Neil Young Releases 1971 Version Of “Helpless” Live!
Neil Young has recently released concert album and film “Young Shakespeare”. The show was recorded on January 22nd, 1971 at the Shakespeare Theater in Stratford, Connecticut. You can get a copy here. Young has released the song Helpless from that historic night. The song written by Young and first appeared on Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young’s 1970 album “Deja Vu”.
This was a solo performance and hearing Young perform this is truly a great experience. It makes you feel like you are witnessing something special. It’s things like this that I love about Young. I’m glad it was captured. What makes this even more unique is we get unseen footage from the show in the video. Now this is rare and well worth the wait. Check it out below.