He spent 40 years rocking in a free world.

Now Neil Young is trying something different. He is rockin in a drug free world.

Young has written a new book about his life and he spoke to Rolling Stone Magazine about his new sobriety from alcohol and pot.

The article highlights some of the passages in the book, including these thoughts from Young, “The straighter I am, the more alert I am, the less I know myself and the harder it is to recognize myself. I need a little grounding in something and I am looking for it everywhere.”

Read the rest of the Rollig Stone article by clicking here.