Neil Young Announces 50th Anniversary Edition Of Iconic 1972 Album ‘Harvest’

NEIL YOUNG has announced plans to release his 1972 album Harvest with a 50th Anniversary Edition. Young’s fourth solo album remains one of the most beloved in his catalogue and is dense with songs that have long-permeated radio waves. The 50th Anniversary Edition Box Sets will be released Friday 2nd December on Vinyl and CD, boasting the original album, three studio outtakes on CD/7” vinyl, an unreleased live 1971 BBC solo performance on CD, LP and DVD. The film Harvest Time is a previously unseen 2-hour documentary filmed in 1971, documenting the Harvest sessions. Also included in the package is a hardbound book and fold-out poster. The vinyl box sets include a lithograph print.

Click HERE to pre-order/pre-save. Pre-order today and receive and instant download of a previously unreleased live version of Heart Of Gold, from the 1971 BBC Concert followed by the unreleased Harvest outtake of Journey Through The Past on November 4th. Click HERE to view and share the Heart Of Gold video.

Fans of the record will receive a new glimpse into Harvest through the two DVDs included in the box set. The first is Harvest Time, an unreleased two-hour film shot during the making of Harvest, with footage from Young’s ‘Harvest Barn’ sessions in Northern California, recording sessions in Nashville and London. The second is a film of the unreleased solo BBC Concert recorded on February 23, 1971.

Also included are three outtakes tracks from the original Harvest sessions: Bad Fog of Loneliness, Journey Through The Past, and Dance Dance Dance. Additionally, the hardbound book will include never-before-seen photos along with extensive liner notes by photographer Joel Bernstein.

On December 2nd the Harvest 50th Anniversary Edition will also be available digitally at Neil Young Archives and most DSPs.

Harvest 50th Anniversary track listing:

CD 1/LP 1 – Harvest

Out On The Weekend
A Man Needs A Maid
Heart Of Gold
Are You Ready For The Country?
Old Man
There’s A World
The Needle And The Damage Done
Words (Between The Lines Of Age)

CD 2/LP 2 – Neil Young Live In Concert at the BBC, February 1971

Out On The Weekend
Old Man
Journey Through The Past
Heart of Gold
Don’t Let It Bring You Down
A Man Needs A Maid
Love in Mind
Dance Dance Dance

CD 3/7” vinyl – Harvest outtakes

Bad Fog Of Loneliness
Journey Through The Past
Dance Dance Dance

DVD 1:

Harvest Time (2-hour film)

DVD 2:

Neil Young Live In Concert at the BBC