Paul Simon

Expert Witness with Robert Christgau

Robert Christgau on Rich Krueger's Ambition and Paul Simon's Farewell

The Dean of American Rock Critics reviews Krueger's 'NOWThen' and Simon's 'In the Blue Light.'
Robert Christgau
11.2.18
Festivals 2018

I Got My Dad to Review London's Most Dad Festival

British Summer Time at Hyde Park is for someone in their 40s or 50s, with a straw hat and money to spend on ostrich steaks.
Lauren O'Neill
7.17.18
Noisey News

Paul Simon Is Done Touring

In a new statement, he said "I'd like to leave with a big Thank You to the many folks around the world who've come out to watch me play over the last 50 years."
Lauren O'Neill
2.5.18
christmas music

Let's Invent a New Genre of Christmas Music

There are only a few good Christmas songs, and it's impossible to add to the canon. So we propose something new, something that can include Gucci Mane, The Germs, and Gillian Welch. We suggest Neo-Christmas music.
Drew Schwartz
12.25.17
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

Try Not To Cry at the Wholesomeness of Lorde Covering Paul Simon

She was joined by Jack Antonoff for a rendition of 'Me and Julio Down by the Schoolyard' at Outside Lands festival.
Lauren O'Neill
8.15.17
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

Paul Simon and Stephen Colbert Turn "Feelin' Groovy" into a Trump-Era Singalong

The singer-songwriter also performed "Questions for the Angels" on 'The Late Show.'
Alex Robert Ross
5.25.17
An Open Letter to

Justin Trudeau Despises Paul Simon: A Rebuttal

What does the Canadian Prime Minister have against a treasured American icon?
Dan Ozzi
2.15.17
Interviews

An Interview with Paul Simon, One of the Last Burning Stars in the Pre-Internet Galaxy

Paul Simon was taking about cultural appropriation before the Internet was even born, but what does the seasoned songwriter think about modern pop in today's hyper-connected world?
Tshepo Mokoena
5.5.16
Friday Thinks With Luke Winkie

A Short Story in which Paul Simon Eats Art Garfunkel Alive

The REAL STORY of how "The Sound of Silence" was written.
Luke Winkie
3.29.13