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Make Way For Zara Larsson, Sweden’s Latest Weapons-Grade Pop Export

Every four years, at the midway point between World Cups, the Union of European Football Associations (UEFA) holds the European Championship, a massive tournament in…
Chris DeVille | June 16, 2016 - 2:43 pm

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Progress Report: Paul Simon

Name: Paul Simon Progress Report: Rock and roll icon hits the road this fall and prepares to bring a live version of Graceland to…
T. Cole Rachel | October 31, 2011 - 9:39 am


Time’s All-Time 100 Albums

The music mavens at the venerable Time magazine have compiled their list of the "ALL-TIME 100" albums -- unranked and broken down by decade. We're…
Stereogum | November 14, 2006 - 6:22 pm

More Paul Simon stories

Stream Paul Simon’s New Album In The Blue Light

Right now, Paul Simon is in looking-back mode. He's currently on a huge farewell tour, hitting all the big arenas one last time before going…
Tom Breihan | August 30, 2018 - 10:25 am

Hear Paul Simon’s New Version Of “Rene And Georgette Magritte With Their Dog After The War”

In 1981, Paul Simon and Art Garfunkel reunited for a massive Central Park concert. 500,000 people showed up, and a live album taped at the…
Tom Breihan | August 29, 2018 - 8:55 am

Hear Paul Simon’s New Version Of The Rhythm Of The Saints Track “Can’t Run But”

Paul Simon's 1990 album Rhythm Of The Saints is one of those beautiful examples of someone who's already a legend and a commercial force pushing…
Tom Breihan | August 24, 2018 - 9:21 am

Hear Paul Simon’s New Version Of “One Man’s Ceiling Is Another Man’s Floor”

Before wrapping up his farewell tour next month, Paul Simon will release a new album called In The Blue Light, on which he revisits and…
Chris DeVille | August 7, 2018 - 4:24 pm

Paul Simon Announces New Album In The Blue Light

Paul Simon recently kicked off his Homeward Bound farewell tour, which concludes on 9/22 with a final performance in his Queens hometown. But before he…
Peter Helman | July 12, 2018 - 10:41 am

Paul Simon Announces Farewell Tour’s Final Show In Queens

Paul Simon announced today that he will be performing the final show of his Farewell Tour on his old stomping grounds in Queens. He will…
Julia Gray | June 20, 2018 - 7:03 pm

Hear Paul Simon’s Graceland Get Remixed By Paul Oakenfold, Groove Armada, & More

Legendary singer-songwriter Paul Simon is about to head out on his farewell tour, and what better way to commemorate his five-plus decades in the biz…
Chris DeVille | April 6, 2018 - 9:29 am

Paul Simon Announces Final Dates Of His Farewell Tour

Earlier this year, general all-around legend Paul Simon announced that he's "bringing [his] performing career to a natural end." The 76-year-old Simon says that he…
Tom Breihan | March 12, 2018 - 10:36 am

Paul Simon Announces Retirement From The Road, Shares Farewell Tour Dates

Paul Simon has announced that he's retiring from touring following a final farewell tour that will take place later this year. "I've often wondered what…
James Rettig | February 5, 2018 - 10:14 am

Paul Simon Announces Farewell Show

Paul Simon was publicly contemplating his own retirement in interviews last year, and now it looks like he's there. As The Telegraph reports, Simon is…
Tom Breihan | January 30, 2018 - 9:37 am

Watch Paul Simon & Miley Cyrus Perform With Billy Joel At MSG

Billy Joel performed another show as part of his long-running residency at Madison Square Garden last night, and he brought a couple of friends along.
Peter Helman | October 1, 2017 - 11:28 am

Livestream Texas Strong Harvey Benefit Featuring Willie Nelson, Paul Simon, James Taylor, & More

There's already been at least one star-studded benefit to aid those in Texas affected by Hurricane Harvey. And tonight, musicians including Willie Nelson, Paul Simon,…
Peter Helman | September 22, 2017 - 9:21 pm

Watch Chris Martin Cover Paul Simon’s “Graceland” With A Horn Section

Chris Martin guested on BBC Radio 1's Live Lounge and performed a cover of Paul Simon's "Graceland." The Coldplay frontman brought in a horn section…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | September 4, 2017 - 11:58 am

Edie Brickell And Paul Simon Donate $1 Million To Harvey Relief

Edie Brickell and Paul Simon have pledged to donate $1 million dollars towards the relief effort for those affected by Hurricane Harvey. According to a…
Peter Helman | September 1, 2017 - 6:35 pm

Watch Lorde And Jack Antonoff Cover Paul Simon At Outside Lands

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,…
Chris DeVille | August 14, 2017 - 12:16 pm
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