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The Cure bassist Simon Gallup replaced by his son for Fuji Rock performance: Watch

For the first time in years, The Cure performed live without their bassist Simon Gallup. The decision came after a “serious personal situation” prevented Gallup from playing with the band for their headlining set at Fuji Rock Festival in Japan. In his place, The Cure tapped his son, Eden, to fill his shoes. It was

Quentin Tarantino says Simon Pegg “doesn’t know anything about what’s going on” with Star Trek

Like Trekkies in a lunch room, Quentin Tarantino and Simon Pegg are feuding over Star Trek. In case you missed it, Tarantino is interested in getting involved in the franchise, adamant on making a hard-R sequel, and that appears to be at odds with Star Trek actor and writer Pegg. In fact, when asked about

Saturday Night Live Highlights: Paul Simon Bids Farewell with Bridge over Troubled Water

Something — well, a lot of things — felt broken about the first two weeks of Saturday Night Live’s 44th season. And while last night’s episode by no means put all worries to bed, I’m sure Lorne Michaels and cast are sleeping a bit easier this morning. Weekend Update punched its weight again, old friends

Paul Simon plays final concert in Queens: Setlist + Video

On Saturday night, The Boxer hung up his gloves for the final time, and he did so a the place where it all began. Paul Simon wrapped up his “Homeward Bound” farewell tour at Flushing Meadows Corona Park in Flushing, New York — minutes from where he grow up. “I’ve often wondered what it would

Collector finds unreleased Carly Simon and Mick Jagger duet lost for 46 years

Almost half a century after it was recorded, a lost duet between ’70s siren Carly Simon and The Rolling Stones frontman Mick Jagger has been unearthed. A slow love ballad allegedly called “Fragile”, the track was previously thought lost to the sands of time. However, the Associated Press reports that Stones collector Matt Lee has re-discovered the

Paul Simon Kicks Off U.S. Farewell Tour – Set List, Videos

Paul Simon kicked off the U.S. leg of his Homeward Bound farewell tour last night at Seattle’s Key Arena. Below you can find the complete set list and fan-shot video of his recent performances. He performed a mix of his solo work and hits from Simon & Garfunkel, all of which was so well received

Vincent Nguini, Guitarist for Paul Simon, Dies

Vincent Nguini, the Cameroonian guitarist who worked with Paul Simon for decades, has died. He was 65. According to The New York Times, he passed away on Dec. 8 of liver cancer in Abadiânia, Brazil, where he had gone in order to see a spiritual healer. “He was the most creative musician I’ve ever worked