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  1. October 13 celebrity birthdaysRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KFVS12

    ... Red Rocker" Sammy Hagar is 68 today. He's a singer-songwriter who first broke onto the scene with his partner Art Garfunkel. Their hits included "Sounds of Silence," "Mrs. Robinson" and "Bridge Over Troubled Water." After their break-up, the hits ...


  2. Paul SimonRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Free Dictionary

    Paul Frederic Simon is an American musician and singer-songwriter . Simon's fame, influence, and commercial success began as part of the duo Simon & Garfunkel, formed in 1964 with musical partner Art Garfunkel .


  3. ListenUp: Greenpoint: Runnin' AwayRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Cool Hunting

    Greenpoint is the latest project from Zach Seman and Roger Kleinman, a NYC-based production and songwriting duo signed to Warner/Chappell . Having mysteriously set up a website with three indie-pop songs -including a cover of Sia's "Chandelier"-the two explain that they consider Greenpoint a much-needed side creative outlet.


  4. Happy Columbus Day from Beppe Gambetta, Italy's flat-picking ambassadorRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Morristown Green

    The guitarist headlined over the weekend at the Folk Project's Acoustic Getaway , accompanied by his "cousin Gino," as he affectionately calls his audio looping pedal. Gambetta's loopy sense of humor is displayed in the intros to La Citta Vecchia, a mazurka about the old country, and Chipmunk Licks, inspired by a critter under his porch in Hunterdon County.


  5. Brad Simmons Brings In The Company of Strangers: The Music of Paul Simon to the Metropolitan RoomRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday |

    Metropolitan Room presents Brad Simmons In the Company of Strangers: The Music of Paul Simon . Brad celebrates the iconic songbook of Paul Simon , focusing on his early tunes, the Simon & Garfunkel years.


  6. ListenUp: Strings-only Bjork, Vulfpeck's funky jams, James Blake...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 9 | Cool Hunting

    Though BjA rk just released the final installment of remixes for her heartbreak album Vulnicura , she's not done yet reworking the dense layers of material. The Icelandic heroine will be releasing an "acoustic" version of the full LP, featuring new sonic point-of-views, violin solos and a unique instrument called the Viola Organista .


  7. The Found Theatre Presents the Procrastinator's CabaretRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 10 |

    In 1993 two freshmen met in art class and dreamed of a night when they could stand on stage before friends and sing.Twenty-two years later...that night is here! . Join performer/educator, Siouz-Sanna Ramirez-Cruz and OTW's Terra Taylor Knudson for a night of song from a lifetime of planning! With Ron Levy on piano, this musical event is sure to be one for the ages! Featuring music from Wicked, Showboat, Frank Sinatra , Barbara Streisand, Judy Garland , City of Angels, Idina Manzel, Simon & Garfunkel and more! This ain't your mama's once-in-two-decades-cabaret! Bring your tappin' shoes and get ready for a grand ole time! Sioux and Terra grew up in theatre.


  8. No wonder Katie is so synchronised: Presetner honed her dance...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 10 | Daily Mail

    Katie Derham - best known as the face of the Proms and a presenter on BBC Radio 3 - was part of her school's synchronised swimming team Our exclusive pictures reveal that Katie Derham first honed her dance skills as a member of her school's synchronised swimming team. The snaps show the teenaged Katie performing with team mates during her school summer fete at Cheadle Hulme independent school in Manchester, which Katie attended between 1978 and 1988.


  9. Art Garfunkel Comes to MPAC TonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 9 |

    Art Garfunkel, who has one of the most distinct voices in the history of pop music, performs at Mayo Performing Arts Center tonight, October 10, 2015 at 8 pm. Tickets are $39-79.


  10. James Blake Covers 'The Sound of Silence' With Justin VernonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 9 | National Public Radio

    James Blake returned to BBC Radio 1 Residency Thursday night, this time with Bon Iver's Justin Vernon. Vernon, who is rumored to appear on Blake's forthcoming LP Radio Silence , discussed bringing Blake and the 1-800-Dinosaur record label crew to his Eaux Claires music festival, which takes place in his Wisconsin hometown.


