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What’s In The Box? Paul Simon, ‘Graceland: 25th Anniversary Edition’

Need a last minute gift for the rock and roll fan in your life? Or do you just need to figure out what to spend that awesome gift card on? We’re here to help with rundowns of this year’s best box sets from classic artists.

12/18/2012

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Los Lobos’ Steve Berlin Calls Paul Simon An ‘Idiot’

“Everybody I know who has ever worked with Paul Simon says he’s the biggest jerk in the world,” Berlin says. “Yeah – he’s a f***ing idiot.”

07/25/2012

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‘Graceland’ Documentarian Joe Berlinger Talks Paul Simon, Politics

It came together rather quickly, after Sony realized that Graceland – the defining album of Paul Simon’s solo career – was about to turn 25.

07/12/2012

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New Releases: The Beach Boys, Neil Young, Joe Walsh & Big Reissues

Let’s take a look at this week’s albums, reissues and other musical goodies from classic artists making musical waves yet again. In what may be the best week all year for classic rock releases, we’ve […]

06/05/2012

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Elvis For Sale: The King’s Tomb To Be Auctioned, Auctioneer Explains

The auction house that sold Michael Jackson’s death bed will now auction off another music king’s resting place. The original crypt that housed the body of Elvis Presley and his mother Gladys following Elvis’ death […]

05/29/2012

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Paul Simon On Reuniting With Garfunkel: “I Would Just As Soon Not Go Back & Visit The Past”

Getting the old band back together is easier said than done. So has been the case for Simon & Garfunkel, who have toured and performed a number of high-profile gigs together through the years but […]

05/24/2012

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Paul Simon Celebrates “Graceland” 25th Anniversary With Box Set, “Under African Skies” Documentary

Paul Simon had to go to South Africa to create Graceland, but he’d probably say it was worth it. The album became the centerpiece of the singer-songwriter’s solo career in many ways, creating a whole […]

04/02/2012

JACK’s Inside Track: Paul Simon’s Graceland

I seem to get Paul Simon’s “You Can Call Me Al” video mixed up with Bobby McFerrin’s “Don’t Worry Be Happy” video in my sprained brain…although, in my defense, Chevy Chase and Robin Williams were […]

10/25/2011

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