Dialogue Parts 3 & 4

Neil Young:

“I know that the time when music could change the world is past. I really doubt that a single song can make a difference. It is a reality,” Young told reporters.

Tim Blair:

Has music ever changed the world, at least in Young’s lifetime? Who does he think was elected in 1968 and 1972?

Welcome to the real world, Neil.

Yes, we all wish changing the world was easy. Guess what? It’s not.

Here’s the dirty little secret, Neil: usually it involves either war, or religion. Or both.

But music, not so much.

Advertisements

Comments are closed.