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Hall of Infamy

Neil Young

Curmudgeonly: Neil Young's guitar playing, or strangling, as it were … He plays OK rhythm guitar, but as soon as he tries to play a solo, it's like he's being electrocuted. His hands go all stiff, and he can't seem to keep from strangling the fret board. Listen to the song "Down by the River" to get an idea of what I'm talking about, if you can stand to. An otherwise great song, ruined by a sloppy guitar solo. "Cinammon Girl" is another one. Neil plays one note during his solo. One friggin' note …

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