Paul simon is a national treasure. In their current issue, Filter Magazine calls the new album, ". A new masterpiece from the Picasso of music. So beautiful or so what by Paul Simon 2011-04-12. 2011 album from the Grammy-winning, multi-million selling veteran singer/songwriter.
Stranger To Stranger Deluxe EditionConcord Records #ad - So one of the most remarkable things about his extraordinary new masterpiece, Stranger to Stranger Paul Simon s 13th solo record is that it conjures a vivid and vital new context to his well-established genius as a singer and songwriter. Full of thrilling textures that feel fresh and modern, while still offering subtle and artful allusions to our shared musical past, Stranger to Stranger presents the perfect opportunity to get to know Paul Simon in a new way.
A significant sonic breakthrough on stranger to stranger came when Simon wrote the song 'Insomniac s Lullaby, ' and found himself reminded of the musical possibilities first suggested by Harry Partch the 20th Century American composer and theorist who created custom-made instruments in microtonal tunings.
Stranger To Stranger Deluxe Edition #ad - Besides recording sounds from various partch instruments, one of the key realizations Simon gathered from Partch was the observation that singing in music is akin to human speech, and Simon started to shape vocal lines on the album that way. Stranger to stranger allows the listener to experience Simon s singular voice with the shock of the new.
The idea is to make something that s really worth a listen. For anyone who s been listening to great music during the past half-century, Paul Simon is certainly no stranger. It s about getting you to actually hear something in a new way. A beautiful sound, well that's forever. Shrink-wrapped.
The Rhythm Of The SaintsSony/ Warner 22835369 #ad - Digitally remastered and expanded edition of this 1990 album from the veteran singer/songwriter including four bonus tracks: 'Born At The Right Time' Original Acoustic Demo, 'Thelma', 'The Coast' Work In Progress and 'Spirit Voices' Work In Progress. Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped.
SurpriseWarner Bros. #ad - Shrink-wrapped. Surprise is a pleasant surprise for Simon fans. Shrink-wrapped. Among the most popular artists and greatest songwriters of our time, Paul Simon returns with his first album in six years and the album titled Surprise is exactly that. First, the other songs are straightforward, three songs were co-written with electronic music guru Brian Eno; second, wonderfully American pop.
You're The OneWarner Bros. #ad - Paul simon - you're The One - Cd Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped.
There Goes Rhymin' SimonColumbia / Legacy 17193835 #ad - The dixie hummingbirds and muscle Shoals house band brought gospel and R&B flavors to this #3 smash '73. This masterpiece is bookended by the #2 hits Kodachrome and Loves Me Like a Rock and features the stately American Tune, another Top 40 hit. Shrink-wrapped. Includes demos of those last two tunes and Take Me to the Mardi Gras plus the work in progress Let Me Live in Your City ! Shrink-wrapped.
Paul SimonSony Legacy #ad - Shrink-wrapped. Paul simon by sony Legacy 2011-06-07. Cd bonus cuts include demos of "duncan" and "Me and Julio Down by the Schoolyard" and an unreleased "Paranoia Blues". Originally released on columbia records in 1972, the artist's first solo studio album without Art Garfunkel, Paul Simon, peaked at #4 on the Billboard 200 while generating the signature hits "Mother and Child Reunion" #4 Hot 100 and "Me and Julio Down by the Schoolyard" #22 and other classic tracks.
Graceland 2011 RemasterSony Legacy 22835367 #ad - Paul simon's 1986 masterpiece, took home that year's album of the year grammy on the strength of a collection that included "The Boy In The Bubble, Graceland, " "Diamonds on the Soles of Her Shoes, " "You Can Call Me Al, " and a title song that won the Record of the Year Grammy. Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped.
The cd's bonuses include a demo version of "homeless, " an alternate version of "Diamonds on the Soles of Her Shoes, " and an early version of "All Around the World or the Myth of Fingerprints. Graceland has sold more than 14 million copies worldwide. Shrink-wrapped. Paul simon by sony Legacy 2011-06-07.