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* Neil Young's song " Southern Pacific " alludes to the Casey Jones legend by imagining a railroad engineer named " Mr. Jones " who meets a less heroic but in some ways a more tragic fate: when he turns 65 years old, he is compelled into retirement by the railroad company as " company policy.
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A second and more contemporary collaboration with Harris and Ronstadt, Trio II ( 1999 ), was released and its cover of Neil Young's " After the Gold Rush " won a Grammy Award for Best Country Collaboration with Vocals.
The soundtrack features songs by Newman, Bobby Darin, The Who, Free, Eels, The Guess Who, Bill Withers, Betty Carter, Peggy Lee, The Folk Implosion, Gomez, and Bob Dylan, as well as two cover versions — The Beatles ' " Because " performed by Elliott Smith, and Neil Young's " Don't Let It Bring You Down " performed by Annie Lennox.
The first song with the name, Neil Young's " Let's Roll ", was released as a single in November 2001, and was later included in his album Are You Passionate ?.
", where they sang, " You keep adding to my numbers as you shoot my people down ", as well as Neil Young's " Ohio ", recorded by Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young.
Marr's jangly Rickenbacker guitar-playing was influenced by Roger McGuinn of The Byrds, Neil Young's work with Crazy Horse, George Harrison and James Honeyman-Scott of The Pretenders.
On October 24, 2010, Bridges appeared at Neil Young's annual Bridge School Benefit concert and played a set with Neko Case.
The popular song, " Teach Your Children " was performed by Crosby, Stills, and Nash on The Colbert Report on July 30, 2008 with host Stephen Colbert filling in the fourth harmony ( Neil Young's portion ) and wearing a Young-mocking outfit and being referred to by Nash as " Neil.
In 2007, the band recorded a cover of Neil Young's song " Burned " for a 2007 Breast Cancer Benefit album.
Neil Young's song " A Man Needs a Maid " was inspired by Snodgress, featuring the lyric " I fell in love with the actress / she was playing a part that I could understand.
His style also resembled Neil Young's, but Mascis disputed this, and later commented: " That got annoying, being compared all the time ".
Lanois was working on Neil Young's record Le Noise in June 2010 when he was hospitalized after suffering multiple injuries in a motorcycle crash in the Silverlake area of Los Angeles.
" Daughter " features vocalist Eddie Vedder singing lyrics to Neil Young's " Rockin ' in the Free World " ( as the band continues a quiet jam to " Daughter ") along with lyrics to Pearl Jam's own " W. M. A.
The next year saw the UK ( Rough Trade Records ) release of the album's anthemic lead track, " Tell Me When It's Over ," as the A-side of an EP which also included a live cover of Neil Young's " Mr. Soul.
She wrote two of the tracks, with the remaining six being covers, including Neil Young's " Dreaming Man " and Hank Williams ' " Alone and Forsaken ".
Case cited filmmaker David Lynch, composer Angelo Badalamenti, and Neil Young's soundtrack to the film Dead Man as influences.
The band returned to Detroit and recorded a new version of James and Neil Young's " It's My Time ", but the band broke up soon afterwards.
Releasing March 16 – 20, 1992 when alternative music was breaking through was a move inspired by Neil Young's decision to release the challenging albums On the Beach and Tonight's the Night immediately after the commercially successful Harvest.
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Of the previously unreleased songs, " Down to the Wire " features the New Orleans pianist Dr. John with Buffalo Springfield on an item from their shelved Stampede album ; " Love Is a Rose " was a minor hit for Linda Ronstadt in 1975 ; " Winterlong " received a cover by Pixies on the Neil Young tribute album from 1989, The Bridge ; and " Campaigner " is a Young song critical of Richard Nixon.
Many rock drummers have cited Moon as an influence, including Neil Peart and Dave Grohl The Jam paid tribute to Moon on the second single from their third album, " Down in the Tube Station at Midnight ", in which the B-side of the single is a cover song from The Who: " So Sad About Us ", and the back cover of the record is a photo of Moon's face ; the Jam's record was released about a month after Moon's death.
" Crying " followed in July 1961 and reached number 2 ; it was coupled with an R & B up-tempo song titled " Candy Man " written by Fred Neil and Beverley Ross, which reached the Billboard Top 30, staying on the charts for two months.
* Johnny Clegg mentions Steve Biko, Victoria Mxenge and Neil Aggett in his song " Asimbonanga " about Apartheid and Nelson Mandela.
* " Cortez the Killer ," a song by Neil Young, talks about the arrival of the Cortez's troops and the massacre that ensues.
Early in her professional career, Amos befriended author Neil Gaiman, who became a fan after she referenced him in the song " Tear in Your Hand " and also in print interviews.
On the Alan Lomax collection Songs of Seduction ( Rounder Select, 2000 ), there's a bawdy Irish folk song called " The Thrashing Machine " sung by tinker Annie O ' Neil, as recorded in the early 20th Century.
This song was also featured in the 2005 Neil Jordan film Breakfast on Pluto soundtrack, and in a popular Safe Sex commercial.
The song was rerecorded for a tribute album to Gaiman that was assembled by the Dancing Ferret entertainment group titled Where's Neil When You Need Him?
* The guitarist and composer Neil Young wrote a song about the palace on the album Long May You Run.
* " Chelsea Morning ", a song written by Joni Mitchell and recorded by herself and by Judy Collins, Neil Diamond and others
Neil Finn was also featured as a backing vocalist on the Sheryl Crow song, " Everyday is a Winding Road " from her self-titled second album, released in 1997.
Others who have covered the song include Ann-Margret, who would later co-star with Presley in the 1964 motion picture Viva Las Vegas, The Cadets, Roger Miller, Bob Dylan, Bruce Springsteen, John Cale, Merle Haggard, Tom Jones, Dax Riggs, Roger McGuinn, Suzi Quatro, Van Halen, Jimi Hendrix, Neil Diamond, Lynyrd Skynyrd, and Guns N ' Roses.
Neil Turbin had contributed song ideas, lyrics, titles and arrangements to some of the songs on the debut album.