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Song Premiere: Paul Simon - "The Sound of Silence (Live in New York City)"

September 6, 2012  |  12:08pm
Song Premiere: Paul Simon - "The Sound of Silence (Live in New York City)"

Legendary songwriter Paul Simon is set to release a new live album, Live in New York City, on Sept. 18. The 20-song show sees Simon at the unusually intimate Webster Hall and features songs that span his entire career, which include rare live performances of “Kodachrome,” “Mother and Child Reunion” and “Gone at Last.” The performance was directed by Martyn Atkins and mixed by Phil Ramone and Andy Smith.

Today, we’re excited to premiere one of the songs from the performance, the classic encore-opener “The Sound of Silence.” You can take a listen to the performance in the streaming player below where you can also see the album’s tracklist. Paul Simon – Live in New York City will be available as a 2-CD/1-DVD package or as a Blu-ray and standard DVD package.

Paul Simon – Live In New York City Tracklist:
The Obvious Child
Dazzling Blue
50 Ways To Leave Your Lover
So Beautiful Or So What
Mother And Child Reunion
That Was Your Mother
Hearts And Bones
Crazy Love, Vol. II
Slip Slidin’ Away
Rewrite
The Boy In The Bubble
The Only Living Boy In New York
The Afterlife
Diamonds On The Soles Of Her Shoes
Gumboots

ENCORE
The Sound Of Silence
Kodachrome
Gone At Last
Late In The Evening
Still Crazy After All These Years

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