Archive | Jun 24, 2018

Certain Songs #1248: Neil Young – “Walk On”

Album: On The Beach
Year: 1974

Recorded at the Broken Arrow Ranch on November 30, 1973

A few months after the original Tonight’s The Night sessions in Hollywood, Neil Young summoned Billy Talbot, Ralph Molina & Ben Keith to his ranch to record a few more songs. Whether or not they were meant for Tonight’s the Night is unclear, as the songs recorded in this period — “Winterlong,” “Borrowed Tune,” “For The Turnstiles” and “Walk On” — ended up in different places: “For The Turnstiles” & “Walk On” ended up on On The Beach, “Borrowed Tune” is a highlight of Tonight’s The Night and “Winterlong” surfaced on Decade.

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