My Homie Keeps on Rockin

January 8, 2009

Forever Young! The 80’s, the 60’s, the 10’s whatever. Like Timex watches which can take a lickin but keep on tickin or the Energizer Bunny, Neil Young just keeps rockin on and on and on….the soundtrack of my life.

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Hometown boy Neil Young – pic is his high school in Winnipeg where he used to sit on the steps and dream of bein’ stars with his friend.
Down By the (Red) River – CSNY – 1969 Winnipegger Young is introduced by Winnipegger David Steinberg.


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Rockin’ In The Free World – 1989


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“Rockin’ In The Free World”

There’s colors on the street
Red, white and blue
People shufflin’ their feet
People sleepin’ in their shoes
But there’s a warnin’ sign
on the road ahead
There’s a lot of people sayin’
we’d be better off dead
Don’t feel like Satan,
but I am to them
So I try to forget it,
any way I can.

Keep on rockin’ in the free world,
Keep on rockin’ in the free world
Keep on rockin’ in the free world,
Keep on rockin’ in the free world.

I see a woman in the night
With a baby in her hand
Under an old street light
Near a garbage can
Now she puts the kid away,
and she’s gone to get a hit
She hates her life,
and what she’s done to it
There’s one more kid
that will never go to school
Never get to fall in love,
never get to be cool.

Keep on rockin’ in the free world,
Keep on rockin’ in the free world
Keep on rockin’ in the free world,
Keep on rockin’ in the free world.

We got a thousand points of light
For the homeless man
We got a kinder, gentler,
Machine gun hand
We got department stores
and toilet paper
Got styrofoam boxes
for the ozone layer
Got a man of the people,
says keep hope alive
Got fuel to burn,
got roads to drive.

Keep on rockin’ in the free world,
Keep on rockin’ in the free world
Keep on rockin’ in the free world,
Keep on rockin’ in the free world.

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