I am reading it now too, about half thru, and he definitely could have used an editor (I work in publishing). He repeats a lot of the same stories, sometimes on the same page! I am especially annoyed that he continuously interrupts the narrative for a "Message from Pure Tone" (now "Pono") and how he is going to rescue the music biz with high res files served via the cloud. OK, great, but come on. One short chapter would have sufficed. We get the point Neil. He does come across much as a much more kind and reflective person than Gregg Allman came across in his autobio. He sounds like he has made a lot of mistakes and sacrifices as he has followed the muse and is looking to his family as the center of his grounding as he ages. His thoughts and reflections on the important people in his life who he has lost are especially insightful. Very interesting to learn how long he has known Steve Stills and how connected he feels with him. Compared to Gregg with his 5th or 6th wife (can't remember, and I don't think Gregg can either) and his dismissal and outright condemnation of many great musicians he had come into contact with over the years, it seems Neil Young has come through it all much wiser and kinder. I love these books.
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