News ·

Neil Young receives arachnid honor

Neil Young receives arachnid honor
Neil Young has lent his name to a lot of things over the years in the name of making some bank (belt buckles, rolling papers, a couple of inscrutable movies), but the latest use of his name is more in the name of posterity than profitability. East Carolina University biologist Jason Bond, a lifelong Young fan, has used the singer’s name to christen a new species of trapdoor spider, the Myrmekiaphila neilyoungi. Bond said that in addition to Young’s music, he had a “great appreciation of him as a musician and an activist.” Young has yet to release a statement, though he might be reworking the lyrics of “Transformer Man” into the far more appropriate “Spider Man.”  [Idolator]
Oasis - Oasis drummer quits, Gallaghers starting to resemble Nigel Tufnel and David St. Hubbins Shearwater Shearwater frontman parts ways with Okkervil River
Sponsored Content
Neil Young

looks like Young is on the Diamond-train as well with that haircut

/site_media/uploads/images/users/dukkookim/6460_1130716601218_1626340558_309884_1280450_njpg.jpg dukkookim

Find us on Facebook

Latest Comments