Monday, June 29, 2009

A pair of legends

Over the weekend, Paul joined Neil Young onstage at the Canadian legend's concert in Hyde Park for a rendition of "A Day in the Life." It's a thrill to watch:

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There's a lot to enjoy about this clip: seeing two icons of music joyfully rock out together and even embrace one another, hearing the crowd faithfully sing along to The Beatles' classic and erupt when Paul makes his appearance, and just realizing what a blessing it is that both are still alive. Let's hope for more collaborations down the line.

And here are the two, back in 2004, performing Young's poignant "Only Love Can Break Your Heart:"

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