  11. ListenUp: Vulfpeck: Funky DuckRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 9 | Cool Hunting

    Funk band with a sense of humor Vulfpeck reached internet fame last year with "Sleepify," an album made up of nothing but silent tracks and released on Spotify. Asking fans to play it on repeat before going to bed, the band ended up making around $19,655 for 5.5 million plays before Spotify removed it after seven weeks; Vulfpeck used the funds to support a tour of entirely free shows around the US.


  12. A look at the kookiest 2016 prez candidatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 9 | New York Daily News

    The 2016 presidential race includes more than 1,000 registered candidates, including a number of made-up names and weirdos. That sounds like the start of a joke, but amazingly it's not.


  13. ListenUp: James Blake: The Sound of SilenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 9 | Cool Hunting

    "Hello darkness, my old friend / I've come to talk to you again": the iconic lyrics from Simon & Garfunkel's timeless 1964 hit "The Sound of Silence" are now sung by James Blake in a cover version. He ended his two-hour BBC Radio 1 Residency show this week with the tune, saying on air, "I think when Paul Simon and Garfunkel wrote this, they said something along the lines of, it was about the breakdown of communication.


  14. James Blake covered Simon & Garfunkel's "The Sound of Silence"Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 9 | Brooklynvegan

    Still no word on that James Blake album, which reportedly will feature Kanye West and Justin Vernon, but James did appear on BBC Radio 1 last night where he chatted with Justin and then debuted a cover of Simon & Garfunkel 's classic "The Sound of Silence." It's mostly James and his keyboard, and he gives the song the kind of sparse arrangements he had on his first album.


  15. James Blake performs aching cover of Simon & Garfunkel 'The Sounds"So of Silence'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 9 | Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

    Dubstep minimalist James Blake stopped by BBC Radio 1 Residency yesterday where he was joined by Bon Iver mastermind Justin Vernon. They discussed music, festivals - particularly Vernon's own Eaux Claires Festival, which he curated with The National's Aaron Dessner - and Vernon even did a Bob Dylan impression.


  16. NewsJames Blake and Bon Iver cover Simon & Garfunkel's 'The Sound of Silence' - " listenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 9 | NME

    James Blake has covered folk duo Simon & Garfunkel , with help from Bon Iver 's Justin Vernon. 'The Sound of Silence' was originally written and released in 1964, with Blake and Vernon airing their rendition on the former's BBC Radio 1 Residency Show on Thursday .


  17. James Blake Shares Somber and Synthy Cover of Simon &...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2015 | Spin

    James Blake returned to his long-running BBC Radio 1 residency on Thursday night, but the show featured more than just a DJ set this time around. His fellow Fall Creek Choir Boy - Bon Iver's Justin Vernon - stopped by the show for a chat, discussing, among other things, his Eaux Claires music festival and doing a Bob Dylan impression.


  18. Art Garfunkel to perform in MorristownRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 8 | The West Milford Messenger

    Art Garfunkel, who has one of the most distinct voices in the history of pop music, performs at Mayo Performing Arts Center on Saturday, Oct. 10, 2015 at 8 p.m. Tickets will cost $39 to $79. Although it has been 40 years since Bridge Over Troubled Water was recorded, Art Garfunkel's image and signature vocal remain among the most instantly recognizable in popular music.


  19. James Blake - "The Sound Of Silence"Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 8 | Stereogum

    James Blake returned to BBC Radio 1's Residency tonight, and he was joined on air by Justin Vernon of Bon Iver, as Pitchfork points out. The two chatted about a number of topics, and Blake closed out the show by playing a new cover of Simon & Garfunkel's "The Sound Of Silence," which he dedicated to a friend who passed away on New Year's Eve.


  20. Baltimore museum celebrates Paul SimonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 8 | WBAL-TV Baltimore