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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

Progress Report

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

Watch Paul Simon Play A Fun-As-Hell Graceland Classic With Stephen Colbert On Washboard

Paul Simon could give a few other legacy acts lessons on how to perform on TV without coming across as being desperately thirsty for attention.
Tom Breihan | April 16, 2019 - 9:29 am

Watch Vampire Weekend Cover Paul Simon’s “Late In The Evening” At London Morning Concert

Vampire Weekend are currently warming up for their summer tour, playing some intimate shows around England. A few days ago, they played their new Father
Julia Gray | March 24, 2019 - 1:59 pm

Outside Lands Announces Paul Simon Headline Set

Last year, Paul Simon wrapped up his grand farewell tour with a show in Queens, a short distance from the house where he grew up.
Tom Breihan | March 22, 2019 - 12:22 pm

Watch Paul Simon Reimagine A Couple Of His Old Songs On Colbert

Back in September, Paul Simon played a big farewell show in his Queens hometown. But while Simon may be done with touring, he is decidedly…
Tom Breihan | January 29, 2019 - 9:00 am

Watch St. Vincent, Cyndi Lauper, Kelly Clarkson, & More Perform At Kennedy Center Honors

The Kennedy Center Honors program aired on television last night, though it was filmed earlier this month, and the 2018 recipients of the title included…
James Rettig | December 27, 2018 - 10:27 am

Man Who Just Made Record-Breaking Antarctica Trek Got A Call From Paul Simon Midway Through

Colin O'Brady recently became the first person ever to cross Antarctica from coast to coast alone and without the help of wind. The journey took…
James Rettig | December 27, 2018 - 9:51 am

Watch Paul Simon’s Record-Breaking 9th SNL Performance

Paul Simon played as the musical guest on last night's episode of Saturday Night Live. He performed a new version of "Can’t Run But" with…
Julia Gray | October 14, 2018 - 1:08 pm

Paul Simon, Travis Scott Announced As SNL Musical Guests

Saturday Night Live returns for its 44th season this weekend. As we already know, the premiere will be hosted by Adam Driver, and Kanye West
Peter Helman | September 27, 2018 - 5:51 pm

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
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