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When Young Felt Old: Thoughts on “Heart of Gold”
With Hopper was his friend Dean Stockwell, a minor child and teen star of the s and 50s, later famous for the 90s time-travel TV hit Quantum Leap. Neil was living in Topanga then too, and a copy of it somehow got to him. And after he read this screenplay, he wrote the After The Gold Rush album in three weeks. And the film took place on the day California was supposed to go into the ocean. Stockwell brought producers from the company Hopper was contracted to, Universal, to Topanga, introducing them to potential local cast-members such as Janis Joplin, and Young, who was keen to write the soundtrack. But the execs were having enough trouble with Hopper, and ran a mile from the chaotic hippie utopia. Undeterred, Young went ahead with the music.
Play "Heart of Gold" on Amazon Music. It's basically a break up song. He thought he had found a heart of Gold but it was not. He is not giving up. He recognizes that part of the problem is that he holds back his feelings, so doesn't share his heart of Gold.
Keep me searching for a heart of gold. This pursuit has no barriers and chooses to forage rather then to remain idle, impatient and reluctant to receive, instead anxious to find and claim.
Songs are built around a couple chords and timeless, plain-spoken lyrics frequently made from full sentences. And so often deliver a disproportionate punch. Some classics miss the cut entirely. This is a gross over-generalization, but there are kinda two Neil Young templates: the country-tinged Harvest- type song and the Crazy Horse overdrive song. It earns all its 17 minutes, and the video is great. Neil is just 19 when he writes this lament of time fading away. I like his version from Live Rust best.
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