1972 McGovern Benefit

Posted: August 21, 2016 in Uncategorized

On June 14th 1972 Paul Simon & Art Garfunkel played a 30 minute gig during the Benefit for George McGovern during his campaign for President of the United States in 1972.

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If you have ever listened to that performance you can hear Paul Simon talk about the people attending the show who paid US$8 and thos who paid US$100…” this one is for thos who paid 8 dollars “. Well here’s a ticket-stubs of one of the 8 dollar seats:

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It is now for “grabs” on eBay for 30 Dollars.

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Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas

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1967-08-15 Simon & Garfunkel Camden NJ

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Joe McMichael has provided us with new concert information

Sunday 6 November 1966 Charleston IL Eastern Illinois University McAfee Gym, 8pm.

(source:– Decatur IL Herald Saturday 5 November 1966, p 11)

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In January, 2015, a celebration for Joan Baez’s, it was her 75th birthday, was held at the Beacon Theater  in NYC.

Paul Simon and many others like Jackson Browne, Judy Collins, Emmylou Harris,  paid tribute to Joan.

This show is due out in June on DVD/BlueRay discs.

81lmuwjs30l-_sl1200_Paul Simon can be heard on The Boxer together with Richard Thompson.

See here for more dhere

Paul Simon announced recently dates in the UK. But now also on the European mainland:

18th October Leipzig, DE Arena Leipzig
20th October Berlin, DE Tempodrom
22nd October Gothenburg, SE Scandinavium
24th October Stockholm, SE Stockholm Waterfront
25th October Stockholm, SE Stockholm Waterfront
27th October Oslo, NO Spektrum
29th October Aalborg, DE Gigantium
31st October Amsterdam, NE Ziggo Dome
1st November Brussels, BE Forest National
3rd November Bournemouth, UK Bournemouth BIC
4th November Cardiff, UK Cardiff Motorpoint Arena
7th November London, UK London Royal Albert Hall
8th November London, UK London Royal Albert Hall
10th November Manchester, UK Manchester O2 Apollo
12th November Nottingham, UK Nottingham Motorpoint Arena
14th November Paris, FR Palais des Congrés
15th November Zurich, CH Hallenstadion
21st November Dublin, IE 3Arena

 

Tom and Jerry re-releases

Posted: May 21, 2016 in Uncategorized

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01 – Hey Schoolgirl
02 – Dancin Wild
03 – Our Song
04 – Two Teenagers
05 – That’s My Story
06 – Don’t Say Goodbye
07 – Baby Talk
08 – I’m Lonesome
09 – Fightin Mad
10 – Surrender Please Surrender
11 – Looking At You
12 – Dream AloneSchermafbeelding 2016-05-03 om 20.02.03
13 – Beat Love
14 – Private World
15 – I Love You So (Oh Yes I Do)
16 – Forgive Me
17 – A Soldier And A Song
18 – Just A Boy
19 – Shy
20 – Tick Tock

Released on the Mr Suit label in 2014.

  • Werewolves

  • Spirit Voices

  • Obvious child (part 1)
  • Obvious child (part 2)

Dzzling blue

  • Mother and child reunion

  • 50 Ways to leave your lover

  • The Boxer:

with Jerry Douglas (on dobro guitar)