Paul Simon has scheduled a farewell performance for July 15th at London's Hyde Park. The gig is the only concert Simon has scheduled for 2018 so far. It is unclear if the show is meant to be an official retirement send-off.
The concert, officially billed as Homeward Bound: The Farewell
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For all intents and purposes, this is home: Decade Music Studios, on the
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On July 15th, Paul Simon will play a massive gig in London's Hyde Park billed as Homeward Bound: The Farewell Performance. It's unclear at the moment if he intends for this to be the final gig he ever plays,
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Canadian indie rock veterans Broken Social Scene will embark on a North American tour this spring in support of their latest album, Hug of Thunder.
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Talib Kweli performed the remorseful new single "The One I Love" with help from a funk band and the Motown-signed soul singer BJ the Chicago Kid on The Late Show on Monday. The song appeared last November on Kweli's Radio Silence album.
"The One I Love" aims to explain away past
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