Spending the weekend in Ojai; added this album to my phone for the trip out. Here’s a taste. Arranged and produced by Jack Nitzsche, her husband, Buffy Sainte-Marie’s version of Neil Young’s oft-covered “Helpless” – from the 1971 LP, She Used To Wanna Be A Ballerina.

MP3: Buffy Sainte Marie :: Helpless

7 Responses to “Buffy Sainte Marie :: Helpless (Neil Young)”

  1. this and the preceding BSM record are my favorites

  2. i love when I can find these albums on spotify. thanks once again on widening my musical horizons.

  3. Her voice works wonders with anything.

  4. I’ve got this baby on vinyl. 😉

  5. One of my favourite covers, just works so well.

  6. Ry Cooder on guitar here, too.

  7. and another one

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