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The Needle & The Damage Done

Features of This Track

folk rock qualities
mild rhythmic syncopation
intricate melodic phrasing
acoustic sonority
major key tonality
melodic songwriting
a distinctive male lead vocal
acoustic rhythm guitars
sad lyrics
a mid-tempo shuffle feel

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He sounds like the old pedo from family guy ��
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I HAVE NEVER SEEN THE NEEDLE OR THE DAMAGE...I HATE NEEDLES
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Been There. Sucks.. don't recommend it to even my worse of enemies
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Great song..just brings back a bad part in my life.
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GONE,GONE THE DAMAGE DONE
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I HAVE NEVER SEEN THE NEEDLE OR THE DAMAGE DONE...THANK GOD
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I'm 13 and I love this song. I grew up listening to this type of music (folk rock).
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:-)
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Yes I've been there 14years..not no more though..
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Fortunately I never saw the needle or the damage done.
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Reminds me of a loved one
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I've seen the needle and the damage done........ .
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pelonisfamil y
Cathy loves this song!!!
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This song is well understood for me from more than a few of my friends ...I gr=w up wit including my Brother - in- Law Steve..
...coming &one from Nam....A stoned junkie. .... I pray for all that have losses from this time period....I' m just a fisherman. .... Teddy!
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Folk, not even once...
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If you're young and fooling around with pain pills will eventually find the needle and the damage will be immense
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Maybe the first main stream song about H
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Neils truth does not compromise
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I've heard over the last 30 years a lot of people bash Neil for his singing but this just gives you chills how haunting his delivery is here.
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hellya!! Narcan with that needle!!! Narvana still be here!!!! Hey man we cant talk to everyone or save em all!!!! you been there man! !!!!!! God blesss!!
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I really like this tune
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❤Classic!!!!
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alohakghi
How many great junkie songs are there for god's sake?
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too real.....
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So true.tell it Neil !!!!
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1178175243
Seen the damage too many times, I have lost many friends over the years.
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Stay away from heroin kids.....
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Splendid harmony between synthesizer and drums.. So cool!!!
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One of those songs that can hit home to someone you know
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1167690404
@Burrito NO! I can listen to this on repeat for the rest of the day.
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I am 127 and i like it a little, not his best
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no you're not alone I'm 65 going strong
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fdgtrh
Am I the only person under 40 who likes this song? haha
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aprilcoder
Search for April's Pseudo Hardcore Fiefdom to tune into my first and favorite station, deep roots and an ecclectic mix of blow your doors off music!
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Some sing the song because they hate the man, more Neil sarcasm?
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elcue
hauntingly beautiful. one of his best.
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Simply BEAUTIFUL!
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usualsuspect n o 2
damn... jam hits home...
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kshannon1983
Neil Young's voice just gives me the chills. It's soooo good.
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My buddy told me I should here this song...I'm a Dead and Dylan fan man young just hits that spot like water when you are thirsty....
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hblee67
One of my favorites for over 30 years.
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long may we run
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jskynyrd
HI IM 55 AND ITS STILL THE BEST!!!!!!!! ! ! ! ! !
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Hell I am 57 and this is my music!
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thevanman552
Wow, still to this day this song sends chills up my spine. Neil is simply the best.
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Deep.
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i'm 52 back in the 70s i listened to it all.
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garyguttman4
sat in my 62 rambler and unwrapped this record ...could not wait to get home and watch it go round and round on my dual turn table...what a voice...sold the car keep the record...197 2 my best year
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Amen Liz this dude rocked whiteelephan t bar n ft worth tx
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Great album!!!

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