Essential Simon &garfunkel - (Import CD)
Simon & Garfunkel
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- Rock & Pop
- Folk Rock
- Mono / Stereo
- Essential Simon & Garfunkel
Simon & Garfunkel: Paul Simon (vocals, guitar); Art Garfunkel (vocals).
Producers: Simon & Garfunkel, Tom Wilson, Bob Johnston, Roy Halee, John Simon, Phil Ramone.
Compilation producer: Bob Irwin.
Recorded between 1964 & 1969.
Recording information: Lincoln Center, New York, NY (03/10/1964-05/??/1975); Memorial Auditorium, Burlington, VT (03/10/1964-05/??/1975).
Photographers: Guy Webster; Don Hunstein; Murray Neitlich; David Redfern.
Eight years before the American side got their act together on The Best Of, the U.K. contingent of Columbia/Sony released this single-CD compilation of greatest hits. Of course, it's not totally definitive: "Kathy's Song" and "For Emily, Whenever I May Find Her" are live versions from The Concert in Central Park. It does not have "Fakin' It" but does have "Seven O'Clock News/Silent Night." Still turning up in some discount bins, it's worth picking up. [In 2003 a greatly expanded two-disc version was released by Columbia.] ~ Ted Mills
- Country of Origin
- Columbia (USA)
- Studio / Live
- Simon & Garfunkel
- Songs / Tracks
- [ Disc 01 Track 01 ] Wednesday Morning, 3 A.M. - (live)
- [ Disc 01 Track 02 ] Bleecker Street
- [ Disc 01 Track 03 ] Sound of Silence, The
- [ Disc 01 Track 04 ] Leaves That Are Green - (live)
- [ Disc 01 Track 05 ] Most Peculiar Man, A - (live)
- [ Disc 01 Track 06 ] I Am a Rock
- [ Disc 01 Track 07 ] Richard Cory
- [ Disc 01 Track 08 ] Kathy's Song - (live)
- [ Disc 01 Track 09 ] Scarborough Fair/Canticle
- [ Disc 01 Track 10 ] Homeward Bound
- [ Disc 01 Track 11 ] Sparrow - (live)
- [ Disc 01 Track 12 ] 59th Street Bridge Song, The (Feelin' Groovy)
- [ Disc 01 Track 13 ] Dangling Conversation, The
- [ Disc 01 Track 14 ] Poem on the Underground Wall, A - (live)
- [ Disc 01 Track 15 ] Hazy Shade of Winter, A
- [ Disc 01 Track 16 ] At the Zoo
- [ Disc 02 Track 01 ] Mrs. Robinson
- [ Disc 02 Track 02 ] Fakin' It
- [ Disc 02 Track 03 ] Old Friends
- [ Disc 02 Track 04 ] Bookends Theme
- [ Disc 02 Track 05 ] America - (North American Indian)
- [ Disc 02 Track 06 ] Overs - (live)
- [ Disc 02 Track 07 ] Condor Pasa, El (If I Could)
- [ Disc 02 Track 08 ] Bridge Over Troubled Water
- [ Disc 02 Track 09 ] Cecilia
- [ Disc 02 Track 10 ] Keep the Customer Satisfied
- [ Disc 02 Track 11 ] So Long, Frank Lloyd Wright
- [ Disc 02 Track 12 ] Boxer, The
- [ Disc 02 Track 13 ] Baby Driver
- [ Disc 02 Track 14 ] Only Living Boy in New York, The
- [ Disc 02 Track 15 ] Song for the Asking
- [ Disc 02 Track 16 ] For Emily, Whenever I May Find Her - (live)
- [ Disc 02 Track 17 ] My Little Town
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- Q (2/04, p.116) - 4 stars out of 5 - "[T]he mournful 'I Am A Rock' and primly outraged 'Cecilia' attest to their gifts for poignant songcraft."
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