now a public library near the Pleasure Point part of town. I've visited all of them, and you can't imagine how TINY a couple are. It must have been pretty cramped with the band and audience in them. I believe even The Catalyst was at its original Front St address back then, though I could be wrong on that.

 
At 4/04/2022 11:18:00 AM, Blogger Tomatron said...

The Ducks sounds like a cool document of a laid-back seventies summer, will spin it for sure on the site, even if Neil only sings in a fraction of the tunes.

Gave another listen to Inca Queen over the weekend. The LP version is still my favorite because of the low-pitched, repeated “Inca Queen has…” added in the studio. But it’s a tough choice, because this outtake mix is fresher sounding overall.

 
At 4/04/2022 04:17:00 PM, Blogger Abner Snopes said...

I can't wait for this one

 

Post a Comment

<< Home

<-Older Posts Blog Home Newer Posts->

Willie for a Nobel!
#Willie4Nobel

Willie Nelson for Nobel Peace Prize
for Farm Aid and his work on
alternative fuels, and world peace initiatives.

farm-aid-logo.gif
Farm Aid

Go Farmers Markets!


"In the >field< of opportunity
It's plowin' time again."

SUPPORTER
logo
Silverline Communications

(Home of the FarmAidians)
Tecumseh, Ontario, Canada
(519) 737-7979



This blog supports free speech!


Demand justice for Aaron:
Support "Aaron's Law" and inquiry into his prosecution

(... he didn't kill himself either...) #AaronDidntKillHimself

Induct Neil Young & Crazy Horse
Into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame



Please Help Support Independent Media &
Non-Corporate Advertising
This Blog's For You!


The Hypocrisy of the Mainstream Media

It's Been Called The
"Missing Link" in the Ditch Trilogy

time-fades-away-banner2a

Sign the Release "Time Fades Away" Petition
Join The 10,000+ Who Have Already Signed


broken-arrow-mag-new-logo.gif

Neil Young Appreciation Society


sugar-mtn-logo.jpg
Sugar Mountain

Neil Young Setlists
rust-radio-new
Rust Radio


bumpersticker-neil-concert.jpg


i-l-ove-neil-young-sm.jpg
Bands Covering Neil Young songs


bumper-sticker-live-music-better-sm.jpg
LIVE MUSIC IS BETTER


ny-times-logo.jpg
Official Neil Young News Site

bridgeschool_logo
The Bridge School


The Bridge School Concerts
25th Anniversary Edition

**100% of Proceeds to Benefit Bridge School***

linda-eastman-neil-young-sugar-mtn-sm.jpg
The Essential Neil Young

neil-young-sleeveless.jpg
Fans Favorite Neil Albums

neil-young-heart-of-gold-film-still
Top 50 MP3
Neil Young Song Downloads


Top 10 Best Selling Neil Albums Today
amazon-neil-store.GIF
Support Thrasher's Wheat
via Purchases from:
United States - Amazon.com us.gif
Canada - Amazon.ca canada.gif
United Kingdom - Amazon.uk gb.gif
Germany - Amazon.de de.gif



Neil Young Songbook Project

In the fields of wheat

"Children of Destiny" will NOT be harvested
However, the chaff will be burned by unquenchable fire

Neil Young + Promise of the Real

Europe 2016 Tour Dates



2015 Rebel Content Tour


Neil Young & Crazy Horse
Alchemy Concert Tour Reviews

Fall 2012 N. America Tour
Spring 2013 Australia/New Zealand Tour
Summer 2013 Europe Tour

Europe Summer 2014 Concert Tour
Neil Young & Crazy Horse

Thrasher's Wheat Radio Supporters Go To Europe

jttp-film-poster-sm.jpg
Neil Young Films

musicares-neil-young-2010.jpg
2010 MusiCares Honors Neil Young

Features Elvis Costello, Crosby Stills & Nash, Sheryl Crow, Josh Groban, Ben Harper, Elton John, Norah Jones, Lady Antebellum, Dave Matthews, James Taylor, Keith Urban, and others.
Proceeds from sales go to MusiCares,
which helps musicians in need of
financial and medical assistance.

live-rust-promo-poster.jpg


"There's more to the picture
Than meets the eye"

#BigShift

trans-promo



Neil Young FAQ:
Everything Left to Know About the Iconic and Mercurial Rocker
"an indispensable reference"

paul-neil-bridge2004-sat-sfc-kkomenich-sm.jpg
Paul McCartney and Neil Young

woodstock-poster.jpg


"You can make a difference
If you really a try"

lennon_peace_liberty
John Lennon and Neil Young


"hailed by fans as a wonderful read"

Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young:
csny-1974-poster.jpg
The Supergroup of the 20th Century



Director Jonathan Demme's Exquisite film "Heart of Gold"

eddie & neil
Eddie Vedder and Neil Young

buffalo-springfield-poster.jpg
Revisiting The Significance of
The Buffalo Springfield


"The revolution will not be televised"
... it will be blogged, streamed,
tweeted, shared and liked
The Embarrassment of Mainstream Media

Turn Off Your TV & Have A Life


"Everything Is Bullshit" +
"Turn Off The News"
Turn Off the News (Build a Garden)


Neil Young 2016 Year in Review:
The Year of The Wheat

Kurt Cobain
Kurt Cobain and Neil Young

Neil Young's Feedback:
An Acquired Taste?

