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Back in 2008, Nathan Rabin wrote a review for AV Club of the November 20, 1976 episode of ‘Saturday Night Live.’ Hosted by Paul Simon, and featuring guest George Harrison, this classic-era ‘SNL’ episode would be beyond reproach, you’d think; Rabin, however, felt otherwise. http://www.avclub.com/tvclub/saturday-night-live-classic-paul-simongeorge-harri-12799
Host: One of the more intriguing aspects of early Saturday Night Live is how malleable the show was in its infancy. When Paul…
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Paul Simon and Sting's "On Stage Together" tour wrapped up last weekend in Orlando, FL. To celebrate these special concerts and the power of TWO -- two artists, two repertoires, two bands and two amazing voices -- we are offering 22% off Paul Simon and Sting: On Stage Together official apparel and memorabilia for the next two weeks. Read more here: http://www.paulsimon.com/us/news/pick-your-paul-simon-sting-memorabilia
Paul Simon and Sting's On Stage Together tour wrapped up last weekend in Orlando, FL. To celebrate these special concerts and the power of TWO -- two artists, two repertoires, two bands and two amazing voices -- we are offering 22% off Paul Simon and Sting: On Stage Together official apparel and memorabilia for the next two weeks. http://store.simonandstingtour.com
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Hi Paul - I see that you are on stage at the O2 in April with Sting - I'm sure you'll be brilliant and every success! Many, many years ago you very kindly gave me your autograph via my father, Peter at Lorna Music  - very best wishes + always loved your music :) x
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Who was at concert last night? What was your favorite song?
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Nice try, Pati :P
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Paul Simon is performing tonight at The Globe in Sweden!
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your music is a rat farting into plastic bag.
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"People often called us perfectionists, but we were not looking for perfection. We were looking for some kind of magic in the music." -Paul Simon
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Your music must be an lnspiration to your fans or you would have fallen to the wayside a long time ago, my friend!!! Just keep on as you have all along and you will continue to inspire fans of all ages and generations as you continue to compose hit after hit!!! Your music inspires me to be a better person. Keep on keeping on.
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TRIVIA ANSWER - Paul Simon songs which reference listening to the radio: “Was A Sunny Day”, “Late In The Evening”, “The Late Great Johnny Ace”, “That’s Where I Belong”,  “The Cool, Cool River”
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Late last year, while promoting his ‘The Complete Albums Collection’ set, Paul Simon sat down with Rolling Stone and provided this candid and fascinating overview of some of his most beloved solo albums. Which album is your favorite? http://www.rollingstone.com/music/pictures/paul-simon-looks-back-at-9-classic-solo-albums-20131218
Iconic songwriter tells the tales behind massive hits and underrated gems spanning his entire career
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Today only! Check out Simon & Garfunkel and Paul Simon’s albums on Amazon's music deal of the day, and get a great gift for the music fan on your list! http://smarturl.it/amzn_dotd
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Io stò aspettando per acquistare via internet le musiche di P. Simon, perchè il computer che uso è di mio fratello. In settimana mi comprerò un mio notebook, dove potrò scaricarvi tutto il materiale.
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Live Coverage Of @PaulSimonMusic At @NewYorker Festival Coming October 6 - http://www.paulsimon.com/us/news/live-coverage-paul-simon-new-yorker-festival-coming-october-6 #AskPaulSimon
This Sunday, October 6 at 5 p.m. EDT, Paul Simon will be sitting down with Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Paul Muldoon as part of the New Yorker Festival to discuss Paul's songwriting career and craft in a special Q&A event in New York City. Have a question to ask Paul Simon? On Facebook and Twitter, write your questions using the hashtag #AskPaulSimon and your query could be chosen by Paul Muldoon and answered by Paul Simon live on stage.
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Paul Simon is in Denmark! Are you going to the show?
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i love your music i sing r/b soul and gospel!BABY OH BABY!
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25th Anniversary Collectors Edition Box Set with Director’s Cut DVD, lyric pad containing archival manuscripts, the remastered album with 3 bonus tracks, and all 3 ‘Graceland’ classic music videos - plus the historic 1986 SNL performance with Ladysmith Black Mambazo, available now @ www.Graceland25.com
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TRIVIA: Name 3 Paul Simon songs which reference listening to the radio.
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Introduction

During his distinguished career Paul Simon has been the recipient of many honors and awards including 12 Grammy Awards, three of which ("Bridge Over Troubled Water", "Still Crazy After All These Years" and "Graceland") were albums of the year. In 2003 he was given a Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award for his work as half of the duo Simon and Garfunkel. He is a member of The Songwriters Hall of Fame, a recipient of their Johnny Mercer Award and is in the Rock n' Roll Hall of Fame as a member of Simon and Garfunkel and as a solo artist. His song "Mrs. Robinson" from the motion picture "The Graduate" was named in the top ten of The American Film Institute's 100 Years 100 Songs. He was a recipient of The Kennedy Center Honors in 2002 and was named as one of Time Magazine's "100 People Who Shape Our World" in 2006. In 2007, Mr. Simon was awarded the first annual Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song. Named in honor of the legendary George and Ira Gershwin, this newly created award recognizes the profound and positive effect of popular music on the world’s culture, and is given annually to a composer or performer whose lifetime contributions exemplify the standard of excellence associated with the Gershwin’s.

Of Mr. Simon's many concert appearances he is most fond of the two concerts in Central Park in New York (with his partner and childhood friend Art Garfunkel in 1981 and as a solo artist in 1991) and the series of shows he did at the invitation of Nelson Mandela in South Africa: the first American artist to perform in post-apartheid South Africa. In 1998, his performance on center field at Yankee Stadium celebrating the unveiling of Joe DiMaggio’s monument is a treasured memory for this lifelong Yankee’s fan.


Paul Simon's philanthropic work includes the co-founding of The Children's Health Fund with Dr. Irwin Redlener. The CHF donates and staffs mobile medical vans that bring health care to poor and indigent children in urban and rural locations around the United States. Since it’s inception in 1986 it has provided over 2 million doctor/patient visits. In the wake of Hurricanes Andrew and Katrina it was the primary health care source for those communities decimated by the storms. Mr. Simon has also raised millions of dollars for worthy causes as varied as AMFAR, The Nature Conservancy, The Fund for Imprisoned Children in South Africa and Autism Speaks and The Joe Torre Safe At Home Foundation.