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Neil Young makes surprise appearance at Johnny D’s

They sauntered in through the kitchen to get to the stage, just like most bands do when performing at Johnny D’s, the cozy restaurant and club in the heart of Somerville’s Davis Square. They also looked like your typical barroom band.

Except one of the guys on electric guitar, the one in the black T-shirt, jeans, and wide-brimmed hat concealing a mane of graying hair, looked familiar. Five songs into the set, Pegi Young , the band’s leader, introduced him last.

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