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  1. Art Garfunkel is still feuding, still talking (and singing) after all these yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

    In January, Art Garfunkel told the Miami Herald he "can't imagine that world," one in which he and former music partner Paul Simon get along. On Sept.


  2. Watch Lorde And Jack Antonoff Cover Paul Simon At Outside LandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 14 | Stereogum

    Did you know Lorde sampled Paul Simon on Melodrama ? It's true! Upon the album's release she tweeted that Simon's voice, excerpted from a Graceland documentary, can be heard at the start of "Loveless" asking "What is this tape?" And now Lorde and Melodrama 's co-producer, Jack Antonoff, have delivered a more overt tribute to Art Garfunkel's old frenemy. Perched on the front of the stage, they covered "Me And Julio Down By The Schoolyard" together Sunday at San Francisco's Outside Lands festival.


  3. Amy Schumer on BroadwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 8 |

    ... ving been operated at a loss for some time. Reports suggested Martin, Brickell, and her husband, veteran musician Paul Simon, had poured more than $1 million of their personal funds into the show to help Bright Star keep shining.


  4. Billy Eichner's Hilarious Emmys 'Smear Campaign' Against SNLRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 7 |

    ... Night Live ?" While Lorne Michaels has "millions of dollars, countless awards and a lifelong friendship with Paul Simon," Eichner said, "You know what I have? Student loans!" He compared a win for SNL to giving an award to pizza. "I get it, it's an ...


  5. Sherman Downey stepping outside his routine in Paul Simon showRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 7 | Telegram

    Sherman Downey with Sadie and Alister MacDonnell, two of the many performers joining him onstage for the "Paul Simon Spectacular." As part of the "Paul Simon Spectacular" headlining Gros Morne Summer Music, Downey is expanding his artistic endeavours - tackling things he's never done before, such as choreographed dancing.


  6. Music review: Ladysmith Black Mambazo, Kelvingrove Bandstand, GlasgowRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 6 | Sunday Herald

    ... have been spreading the gospel of their culture across the globe ever since.World-wide acclaim came in 1986, when Paul Simon featured them on his multi-platinum album, Graceland and from that album, Homeless and Diamonds on the Soles of Her Shoes ...


  7. Old Shoe Performs Paul Simon's 'Graceland' At 2016 Shoe FestRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 4 | JamBase

    ... The Schwag and more at Shoe Fest '17. This week's Full Show Friday features Old Shoe's full performance of Paul Simon's Graceland from last year's festival. Old Shoe was joined by the Low Down Brass Band for portions of their performance on ...


  8. Channeling Elvis, Paramus man gets all shook up at the ShoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 3 |

    Channeling Elvis, Paramus man gets all shook up at the Shore Tommy Walker has a summer gig impersonating Elvis Presley on the boardwalk in Seaside Heights. Check out this story on Rockers from Paul Simon to Marc Cohn have written songs about it.


  9. GracelandRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 2 | LEO Weekly

    There's a line in Paul Simon's song "Graceland" that goes: "My traveling companion is 9 years old / He is the child of my first marriage." It's an odd line that only Simon could pull off, a lyric that I'll forever love because of the opportunity it presented to me and my son, who is from my first marriage.


  10. A one-night stand that stands out: Preview an Acoustic Getaway weekend with some greats, Sept. 9Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 1 | Morristown Green

    ... , of the popular Roche Sisters, and a guitar seminar by the award-winning Cliff Eberhardt. Roche has worked with Paul Simon, Steven Spielberg, Linda Ronstadt, the Indigo Girls, Robert Fripp and Tracy Ullman, among others, and has performed on ...


  11. Next Colton Riverside Performance features NorthboundRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 31 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    ... spanning a wide variety of musical tastes, is influenced by great singer-songwriters including James Taylor, Paul Simon, John Fogerty and The Beatles. Audience participants should bring their own chairs. Bathroom facilities located both inside and ...


  12. Willie NelsonRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 29 | KISU-TV Pocatello

    ... s at this year's tribute include Rosanne Cash, Leon Bridges, Ana Gabriel, Edie Brickell and past Gershwin honoree Paul Simon.


  13. Story from NorthCountryNow.comRead the original story

    Friday Jul 28 | North Country Now

    ... spanning a wide variety of musical tastes, is influenced by popular singer-songwriters including James Taylor, Paul Simon, John Fogerty, and The Beatles. Grilled hot dogs and hamburgers, drinks, and other refreshments will be available to purchase ...


  14. Bakithi Kumalo Chooses Phil Jones Bass For Paul Simon TourRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 24 | Bass Player

    Phil Jones Bass has announced that esteemed South African Bassist, Bakithi Kumalo, of Paul Simon's band will endorse the PJB brand and feature the company's products in the upcoming Paul Simon 2017 summer tour. Kumalo is a bassist, composer, and vocalist, who has worked with a wide variety of artists including Tedeshi-Trucks Band, Gloria Estefan, Herbie Hancock, Cyndi Lauper, and Harry Belafonte among many others.


  15. Missy Elliott and Bjork give FYF Fest 2017 a cinematic openingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 21 | Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

    ... Bjork's stagewear on Friday might rival the memorable swan dress she wore to the Academy Awards. Picture Paul Simon dressed as a turkey from that early “Saturday Night Live” sketch where he started to sing “Still Crazy After All ...


  16. Paul Simon's African party in Hyde ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 20 | Daily Mail

    The night before Paul Simon brought his Graceland revue to Hyde Park in July 2012, promoters at the same venue pulled the plug on Bruce Springsteen as his show was approaching a thunderous finale. The Boss had been joined onstage by Paul McCartney, and the pair were romping through Beatles classics when the electricity supply was cut to comply with a curfew.


  17. .com | Musician Ray Phiri to be remembered in Nelspruit Memorial serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 19 | News24

    ... Stadium. According to SA History Online, Phiri joined the global Graceland tour, headed by American singer Paul Simon, to mobilise support for the struggle for liberation and to promote dialogue across cultures. Technological disruption is rife in ...


  18. Cursed Be The Machines, For They Shall Inherit The EarthRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 19 | The Weekly Standard

    ... when it comes with no state taxes and free two-day shipping.) "These are the days of miracle and wonder," Paul Simon sang in 1986, on his Graceland album. I was a junior in high school at the time, and I bought it on cassette, back in the ...


  19. Eamonn McCann slams English pop group Radiohead for breaching boycott of IsraelRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 19 | Derry Today

    ... government as a great coup, helping to normalise the State's image." The Derry activist said it recalled Paul Simon's controversial breach of the artistic and cultural boycott of apartheid South Africa through his critically acclaimed 'Graceland' ...


  20. Marlowe Theatre Announces Upcoming Music NightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2017 |

    ... of gospel music. The result is a musical and spiritual alchemy that has touched a worldwide audience ever since Paul Simon first introduced them on the Graceland album Their joyously energetic performance combines powerful choruses, softer, almost ...