Simon & Garfunkel: The Complete Albums Collection (Remastered 12CD) $59.99

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2014 twelve CD set. To celebrate the 50th anniversary of Simon & Garfunkel’s first release on Columbia Records in 1964, THE COMPLETE ALBUMS COLLECTION provides a fascinating career-spanning overview of the iconic folk-rock duo. Here for the first time in one package is Simon & Garfunkel’s complete discography: their five studio albums for Columbia released between 1964 and 1970; the multiplatinum albums THE GRADUATE (the soundtrack to the 1967 film of the same name which first featured the duo’s classic ‘Mrs. Robinson’) and Simon & Garfunkel’s GREATEST HITS (the 1972 compilation that, with 14 million albums shipped, remains the duo’s most popular); and four live albums recorded between 1967 and 2004, including 1982’s THE CONCERT IN CENTRAL PARK (the group’s first activity since their dissolution in 1970), OLD FRIENDS: LIVE ON STAGE, a double-disc account of their acclaimed 2003-2004 reunion tour, and two archival live sets: LIVE FROM NEW YORK CITY, 1967 (recorded at Lincoln Center and featuring the duo performing an intimate acoustic set) and LIVE 1969 (featuring recordings from Simon & Garfunkel’s final tour).

Simon & Garfunkel: The Complete Albums Collection is the fifth box set of Simon & Garfunkelrecordings. This 12-CD Set contains all five of their studio albums from 1964 to 1970, as well as the soundtrack album from The Graduate from 1968, the 1972 Simon and Garfunkel’s Greatest Hitscompilation album, and four previously released live concert recordings (including the “double albumOld Friends: Live on Stage). The CDs are packaged in miniature recreations of the original LP jackets, and an annotated booklet is included.

The set features newly remastered from releases of the albums using first generation analog sources.

The set does not include the bonus tracks that previous album collections included.

Video: Simon & Garfunkel: The Concert In The Central Park (19 September 1981)

 

Tracklist:

All songs written by Paul Simon, except as indicated.

Disc one: Wednesday Morning, 3 A.M. (1964)

  1. “You Can Tell the World” – 2:47 (Bob Gibson/Bob Camp)
  2. Last Night I Had the Strangest Dream” – 2:11 (Ed McCurdy)
  3. “Bleecker Street” – 2:44
  4. “Sparrow” – 2:49
  5. Benedictus” – 2:38 (Traditional, arranged and adapted by Simon and Art Garfunkel)
  6. The Sound of Silence” – 3:08
  7. “He Was My Brother” – 2:48 (Paul Kane*)
  8. Peggy-O” – 2:26 (Traditional)
  9. Go Tell It on the Mountain” – 2:06 (Traditional)
  10. “The Sun Is Burning” – 2:49 (Ian Campbell)
  11. The Times They Are a-Changin’” – 2:52 (Bob Dylan)
  12. “Wednesday Morning, 3 A.M.” – 2:13

Disc two: Sounds of Silence (1966)

  1. The Sound of Silence” – 3:08
  2. “Leaves That Are Green” – 2:23
  3. “Blessed” – 3:16
  4. “Kathy’s Song” – 3:21
  5. “Somewhere They Can’t Find Me” – 2:37
  6. Anji” – 2:17 (Davey Graham)
  7. Richard Cory” – 2:57
  8. “A Most Peculiar Man” – 2:34
  9. April Come She Will” – 1:51
  10. “We’ve Got a Groovy Thing Goin'” – 2:00
  11. I Am a Rock” – 2:50

Disc three: Parsley, Sage, Rosemary and Thyme (1966)

  1. Scarborough Fair/Canticle” – 3:10 (Traditional, arr. by Simon, Garfunkel)
  2. Patterns” – 2:42
  3. Cloudy” – 2:10
  4. Homeward Bound” – 2:30
  5. The Big Bright Green Pleasure Machine” – 2:44
  6. The 59th Street Bridge Song (Feelin’ Groovy)” – 1:43
  7. The Dangling Conversation” – 2:37
  8. “Flowers Never Bend With the Rainfall” – 2:10
  9. A Simple Desultory Philippic (or How I Was Robert McNamara’d into Submission)” – 2:12
  10. For Emily, Whenever I May Find Her” – 2:04
  11. “A Poem on the Underground Wall” – 1:52
  12. 7 O’Clock News/Silent Night” – 2:01

Disc four: The Graduate (1968)

  1. The Sound of Silence” – 3:06
  2. The Singleman Party Foxtrot (Dave Grusin) – 2:52
  3. Mrs. Robinson” (Version 1) – 1:12
  4. “Sunporch Cha-Cha-Cha” (Grusin) – 2:53
  5. Scarborough Fair/Canticle” (Interlude) – 1:41
  6. “On the Strip” (Grusin) – 2:00
  7. “April Come She Will” – 1:50
  8. “The Folks” (Grusin) – 2:27
  9. Scarborough Fair/Canticle” (Traditional, arr. by Simon, Garfunkel) – 6:22
  10. A Great Effect” (Grusin) – 4:06
  11. The Big Bright Green Pleasure Machine” – 1:46
  12. “Whew” (Grusin) – 2:10
  13. “Mrs. Robinson” (Version 2) – 1:12
  14. “The Sound of Silence” – 3:08

