Paul Simon

Watch Paul Simon Bring Out Michael McDonald to Perform “Cecilia” in Hawaii

Paul Simon brought his so-called "farewell tour" just about a year ago, but the Graceland songwriter has done anything but call it quits. After releasing…
Rob Arcand / August 18, 2019

Watch Paul Simon and Bob Weir Duet at Outside Lands

Paul Simon's headlining set at Outside Lands culminated in a surprise. Just when you thought he'd showed his whole hand (Rolling Stone points out that he…
Will Gottsegen / August 12, 2019

Paul Simon: Our 1987 Interview

This article originally appeared in the January 1987 issue of SPIN. There is this guy, call him Goatman, because that's what he sounds…
RJ Smith / July 21, 2019

Watch Paul Simon and Stephen Colbert Perform “That Was Your Mother” on The Late Show

Remember when the New Yorker published a story about the last show of Paul Simon's "farewell" tour last year? It was called "Feeling Lost With Paul…
Winston Cook-Wilson / April 16, 2019

Watch Vampire Weekend Cover Paul Simon’s “Late In The Evening” at London Morning Concert

Vampire Weekend are currently warming up for their summer tour, playing some intimate shows around England. A few days ago, they played their new Father Of The Bride single "Big…
Julia Gray, Stereogum / March 24, 2019

Outside Lands Announces Paul Simon Headline Set

Last year, Paul Simon wrapped up his grand farewell tour with a show in Queens, a short distance from the house where he grew up. But…
Tom Breihan, Stereogum / March 22, 2019

Watch Paul Simon Perform and Talk About Why He Hasn’t Actually Stopped Performing on Colbert

Paul Simon appeared on The Late Show With Stephen Colbert last night, putting down his guitar to perform an updated arrangement of his 1983 song "Rene…
Winston Cook-Wilson / January 29, 2019

Man Who Just Made Record-Breaking Antarctica Trek Got a Call From Paul Simon Midway Through

Colin O’Brady recently became the first person ever to cross Antarctica from coast to coast alone and without the help of wind. The journey took…
James Rettig, Stereogum / December 27, 2018

Watch Paul Simon Perform “Can’t Run But” and “Bridge Over Troubled Water” on SNL

Paul Simon was the musical guest on last night's episode of SNL, where he performed the new version of his song "Can't Run But" that…
Rob Arcand / October 14, 2018

Paul Simon, Travis Scott Announced as SNL Musical Guests

Saturday Night Live returns for its 44th season this weekend. As we already know, the premiere will be hosted by Adam Driver, and Kanye West will be…
Peter Helman, Stereogum / September 27, 2018

Stream Paul Simon’s New Album In The Blue Light

Paul Simon's potentially final album In The Blue Light doesn't come out until next week, but you can give the album an early listen at NPR. …
Maggie Serota / August 30, 2018

Hear Paul Simon’s Swirling New Take on “Rene And Georgette Magritte With Their Dog After The War”

Paul Simon's forthcoming album In The Blue Light is full of new versions of his old songs. But all signs are pointing to something more interesting than…
Andy Cush / August 29, 2018

Listen to Paul Simon’s Reworking of “Can’t Run But”

Paul Simon is releasing his potential final album In the Blue Light, a 10-song project consisting of reworked and updated versions of selected album tracks from…
Israel Daramola / August 24, 2018

Listen to Paul Simon’s Reworking of “One Man’s Ceiling Is Another Man’s Floor”

Paul Simon announced a new album called In the Blue Light last month, with a tracklist entirely consisting of reworkings of previously recorded Simon originals. Simon…
Winston Cook-Wilson / August 8, 2018

Paul Simon Announces New Album In the Blue Light

Paul Simon will be finishing up his final tour ever this fall, and today he has announced what seems like a potentially fitting conclusion for…
Winston Cook-Wilson / July 12, 2018
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