the silver cross medal of honour

Folk / celtic

SINGLE - Released October 2019

A special tribute in honour of recipients of the Memorial / Silver Cross medal awarded each November in Canada prior to Remembrance Day.

Written by Neil w Young, the song was performed and recorded by Neil – twice nominated for a Hamilton Music Award and three-time winner of the IAIA (International Academy of Independent Artists) Golden Kayak Award, and Ray Lyell – singer, guitarist-multi-instrumentalist and Juno nominee.

Dreams in the wind

country / contemporary country

ALBUM - Released April 2019

A crossover collection of country, rock 'n' roll, pop, rockabilly, ballads, blues and more from the heart and from the soul - 14 original songs, 2 licensed covers.

 

Listen to songs on the "ALBUMS" page - link immediately below, by clicking on play arrow button above track list.

"1959" - MY GIFT TO YOU

"1959", the 1st song on my DREAMS IN THE WIND album was a "gift" - a story I explain in the booklet that comes with the CD. It is my "gift" to you FREE for visiting my web site. Go to the "ALBUMS" page to download "1959", or to the "STORE" page. If you feel inclined to leave a busking tip in DONATE below, it would be very much appreciated.

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those were the days

pop / jukebox 50's pop

ALBUM - Released January 2018

 

Songs from the legendary 1950’s Country, Blues and Rockabilly era, and the dawning of Rock 'n' Roll, performed with the heart and soul of back in the day reminiscent of Sam Phillips'  'Sun Records', Memphis, Tennessee, where Rock '& Roll was born

14 Licensed Covers & 2 Originals

 

Listen to songs on the "ALBUMS" page - link immediately below, by clicking on play arrow button above track list.

old memories

country / contemporary country

ALBUM - Released June 2016

Music coloured and shaped by the wonderfully free and inspiring times, experiences and memories of living and loving my teen years through the legendary 1950's Country, Blues and  Rockabilly era, and the dawning of Rock and Roll.

 

Listen to songs on the "ALBUMS" page - link immediately below, by clicking on play arrow button above track list.

WHAT DIFFERENCE WILL IT MAKE

country / alt country

ALBUM - Released July 2012

A memorable mix of Country, Country Rock, Rockabilly, a little old time Rock 'n Roll, a little Bluegrass and the deeply moving title track "What Difference Will It Make".

 

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that's what christmas means to me

christmas / holiday

SINGLE - Released December 2010

A heartfelt and longing song of memories and the meaning of Christmas delivered with a rich, warm and deep emotional vibe and style reminiscent of "Blue Christmas". 

NO LOOKING back

country / americana

ALBUM - Released August 2007

From tumbleweeds drifting down old Route 66, flashy 1950's convertibles, rusted-out flatbed trucks and lonely railway tracks, it is hard not to picture Johnny Cash here.

“A great CD - eleven great songs, beautifully written and sung, Neil puts his all in these songs, from the heart and from the soul. I recommend this CD and Neil w Young to everyone who likes it country." ~ Bobby Lawson, Rockabilly Hall of Fame member.

Listen to songs on the "ALBUMS" page - link immediately below, by clicking on play arrow button above track list.