Neil Young Upper Darby 11 Slater

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Postby automator on Mon Jun 13, 2011 5:08 am

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Postby coleslaw on Mon Jun 13, 2011 5:08 am

great job Todd :clap: :pint:+ 1 blue :) AOTW worthy IMO

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Postby rockbridge on Mon Jun 13, 2011 7:15 am

Damn...with the game on and eb being down to help alert me, I missed this! Somebody hit me up if you an extra or have buyers remorse :drool:
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Postby ricv64 on Mon Jun 13, 2011 7:51 am

lurve it
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Postby TRAVISK01 on Mon Jun 13, 2011 8:19 am

Does anybody know if these were released at the show, or only by Todd on his website?
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Postby jlabbate on Mon Jun 13, 2011 8:21 am

awesome print..seems like Slater& Young=perfect match!
+1 on the red..and damn lucky to get it! :pint:
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Postby SaintNoir on Mon Jun 13, 2011 9:54 am

I grabbed a red. I LOVE this print. Slater definitely seems to crush his Young prints. I didn't even know a blue existed until I saw one on ebay.

I saw it and thought it would go well near the Horkey True Grit as well... glad I was around my email when Slater sent the heads up. Didn't take long for this one to sell out.
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Postby dasher12 on Mon Jun 13, 2011 10:47 am

Bummed I missed out. Looks great !
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Postby OrangeBug on Mon Jun 13, 2011 10:59 am

Refunded?
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Postby lastchild11 on Mon Jun 13, 2011 11:31 am

+1 red. :D
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Postby jagiello on Mon Jun 13, 2011 11:57 am

Wow !
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Postby fredo on Mon Jun 13, 2011 11:58 am

Beauty.
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Postby RITFW on Mon Jun 13, 2011 11:58 am

drymount! I just moved this weekend and couldn't get internet hooked up until this morning. I just don't have any luck when it comes to Slater and Neil.

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Postby sasquatch on Mon Jun 13, 2011 12:06 pm

Beautiful, poignant. I bought one as soon as it went up. Never saw a blue.
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Postby dylansdad on Mon Jun 13, 2011 12:18 pm

Trivia: Some of the buffalo seen in the movie Dances With Wolves belonged to Neil Young.

A few of the lyrics from the song that inspired the print:

One day shots rang across the peaceful valley
God was crying tears that fell like rain
Before the railroad came from Kansas City
And the bullets hit the bison from the train
Shots rang across the peaceful valley
White man laid his foot upon the plain.

The wagon train rolled through the dusty canyon
The settlers full of wonder as they crossed
A gentle creek where two old oaks were standing
Before the west was won there was a cost
A rain of fire came down upon the wagons
A mother screamed and every soul was lost.

Change hit the country like a thunderstorm
Ancient rivers soon began to boil
People rushed like water to California
At first they came for gold and then for oil
Fortunes were made and lost in lifetimes
Mother earth took poison in her soil.


I don't remember to vote for AOTW too often, but I voted for this. I like the buffalo, the arrows, the mining tools, the drop of blood (or possibly rain/teardrop on the variant). And a great job on that radiant moon collage. Job well done, all around.

I just had to get the blue:

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