Monthly Archives: July 2007

Simon & Garfunkel Down Under?

The Australian Herald-Sun reports that S&G might be headed there in early 2008: Simon and Garfunkel set for tour Promoters are negotiating to bring legendary folk duo Simon and Garfunkel to Australia. Dates have been tentatively locked in for early next year, with two rival promoters now bidding. The pair, whose infighting over money is legendary, last re-formed for a… Read more →

The Essential Paul Simon Debuts at #42

From Billboard on July 4: Other notable debuts this week include Pearl Jam’s seven-disc live boxed set “Live at the Gorge” (Monkeywrench/Rhino), which sold 19,000 to land at No. 36. The Paul Simon double-disc “Essential” album (Warner Bros.) starts at No. 42 with 17,000, while late Hawaiian singer Israel Kamakawiwo’ole debuts at No. 44 with “Wonderful World,” selling 17,000 units.… Read more →