Neil Young + Promise Of The Real – The Monsanto Years

neil young the hand MonsantoAnger at a world he sees driven by corporate needs fuels some catchy and crunchy guitar from Neil and Willie’s son Lukas Nelson (the band is his).

The lyrics are either forthright or trite, depending on your world view, but this is Neil is at his confounding best – having a laugh, firing darts.

Do people just want to hear silly love songs? Or equally vacuous protest songs?