Paul Simon

The Year in Reading

#ICYMI Paul Simon recently contributed to the New York Times' collection "The Year in Reading," in which he discusses E.O. Wilson's inspirational book, "Half-Earth: Our Planet's Fight for Life." Please check it out. In this season of giving, we asked some notably avid readers — who also happen to be poets, musicians, diplomats, filmmakers, novelists, actors and artists — to share the books that accompanied them through 2016.

50 Best Albums of 2016

"Stranger to Stranger" is the perfect gift for any Paul Simon fan! Paul Simon said the theme of his 13th album was sound, packing it with sideways reinventions of the mournful blues snap and early rock & roll melodicism that have long charged his work. But the genre-bending oddball sonics draw you into songs full of the anxiety that defined our annus horribilis. We...

"Stranger to Stranger" on British GQ's top albums of 2016 list!

Nico Segal and Nate Fox's remix from Paul's Stranger to Stranger album in @pitchfork

Paul Simon Joins the Social Experiment’s Nico Segal and Nate Fox for New Song “Stranger”: Listen

Nico Segal and Nate Fox's remix from Paul's Stranger to Stranger album in Pitchfork A rework of Simon’s “The Clock” and “The Werewolf,” produced by the Chance the Rapper collaborators

Remembering George...

"Sunrise doesn't last all morning
A cloudburst doesn't last all day
Seems my love is up and has left you with no warning
But it's not always going to be this grey"
-- George Harrison

(photo: Harry Goodman)

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Soundscapes in Stranger to Stranger
Paul Simon - Wristband
#PaulSimonWristband Competition


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