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The Number Ones

The Number Ones: Simon & Garfunkel’s “The Sound Of Silence”

In The Number Ones, I'm reviewing every single #1 single in the history of the Billboard Hot 100, starting with the chart's beginning, in 1958,
Tom Breihan | August 23, 2018 - 10:17 am


Vanity Fair’s Top Ten Movie Soundtracks Of All Time

Vanity Fair went and put together their Top 50 film soundtracks, releasing the top ten choices today -- the rest will be out next month…
Stereogum | October 24, 2007 - 6:17 pm

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Nile Rodgers, Pete Townshend, Stormzy, & More Cover Simon & Garfunkel On Grenfell Tower Benefit Song

More than 50 artists have teamed up to lend their voices to a new charity single cover of Simon And Garfunkel's "Bridge Over Troubled Water."
James Rettig | June 21, 2017 - 9:45 am

Monterey Pop Kicked Off 50 Years Ago Today

Before Burning Man and Bonnaroo, Coachella and Lollapalooza, Glastonbury and Governors Ball, there was Monterey Pop.
Beth Harris/AP | June 16, 2017 - 9:24 am

Watch Paul Simon & Stephen Colbert Update “Feelin’ Groovy” For A Terrifying Age

Right now, Paul Simon is nearing the end of his big summer tour. But last night, he took a break from the road to appear…
Tom Breihan | May 25, 2017 - 8:00 am

Simon Says Garfunkel Reunion Is “Out Of The Question”

Paul Simon is heading out on a big tour next week in support of his upcoming album Stranger To Stranger. The last two shows of…
Peter Helman | April 19, 2016 - 8:18 pm

Natalie Prass – “The Sound Of Silence” (Simon & Garfunkel Cover)

Natalie Prass is a ridiculously talented songwriter who also happens to be ridiculously good at covering great songs of yesteryear. When I saw Prass perform…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | November 12, 2015 - 12:25 pm

James Blake – “The Sound Of Silence” (Simon & Garfunkel Cover)

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.
Peter Helman | October 8, 2015 - 10:00 pm

Watch Black Simon & Garfunkel Sing “Can’t Feel My Face” With White Garfunkel

On The Tonight Show, the Roots members ?uestlove and Captain Kirk Douglas have a recurring bit called Black Simon & Garfunkel. They dress in mock…
Tom Breihan | October 1, 2015 - 8:46 am

Watch First Aid Kit’s Spine-Tingling Cover Of Simon & Garfunkel’s “America” On Letterman

I'm at least in the running for the world's biggest Simon & Garfunkel fan, and I also harbor some pretty intense adoration for the Swedish…
Caitlin White | May 8, 2015 - 11:03 am

First Aid Kit – “America” Video (Simon & Garfunkel Cover)

Swedish folk duo First Aid Kit have already covered Jack White and R.E.M. this year. Now they're covering another tune from the modern American songbook…
Chris DeVille | November 18, 2014 - 3:05 pm

Simon Replaces Garfunkel With Tracy Morgan, Preps His “Best Since Graceland

The trio appeared together on yesterday's Night of Too Many Stars benefit on Comedy Central to help raise funds for autism research. This skit about…
Brandon Stosuy | October 22, 2010 - 2:37 pm

Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame 25th Anniversary @ MSG, NYC 10/29-30/09

Catch performances by Stevie Wonder, Simon & Garfunkel, and Springsteen & Fogerty at YouTube. It's only a matter of time before Sting, James Taylor, Jeff…
Brandon Stosuy | October 30, 2009 - 3:59 pm

Paul Simon Breaks Down His Lyrics

This year alone we've heard Paul Simon covered by David Byrne, Grizzly Bear, Spoon, Conor Oberst, and Smashing Pumpkins. Perhaps those folks would like a…
Scott Lapatine | November 9, 2008 - 10:57 pm

Smashing Pumpkins Play “Disarm” With Josh Groban, New Tunes At Bridge School Benefit

Billy Corgan had an eventful weekend. On Friday, he put on his spookiest evening gown and played "G.L.O.W." and "Tarantula" for Jimmy Kimmel. The next…
Scott Lapatine | October 27, 2008 - 8:40 pm