Rust Never Sleeps: a Taste of Neil Young Warms Up Firefly's
Rust Never Sleeps covers the extensive catalog of Neil Young on Friday night at Firefly's.
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According to Rust Never Sleeps' website, the band "is a unique, live rock show that celebrates the music, and musical career of Neil Young. Based in the Greater Boston area, Rust Never Sleeps pays tribute to Neil Young and his music the best way they know how... with integrity."
Marlborough Patch asked drummer Jeremy Esposito five questions before the band hits the stage on Friday.
Marlborough Patch: Why Neil Young?
JE: Neil is a major influence on all of us. We love his music.
MP: Does anyone in the band have hair like Neil Young?
JE: Yes … our fearless leader … Kenny Gibson.
MP: Who is most likely to defect from the band and form a Crosby, Stills and Nash tribute?
JE: Not likely to happen. It’s all about Neil’s contribution to that lineup.
MP: Favorite song of the set?
JE: All of them.
MP: Song you don't play?
JE: "Cry, Cry, Cry"
Rust Never Sleeps plays Friday, May 11, at Dante's, located in Firefly's BBQ Restaurant.