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Sir Paul visits the KING

Last Sunday, Paul McCartney was in Memphis for a show and he stopped by Graceland to pay his respect to the KING, Elvis. He left a guitar pick on the grave of Elvis. Paul said […]

94.5 KOOL FM–05/29/2013

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What’s In The Box? Paul Simon, ‘Graceland: 25th Anniversary Edition’

Need a last minute gift for the rock and roll fan in your life? Or do you just need to figure out what to spend that awesome gift card on? We’re here to help with rundowns of this year’s best box sets from classic artists.

12/18/2012

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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 career – was about to turn 25.

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

Undated picture of US rock star Elvis Presley (STF/AFP/Getty Images)

Elvis For Sale: The King’s Tomb To Be Auctioned, Auctioneer Explains

The auction house that sold Michael Jackson’s death bed will now auction off another music king’s resting place. The original crypt that housed the body of Elvis Presley and his mother Gladys following Elvis’ death […]

05/29/2012

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The Big 25 For Paul Simon’s “Graceland”

And the box sets just keep on comin!  This time around, it’s Paul Simon‘s “Graceland,” which just turned 25. To celebrate the silver anniversary of this very unique album, Legacy Recordings will release a whole […]

04/02/2012

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Paul Simon Plans “Graceland” Reunion Tour & Box Set

Paul Simon Photo Gallery [mp3com-artist]Paul Simon[/mp3com-artist] celebrates his 70th birthday on October 13, 2011 but he’s not slowing down. He is, however, taking a look back to reflect on his past. Simon returned to South Africa in […]

10/12/2011

Lisa Marie Presley Sends Message During Graceland Vigil Last Night

Last night a message from [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Lisa Marie Presley[/lastfm] was read to fans who gathered at the gates of Graceland for the annual Candlelight Vigil during Elvis Week 2011.  In it, she thanked them for […]

08/17/2011

Elvis: Dead Or Alive?

Today marks the 34th anniversary of [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Elvis Presley[/lastfm]‘s death on August 16th, 1977.  What I find fascinating is that many who embark on the annual pilgrimage to Graceland to honor “The King” refuse to […]

08/16/2011

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