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Thursday | KVAL-TV Eugene

Duo preps for Festival of Eugene: 'The magic is in the collaboration'

EUGENE, Ore. Greg Nestler and Nate Hawtin are one of 24 bands that are set to play in the Festival of Eugene, which begins Friday.

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Related Topix: Eugene, OR, Pop/Rock, Art Garfunkel, Folk

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Newberry Observer

Newberry Opera House has eclectic season planned

The season opens with Elvis, 40 or so of him, when the week-long Ultimate Elvis Festival roll into town.

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Related Topix: Art Garfunkel, Pop/Rock, Folk, New Orleans, Jazz, The Hoppers, Gospel, Survivor

Ultimate-guitar.com

EKO: Ranger 6 [Reviews]

The Ranger 6 guitar is the mid-level instrument from EKO. It features a solid spruce top, mahogany back/sides and a solid mahogany neck with rosewood fingerboard and chrome covered machine heads.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Art Garfunkel, Folk, The Mamas & the Papas

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Daily Kos

Netroots Radio Presents: "The Monstrance of Bleeding Chains"

I'm Special Agent DJ Justice ; Radio Host and Program Director for Netroots Radio.com; and I'm manning the dials, spinning the discs, warbling the woofers, putting a slip in your hip and a trip to your hop.

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Related Topix: Entertainment, Drama, Television, The Radio Dept., Indie, Art Garfunkel, Folk, Pop/Rock, Paris, TX, Death Cab for Cutie

Best of New Orleans

Mental health resources

In 1965, Simon and Garfunkel recorded "Richard Cory," which was based on a 19th-century poem of the same name by Edwin Arlington Robinson.

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Related Topix: Art Garfunkel, Folk, Pop/Rock, Louisiana, New Orleans, LA, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, Bobby Jindal

Tue Aug 12, 2014

Mother Jones

A New Album From Elvis? Sort of.

How many versions of Elvis singing Simon and Garfunkel's "Bridge Over Troubled Water" would you like to hear? Is eight enough? That's what you get on this mammoth eight-CD set.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Elvis Presley, Art Garfunkel, Folk

Hispanic Business

Montreal singer-songwriter, Stephen Farrell to perform debut concert...

"Stephen displays an eclectic stylistic approach, with the common thread being his warm and richly melodic voice.

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Related Topix: Canada, Pop/Rock, Art Garfunkel, Folk

Mon Aug 11, 2014

Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

PopWatch Confessional: I'm bummed that Danity Kane broke up

"I have a lot of different types of music on my iPod." That's my go-to response when people ask for my favorite band, clearly trying to learn something about me by the fact that I like Jason Mraz or that one Mystikal song.

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Related Topix: Danity Kane, Art Garfunkel, Folk, Pop/Rock, Nick Carter, A.J. McLean

Thu Aug 07, 2014

Hispanic Business

Sound choice: Adam Ezra Group at Melody Tent Brewers Festival

But before that, he's got seven performances in a little over a week, and he also just played for local audiences at the -based group is a band that focuses heavily on touring and making its live performances an experience rather than a simple concert.

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Related Topix: Bluegrass, The Avett Brothers, Pop/Rock, Art Garfunkel, Folk

The Washington Post

Silent fans happily go for a ride with Passenger

Several times on Wednesday night at Echostage, the cavernous establishment almost went silent.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Passenger, Folk, Music, Entertainment

Tue Aug 05, 2014

Centauri Dreams

What We Want to Hear

So sang Simon & Garfunkel in their 1968 ballad "The Boxer." Human nature seems to drive us to look for what we most want to happen.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Art Garfunkel, Folk, Science / Technology, NASA, Space

Fri Aug 01, 2014

WXPN-FM Philadelphia

Watch Sympathy and the Lion's heartwarming KettlePot Sessions and catch them at MusikFest August 6th

Lancaster folk duo Sympathy and the Lion will be playing at this year's Musikfest .

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Art Garfunkel, Folk, Philadelphia, PA

CNN

Paul Simon Fast Facts

Children: with Edie Brickell: Gabriel Elijah, 1998; Lulu Belle, March 1995; Adrian Edward, December 28, 1992; with Peggy Harper: Harper James, September 7, 1972 Nominated for 35 and winner of 16 Grammy Awards , and recipient of the Grammy Lifetime Achievement award.

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Related Topix: Paul Simon, Pop/Rock, Art Garfunkel, Folk, World News, South Africa, Africa,

Hispanic Business

Songwriter to take stage for OMHOF concert

"I had to work hard at honing them after the gifts came," Hobbs said. . Many songs written by Hobbs have made an impact on performers as well as listeners.

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Related Topix: Folk, Pop/Rock, Art Garfunkel

GPB.org

Slow Walkers May Be On Their Way To Dementia

Wait a minute. Weren't we told by Simon and Garfunkel: "Slow down, you move too fast.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Art Garfunkel, Folk, Alzheimer's, Health, Medicine, Neurology

Thu Jul 31, 2014

WPLR

This Day in Music History: July 31st

Their set clocked in at four hours and six minutes. 2004: Simon and Garfunkel closed out the European leg of their second reunion tour by performing a free concert at Rome's Coliseum in front of 600,000 fans.

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Related Topix: Bruce Springsteen & the E Street Band, Rock-N-Roll, Finland, World News, Art Garfunkel, Folk, Pop/Rock, Roger Waters, The Beatles

River Front Times

St. Louis Symphony Announces Ten New Live at Powell Hall Concerts

The St. Louis Symphony has just added ten new concerts to its 2014-2015 Live at Powell Hall concert series.

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Related Topix: Symphony, Arts, Empty Clip Studios, Video Games, Gliese Games, 2012, Celebrities, Pop/Rock, The Eagles, Art Garfunkel, Folk

The Times

Variety show among weekend offerings

On Friday and Saturday, Cabaret Dinner Theatre will offer a comedy variety show spotlighting local talent of all ages, and the headlining act will be the band Airheart.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Art Garfunkel, Folk, Theater, Arts

Mon Jul 28, 2014

St. Louis Jazz Notes

Chris Botti returning next June to Powell Hall

Trumpeter Chris Botti is coming back to St. Louis next year to perform with the St. Louis Symphony Orchestra on Friday, June 5 at Powell Symphony Hall.

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Related Topix: Chris Botti, Jazz, Symphony, Empty Clip Studios, Video Games, Art Garfunkel, Folk, Pop/Rock, Entertainment, Drama, Television

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Braingle

Today's Daily Trivia Quiz

This song was written by Simon and Garfunkel in 1968 for the movie "The Graduate".

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Related Topix: Folk, Pop/Rock, Art Garfunkel

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