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Paul Simon, Stevie Wonder, Sting, Tina Fey To Appear At Children’s Health Fund Celebration

The bill features a number of husband wife combos: Paul Simon and Edie Brickell, Tina Fey and her husband (and “30 Rock” music composer) Jeff Richmond, Sting and Trudie Styler, Amy Grant and Vince Gill and James and Caroline Taylor. Stevie Wonder is on the bill with his daughter Aisha Morris, and Steve Martin is going “stag,” appearing on the lineup solo.

09/10/2012

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Los Lobos’ Steve Berlin Calls Paul Simon An ‘Idiot’

“Everybody I know who has ever worked with Paul Simon says he’s the biggest jerk in the world,” Berlin says. “Yeah – he’s a f***ing idiot.”

07/25/2012

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‘Graceland’ Documentarian Joe Berlinger Talks Paul Simon, Politics

It came together rather quickly, after Sony realized that Graceland – the defining album of Paul Simon’s solo career – was about to turn 25. Filmmaker Joe Berlinger, best known for his West Memphis Three […]

07/10/2012

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New Releases: The Beach Boys, Neil Young, Joe Walsh & Big Reissues

Let’s take a look at this week’s albums, reissues and other musical goodies from classic artists making musical waves yet again. In what may be the best week all year for classic rock releases, we’ve […]

06/05/2012

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Paul Simon Celebrates “Graceland” 25th Anniversary With Box Set, “Under African Skies” Documentary

Paul Simon had to go to South Africa to create Graceland, but he’d probably say it was worth it. The album became the centerpiece of the singer-songwriter’s solo career in many ways, creating a whole […]

04/02/2012

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Peter Gabriel To Release New Live Album

Peter Gabriel is continuing his streak of releasing orchestral albums with his upcoming Live Blood CD. Due April 24, the concert recording features Gabriel re-interpreting some of his best-known songs (including “In Your Eyes,” “Red […]

03/06/2012

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Slip Out The Back JACK! 50 More Ways To Leave Your Lover [Part ONE]

Here at Jack our purpose is to help you in your struggle to be free. As Paul Simon once said, there must be 50 ways to leave your lover, and we say there must be […]

02/24/2012

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Happy Sixth Night Of Chanukah From Your Favorite Jewish Rock Star…

Jack FM’s serving up this bunca songs in a row Chanukah style – deep-fried and smothered in sour cream and applesauce. 

12/25/2011

Free Holiday Songs That Will Rock Your Christmas

The holidays are upon us, and with that comes a crush of new and old songs about winter wonderlands, Christmas cheers, Santa, sleighs, and talking snowmen. After years of listening to the same old tunes […]

12/03/2010

Paul Simon Talks Words, Melody, And John Lennon In Vintage Interviews

Today the legendary [lastfm]Paul Simon[/lastfm] turns 69 years young. Thirty-three years ago, the then 36-year-old singer-songwriter had just completed a hot streak of three successful albums, reaching the top of the album and singles charts […]

10/13/2010

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