After the Gold Rush

After the Gold Rush

Music CD - 2020
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Neil Young and Reprise Records are pleased to announce the 50th Anniversary Edition of Young's classic record After the Gold Rush, which will arrive on CD on December 11. The deluxe vinyl box set will follow on March 19. Originally released September 19, 1970, After the Gold Rush is cemented in the annals of music history--the album has often been rightly recognized as one of the finest ever made. The collection combined Young's poetic lyricism and wistful melodies, driven by both dreamy folk arrangements and ferocious rock 'n' roll, and in the decades since has been certified double platinum in both the U.S. and the U.K.The 50th Anniversary Edition vinyl boxset features a variant of the artwork, originally created by Neil's long-time art director Gary Burden, made in collaboration with Grammy Award-winning artist Jenice Heo. The set also includes a 7” single in a picture sleeve with two versions of album outtake “Wonderin'.” Side A, originally included in The Archives Vol. 1: 1963-1972, was recorded in Topanga, California, in March 1970, and Side B is a previously unreleased version recorded at Sunset Sound in Hollywood in August 1969. A litho print of the album's front cover is exclusively included in this vinyl box set. The CD format of the 50th Anniversary Edition includes the new artwork and both versions of “Wonderin'.
Publisher: Burbank, Calif. : Reprise Records, 2020
Edition: 50th anniversary edition
Branch Call Number: COMPACT DISC ROCK
Characteristics: 1 CD : digital ; 12 cm
Additional Contributors: Crazy Horse (Musical group)

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Betty6524
Oct 26, 2020

Pure genius

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1aa
Jan 27, 2020

For the most part its just a country music album. The ending of track 4 is very annoying. I only liked tracks 2 and 3.

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renzo
Aug 21, 2015

Side one
No. Title Length
1. "Tell Me Why" 2:54
2. "After the Gold Rush" 3:45
3. "Only Love Can Break Your Heart" 3:05
4. "Southern Man" 5:31
5. "Till the Morning Comes" 1:17
Side two
No. Title Length
6. "Oh, Lonesome Me" (Don Gibson) 3:47
7. "Don't Let It Bring You Down" 2:56
8. "Birds" 2:34
9. "When You Dance I Can Really Love" 4:05
10. "I Believe in You" 3:24
11. "Cripple Creek Ferry"

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garycornell
Jun 29, 2014

After the Gold Rush is probably Neil Young best album and most popular. How can one improve on an album that had "When You Dance, I Can Really Love", "Tell Me Why", and my favorite, "Southern Man". Neil Young seems so busy with CSN&Y, staring with Crazy Horse, and solo performing. Yet he consistently puts out great music. After the Gold Rush is a Top 100 Classic Rock Album. Material like this is what put Neil Young in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame!

Rockey427 Feb 23, 2014

One of the best albums ever.

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