Gibson.com has put together a list of their top 10 Neil Young guitar tracks. You can check out the list below.
While, the list may not feature Young’s most popular pieces, the tunes that have been selected, most certainly do demonstrate the legendary songwriters simple, yet highly effective technique on the guitar.
At 66 years of age, Young’s career has spanned six decades and dozens of hugely popular songs. He is an extremely gifted songwriter. His raw and emotional writing style, has seen him become one of the most celebrated musicians of all-time.
So as Gibson says, “Apologies already, as this Top 10 might not include your favorite Neil Young song.” It is, however, well worth taking a look at.
What’s your favorite Neil Young guitar track?
Neil Young’s Top Ten Greatest Guitar Tracks:
10. ‘Down By the River’
9. ‘F***in Up’
8. ‘Heart of Gold’
7. ‘Cinnamon Girl’
6. ‘The Needle and the Damage Done’
5. ‘Southern Man’
3. ‘Cortez the Killer’
2. ‘Like a Hurricane’
1. ‘Hey Hey My My (Into the Black)’