Articles tagged paul simon

The Top Eight Songs About Other Famous People

You're so vain but this song is about you.

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John Wesley Harding: Video-making Man

John Wesley Harding teams up with Eugene Mirman for new video, "Sing Your Own Song", which spoofs a Paul Simon classic.

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17 Oct 2011 // 6:30 AM

Paul Simon: 2011’s Ironman

Paul Simon’s had quite a busy year. He’s been on tour most of the time since the release of his album So Beautiful

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Paul Simon: There Goes Rhymin’ Simon / Live Rhymin’

Hey, these look a lot like those remasters we got seven years ago. Oh well, you'll need at least one of them.

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Fire and Rain: The Beatles, Simon & Garfunkel, James Taylor, CSNY and the Lost Story of 1970

David Browne’s Fire and Rain tells the story of four iconic albums of 1970 and the lives, times, and constantly intertwining personal ties of the remarkable artists who made them.

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Paul Simon and others release albums in time for Record Store Day

Remember records? Musicians hope you do. But if you need a reminder, the people who sell talking platters would like to see you Saturday for

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Paul Simon “Getting Ready for Christmas Day” with Free Download

This spring, Paul Simon will drop So Beautiful or So What, his first album of new material in five years. In support of this upcoming

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Full Circle: Béla Fleck, Paul Simon & America’s Return to the World Community

Béla Fleck didn't ask to be the Avatar of the New American Culture (avatars never do). He happened to be in the right place at the right time with a banjo and a digital recorder. The remaining dots are ours to connect, and we've begun to connect them.

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Paul Simon: Live from Philadelphia

Looking a bit like Lou Reed's more sober brother, Paul Simon delivers a short, fairly laid-back set of hit songs and some newer material.

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22 Oct 2008 // 11:00 PM

Aqualung: Words and Music

Caution must be taken to avoid listening too hard lest you risk inescapable boredom.

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Paul Simon: The Essential Paul Simon

The early stuff we all know about. The Essential Paul Simon makes an argument for checking in after Graceland.

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23 May 2006 // 12:00 AM

Paul Simon: Surprise

A bright and rewarding work that will be lauded as His Best Album Since Fill In The Blank Here, Surprise is a low-key, sneaky little gem.

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The Dick Cavett Show: Rock Icons

For classic rock fans, the set contains some fascinating moments, and it's a testament to Cavett's willingness to play with format that they don't seem dated.

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	Paul Simon: The Paul Simon Songbook

When you listen to The Paul Simon Songbook and notice the 1965 date attached to most of the songs, you think, “Hey, that’s kind of

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A Chat with José González at Newport Folk Festival

// Notes from the Road

"José González's sets during Newport Folk Festival weren't on his birthday (that is today) but each looked to be a special intimate performance.

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