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    Paul Simon Outside Lands features guest appearance by Bob Weir.

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    Paul Simon performed a rare live show these days, having announced last year that he would no longer be doing any extensive touring. Outside Lands in San Francisco featured Paul Simon as a headliner set and he was joined by SF icon Bob Weir.

    They performed the Boxer:

    From the video channel of Admiral Needa

    At Outside Lands Simon was joined by ymusic for three songs: Rene and Georgette Magritte With Their Dog After the War, Can’t Run But, and Bridge Over Troubled Water.

    ymusic are described as “six contemporary classical polymaths who playfully overstep the boundaries of musical genres,” (The New Yorker) performs in concert halls, arenas and clubs around the world. Founded in New York City in 2008, yMusic believes in presenting excellent, emotionally communicative music, regardless of style or idiom. Their virtuosic execution and unique configuration (string trio, flute, clarinet, and trumpet) has attracted the attention of high profile collaborators—from Paul Simon to Bill T. Jones to Ben Folds—and inspired original works by some of today’s foremost composers, including Nico Muhly, Missy Mazzoli and Andrew Norman.”

    Paul Simon also appeared at the Fox Theater in Oakland on August ninth that was dubbed an Outside Lands pop up concert.

    Paul Simon Outside Lands set list:

    Late in the Evening
    The Boy in the Bubble
    50 Ways to Leave Your Lover
    Dazzling Blue
    That Was Your Mother
    Mother and Child Reunion
    Me and Julio Down by the Schoolyard
    Rene and Georgette Magritte With Their Dog After the War (with yMusic)
    Can’t Run But (with yMusic)
    Bridge Over Troubled Water (Simon & Garfunkel song) (with yMusic)
    The Obvious Child
    Wristband
    Spirit Voices
    The Cool, Cool River
    Diamonds on the Soles of Her Shoes
    You Can Call Me Al

    Encore:
    Graceland
    Still Crazy After All These Years
    The Boxer
    (Simon & Garfunkel song) (with Bob Weir)
    American Tune
    (solo)
    The Sound of Silence
    (Simon & Garfunkel song) (solo)

    Paul Simon pop up concert at the Fox Theater in Oakland CA AUG 09 2019

    Late in the Evening
    The Boy in the Bubble
    50 Ways to Leave Your Lover
    Dazzling Blue
    That Was Your Mother
    Mother and Child Reunion
    Me and Julio Down by the Schoolyard
    Rene and Georgette Magritte With Their Dog After the War
    Can’t Run But
    Bridge Over Troubled Water
    The Obvious Child
    Wristband
    Spirit Voices
    The Cool, Cool River
    Diamonds on the Soles of Her Shoes
    You Can Call Me Al

    Encore:
    Graceland
    America
    The Boxer
    Still Crazy After All These Years

    Here is a video of Paul Simon doing Sounds of Silence with ymusic in 2017:

    From the video channel of Eric Jacobson

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