Acclaimed artist Paul Simon is one of the most respected vocalists in the music industry. Simon has always been one of the most respected singer/songwriters since he burst onto the scene way back as part of the duo Simon and Garfunkle. After Simon & Garfunkel, Paul Simon’s solo career has been one of success after success. His 1986 Graceland album brought him commercial success and Grammy Awards. The love Simon’s fans have felt for his music has not diminished any since the 1960s. He is now celebrating his 75th year on this planet and that respect has not diminished any.
Paul Simon has a collection of hits as long as his arm. During a live show he will take you down memory lane with his hits such as “You Can Call Me Al”, “50 ways To Leave Your Lover”, “Kodachrome,” “Graceland,” Something So Right,” and “Love.” Simon’s voice so soothing and familiar to listen to and the same is true when he is up on stage singing live, no matter what song from which era he chooses to perform. After almost 50 years in the music industry Simon has retained the ability to make music that is completely unique sounding. He uses non-traditional instruments like the West African stringed kora and the djembe drum.
If you have enjoyed the various incarnations of Paul Simon’s musical career you’re bound to get pleasure from this melodious tour.
-Date: June 22, 2016
-Venue: Salle Wilfrid Pelletier – Place des Arts
-Ticket Purchase: www.ticketmaster.com
-Ticket Prices: $80.80, $124.28, $159.07 (plus handling charges)
-Show Time: 8:00 p.m.