neil young turns 67

Neil Young celebrates 67th birthday days before Saskatoon appearance

Venerable Canadian rocker returns to the prairies

Neil Young, a Canadian musician beloved by the entire country, celebrates his 67th birthday today.

This comes only days before his appearance with Crazy Horse at Saskatoon’s Credit Union Centre on Nov. 14, 2012.

Neil Young gets the love on his 67th birthday

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happy birthday neil young! Youth
Happy Birthday To A True GENIUS Of Music Mr. Neil Young!!!! Happy 67th Bday!Thurston Givenchy
Happy birthday, Neil Young! Old man, stay young :)Erin Schnittker
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Reviews from his current tour have indicated that anyone expecting to see Young’s more gentle material should probably start plugging their ears now.

One reviewer called his show in Vancouver “a maelstrom of distortion and dissonance.”

Not bad for a old dude. Happy birthday Neil!

-Photo taken from Flickr user “NRK P3” – Creative Commons.