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Watch Paul Simon deliver an emotional farewell to fans during his last ever concert

Paul Simon played his final ever concert last night (September 22) in Queens, just minutes from where he grew up. 'The Boxer' star ended his 'Homeward Bound' farewell tour at Flushing Meadows Corona Park, playing a 26-strong set that ended with two separate encores. Listen to The National’s Bryce Dessner and Paul Simon’s new version of ‘Can’t Run But’ Explaining the reason...

Listen to The National’s Bryce Dessner and Paul Simon’s new version of ‘Can’t Run But’

The National's Bryce Dessner has collaborated with Paul Simon to record a new version of 'Can't Run But'.Their re-working of the song, which featured on Simon's 1990 album 'The Rhythm of the Saints' will feature on Simon's upcoming album 'In the Blue Light' to be released on September 7. Dessner has created an  arrangement for the re-working and instrumental ensemble...

Paul Simon announces new album ‘In The Blue Light’

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Music icon Paul Simon has announced details of his latest album 'In The Blue Light', which is set for release later this year. The Simon & Garfunkel legend will release his fourteenth studio album on September 7, and it'll see him offering a fresh perspective on ten of his favourite songs. Although the tracks might not be household favourites, they span...

These are the stage times and support acts for all of the Hyde Park British Summer Time shows

Kicking off tonight, this week sees Barclaycard Presents British Summer Time take over London's Hyde Park with shows from Roger Waters, The Cure, Bruno Mars, Eric Clapton, Michael Buble, Paul Simon and many more. Check out the stage times and support acts below. Buy British Summer Time festival tickets here Pink Floyd icon Waters will be kicking things off, before...

Paul Simon’s ‘Graceland’ to be given electronic tribute album treatment

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Paul Simon's 'Graceland' is set to get the electronic tribute album treatment this summer. The classic record was originally released in 1986. It was inspired by the musician's trip to Johannesburg, and was controversial at the time because it was seen to break the cultural boycott on South Africa due to the country's then apartheid. Now, 'Graceland' is...

Paul Simon announces European farewell tour

Paul Simon is bringing 'The Farewell Performance' to London
Paul Simon has details of a farewell tour in Europe this summer. After previously announcing a huge Hyde Park show on July 15, the songwriting icon will open the 'Homeward Bound' tour with a show in Stockholm on June 30. Check out the dates in full below. 06/30 – Stockholm SE @ Ericsson Globe 07/01 – Oslo, NO @ Spketrum 07/03 – Copenhagen, DK...

Paul Simon’s ‘Farewell Performance’ announced for huge UK show

Paul Simon is bringing 'The Farewell Performance' to London
The final headliner this year's British Summer Time festival has been announced - with Paul Simon bringing 'The Farewell Performance' to London's Hyde Park. Full dates and ticket details are below. Joining the likes of The Cure, Roger Waters and Eric Clapton, the Simon & Garfunkel star turned solo icon will be closing this year's festival with his 'Homeward Bound'...

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says he ‘despises’ Paul Simon in resurfaced tweet

A resurfaced tweet from five years ago sees now-Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau claim that both he and his "entire staff" despise Paul Simon. The tweet dates back to February 2012, before Trudeau became leader of the country's Liberal Party. It was recently re-discovered by Noisey. The full tweet reads: "For the record: I, and my entire staff, despise Paul Simon. #garfunklealltheway". Little context...

Watch as Paul Simon wraps up US tour with ‘Bridge Over Troubled Water’


"I don't usually sing this song, but, well, we'll see"

Paul Simon hints at possible retirement this year

The legendary singer-songwriter's current tour might be his last