Young Neil: The Sugar Mountain Years
by Rustie Sharry "Keepin' Jive Alive in T.O." Wilson

"the definitive source of Neil Young's formative childhood years in Canada"

neil & joni
Joni Mitchell & Neil Young

europe 1987.jpg


dylan-young-crop
Bob and Neil

weld
So Who Really Was "The Godfather of Grunge"?


Four Dead in Ohio
kent state
So What Really Happened at Kent State?


The Four Dead in Ohio



May The FOUR Be With You #MayThe4thBeWithYou

concert-pass-europe-2003-solo.jpg


dissent is not treason
Dissent is the highest form of patriotism

Rockin' In The Free World



Sing Truth to Power!
When Neil Young Speaks Truth To Power,
The World Listens

emmylou-harris-neil-young-0305-crop
Emmylou Harris and Neil Young

wilco-062305-wide-background.jpg
Wilco and Neil Young

bluenotes-pass-young88crewlam-sm.jpg

bruce-springsteen-neil-young-bridge-oct-1986.jpg
Bruce Springsteen and Neil Young

europe87concertpass


elton-john-neil-young-crop-sm.jpg
Elton John and Neil Young

ronnie-vanzant-neil.jpg
Lynyrd Skynyrd and Neil Young

+

The Meaning of "Sweet Home Alabama" Lyrics


Neil Young Nation -
"The definitive Neil Young fan book"

powderfinger
"Powderfinger"
What does the song mean?

Random Neil Young Link of the Moment
neil-sad.jpg

Bonnie Raitt and Neil Young

Wisconsin-solidarity.jpg
I'm Proud to Be A Union Man

UNITED WE STAND/DIVIDED WE FALL


When Neil Young is Playing,
You Shut the Fuck Up


Class War:
They Started It and We'll Finish It...
peacefully

A battle raged on the open page...
No Fear, No Surrender. Courage
WE WON'T BACK DOWN. NEVER STAND DOWN.

"What if Al Qaeda blew up the levees?"
Full Disclousre Now


"I've Got The Revolution Blues"

Willie Nelson & Neil Young
Willie Nelson for Nobel Peace Prize



John Mellencamp:
Why Willie Deserves a Nobel

willie_picnic_poster_070503


BOYCOTT HATE

Love and Only Love

"Thinking about what a friend had said,
I was hoping it was a lie"


We're All On
A Journey Through the Past

Neil Young's Moon Songs
Tell Us The F'n TRUTH
(we can handle it... try us)

Freedom:
freedom-video
Does Anything Else Really Matter?

"Nobody's free until everybody's free."
~~ Fannie Lou Hamer

Here Comes "The Big Shift"
#BigShift

Maybe everything you think you know is wrong? NOTHING IS AS IT SEEMS
"It's all illusion anyway."

Propaganda = Mind Control
NOTHING IS AS IT SEEMS
Guess what?
"Symbols Rule the World, not Words or Laws."
... and symbolism will be their downfall...

Brighter Planet's 350 Challenge
Be The Rain, Be The Change

csny2k-plate.jpg
the truth will set you free
This Machine Kills Fascists


"Children of Destiny" - THE Part of THE Solution

(Frame from Official Music Video)

war is not the answer
yet we are
Still Living With War

"greed is NOT good"
Hey Big Brother!
Stop Spying On Us!
Civic Duty Is Not Terrorism

The Achilles Heel
#NullifyNSA
Orwell (and Grandpa) Was Right
“Emancipate yourself from mental slavery.”
~~ Bob Marley

The Essence of "The Doubters"



Yes, There's Definitely A Hole in The Sky


Even Though The Music Died 50+ Years Ago
,
Open Up the "Tired Eyes" & Wake up!
"consciousness is near"
What's So Funny About
Peace, Love, & Understanding & Music?

churchsign

Show Me A Sign

"Who is John Galt?"
To ask the question is to know the answer

"Whosoever shall give up his liberty for a temporary security
deserves neither liberty nor safety."

~~ Benjamin Franklin

Words

(Between the lines of age)


And in the end, the love you take
Is equal to the love you make

~~ John & Paul

the zen of neil
the power of rust
the karma of the wheat

~Om-Shanti.

Namaste