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Paul Simon And Edie Brickell Make Post-arrest Love Song

1st May 2014

Paul Simon and Edie Brickell have posted a duet together - days after they were both arrested for a domestic dispute.The Simon and Garfunkel legend and his singing spouse hinted at a reconciliation by singing...

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Pink Floyd Added To Us National Recording Registry

21st March 2013

Pink Floyd's 'Dark Side of the Moon' and the 'Saturday Night Fever' soundtrack have been preserved by the US Library of Congress.The iconic albums are among this year's selection of audio recordings to be enshrined...

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Disco Anthem 'Saturday Night Fever' One Of 25 Songs Added To Library Of Congress National Recording Register

By Hayley Avron | 21st March 2013

As part of a diligent plan to preserve and document American musical culture, Saturday Night Fever - the song that not only soundtracked one of the most popular films of the 1970s starring John Travolta...

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25 Years Later, Paul Simon Reunites With 'Graceland' Collaborators

16th July 2012

It was a special moment for Paul Simon last night in London (July 15, 2012) as he reunited with some of the faces that helped him to make his true seminal solo album 'Graceland', as...

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Paul Simon Closes Hard Rock Calling

16th July 2012

Paul Simon closed Hard Rock Calling festival last night (15.07.12). The 'You Can Call Me Al' hitmaker played the whole of his seminal 'Graceland' album at the event, backed by trumpet player Hugh Masekela and...

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Aretha Franklin Lacks 'Respect' At Essence Festival 2012

9th July 2012

Aretha Franklin performed the closing set at the 2012 Essence Festival. Her "typically unpredictable" set was one of ups and down, punctuated with the weird and the wonderful. She had previously performed at the festival...

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Whitney Houston's Mother Upset By 'Death Hotel' Booking

3rd July 2012

When Cissy Houston was booked into the Beverly Hills Hilton last weekend (July 1, 2012), she was understandably upset. Cissy was planning to attend the Bet awards in Los Angeles but was not expecting to...

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Paul Simon Plans To Tour Graceland

1st November 2011

Paul Simon is hoping to tour his classic 'Graceland' album next year. The singer is in discussions to re-assemble the band behind the album, which spawned his biggest hit, 'You Can Call Me Al', and...

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Paul Simon Leads 9/11 Tributes

12th September 2011

Paul Simon led musicians in paying tribute to those killed in the 9/11 attacks on America yesterday. The Simon and Garfunkel singer performed his track 'Sound of Silence' at Ground Zero - the site in...

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Simon And Garfunkel Announce First Tour In Five Years

19th February 2009

Singing duo Simon and Garfunkel will take to the road for the first time since 2003, it has been announced. Art Garfunkel said he and Paul Simon were working on a new plan to tour...

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Simon & Garfunkel Put Tour Plans Together

19th February 2009

Folk legends SIMON AND GARFUNKEL are set to tour for the first time in five years - after they were blown away by the rapturous reception they received at a surprise reunion gig on Friday...

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Daniel Evans Voted Out Of X Factor

16th November 2008

Daniel Evans has become the sixth performer to leave the X Factor as the competition reaches the halfway mark.Evans' choice of the Tom Jones song It's Not Unusual for the Best of British week did...

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Purple Rain Voted Top Soundtrack

24th October 2007

Prince's Purple Rain has been named the greatest soundtrack of all time, seeing off competition from the Beatles and Bee Gees.The soundtrack headed a list of 50 in a one-off publication called Movies Rock, compiled...

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The Graduate Tops Soundtracks Poll

12th January 2006

SIMON AND GARFUNKEL's THE GRADUATE soundtrack has topped a new movie music poll. The duo's 1967 classic album, which featured hits like MRS ROBINSON and THE SOUND OF SILENCE, beat PRINCE's PURPLE RAIN and...

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Folk Star Camp Dies At 70

8th October 2005

Folk singer HAMILTON CAMP has died of unknown causes at his home in Hancock Park, California. He was 70. Camp was half of folk duo GIBSON AND CAMP, whose songs have been recorded by...

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Stewart Gives Katrina Fundraiser The Cold Shoulder

15th September 2005

Veteran rocker ROD STEWART has pulled out of a fundraising concert for the victims of Hurricane Katrina after doctors told him to rest following shoulder surgery. The DO YA THINK I'M SEXY? vocalist was...

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Queen Most Successful Act In UK Chart History

5th July 2005

Rock legends QUEEN have beaten ELVIS PRESLEY and THE BEATLES to be named the most successful music act in UK album chart history. The Guinness World Records have released shocking figures, which prove Queen...

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Simon And Garfunkel Wow Rome

2nd August 2004

Legendary duo SIMON AND GARFUNKEL have eclipsed SIR PAUL McCARTNEY's free gig in Rome by attracting 100,000 more fans to the city's Colosseum. The BRIDGE OVER TROUBLED WATER hitmakers closed the European leg of...

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Garfunkel Arrested For Pot Possession

22nd January 2004

Music legend ART GARFUNKEL has been arrested in upstate New York after being found in possession of marijuana. The 62-year-old singer, part of folk duo SIMON AND GARFUNKEL, was discovered with the drug on...

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Everly Brothers Join Simon + Garfunkel Permanently

20th October 2003

Music legends SIMON AND GARFUNKEL have secured an impressive support act for their upcoming American comeback tour - THE EVERLY BROTHERS. Sixties singing siblings PHIL and DON EVERLY performed a set at Simon and...

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Simon And Garfunkel Back To Old Ways

10th September 2003

Legendary duo SIMON AND GARFUNKEL are so thrilled about their first tour in two decades they've revealed their plans a week early. The SOUND OF SILENCE stars were planning to unveil touring plans next...

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