Disc five: Bookends (1968)

  1. Bookends Theme” – 0:32
  2. Save the Life of My Child” – 2:49
  3. America” – 3:08
  4. Overs” – 2:14
  5. “Voices of Old People” – 2:09 (Simon, Garfunkel)
  6. Old Friends” – 2:36
  7. “Bookends Theme (Reprise)” – 1:16
  8. Fakin’ It” – 3:14
  9. Punky’s Dilemma” – 2:10
  10. Mrs. Robinson” – 4:02
  11. A Hazy Shade of Winter” – 2:17
  12. At the Zoo” – 2:11

Disc six: Bridge over Troubled Water (1970)

  1. Bridge over Troubled Water” – 4:52
  2. El Condor Pasa (If I Could)” – 3:06 (Daniel Alomía Robles, English lyrics by Simon, arr. by Jorge Milchberg)
  3. Cecilia” – 2:54
  4. Keep the Customer Satisfied” – 2:33
  5. So Long, Frank Lloyd Wright” – 3:47
  6. The Boxer” – 5:08
  7. “Baby Driver” – 3:14
  8. The Only Living Boy in New York” – 3:58
  9. “Why Don’t You Write Me” – 2:45
  10. Bye Bye Love“* (Live from Ames, Iowa) – 2:55 (Felice and Boudleaux Bryant)
  11. “Song for the Asking” – 1:51

Disc seven: Greatest Hits (1972)

  1. “Mrs. Robinson” – 4:02
  2. “For Emily, Whenever I May Find Her” (Live) – 2:25
  3. “The Boxer” – 5:10
  4. “The 59th Street Bridge Song (Feelin’ Groovy)” (Live) – 1:50
  5. “The Sound of Silence” (Sounds of Silence Version) – 3:05
  6. “I Am a Rock” – 2:52
  7. “Scarborough Fair/Canticle” (Traditional; arranged by Simon, Garfunkel) – 3:09
  8. “Homeward Bound” (Live) – 2:42
  9. “Bridge over Troubled Water” – 4:52
  10. “America” – 3:33
  11. “Kathy’s Song” (Live) – 3:23
  12. “El Condor Pasa (If I Could)” (Robles; English lyrics by Simon, arranged by Milchberg) – 3:07
  13. “Bookends” – 1:20
  14. “Cecilia” – 2:53

Disc eight: The Concert in Central Park (1982)

  1. “Mrs. Robinson”
  2. “Homeward Bound”
  3. “America”
  4. Me and Julio Down by the Schoolyard
  5. “Scarborough Fair” (Traditional, arr. by Simon, Garfunkel)
  6. “April Come She Will”
  7. Wake Up Little Susie” (F. and B. Bryant)
  8. Still Crazy After All These Years
  9. American Tune” (Simon, melody by Hans Leo Hassler)
  10. Late in the Evening
  11. Slip Slidin’ Away
  12. “A Heart in New York” (Benny Gallagher, Graham Lyle)
  13. Kodachrome/Maybellene” (Simon/Chuck Berry)
  14. “Bridge over Troubled Water”
  15. 50 Ways to Leave Your Lover
  16. “The Boxer”
  17. “Old Friends”
  18. “The 59th Street Bridge Song (Feelin’ Groovy)”
  19. “The Sounds of Silence”

Disc nine: Old Friends: Live on Stage – Disc 1 (2004)

  1. “Old Friends/Bookends” – 3:33
  2. “A Hazy Shade of Winter” – 3:33
  3. “I Am a Rock” – 4:23
  4. “America” – 4:53
  5. “At the Zoo” – 1:33
  6. “Baby Driver” – 2:58
  7. “Kathy’s Song” – 3:58
  8. “Tom and Jerry Story” – 2:14
  9. “Hey, Schoolgirl” – 0:45
  10. The Everly Brothers Intro” – 1:42
  11. “Bye Bye Love” (with The Everly Brothers) – 3:00 (F. and B. Bryant)
  12. “Scarborough Fair/Canticle” – 3:50 (Traditional, arr. by Simon, Garfunkel)
  13. “Homeward Bound” – 5:41
  14. “The Sound of Silence” – 5:04

Disc ten: Old Friends: Live on Stage – Disc 2 (2004)

  1. “Mrs. Robinson” – 4:32
  2. “Slip Slidin’ Away” – 4:59
  3. “El Condor Pasa (If I Could)” – 3:34
  4. “The Only Living Boy in New York” – 4:03
  5. “American Tune” – 4:40
  6. My Little Town” – 4:35
  7. “Bridge over Troubled Water” – 6:11
  8. “Cecilia” – 4:25
  9. “The Boxer” – 5:07
  10. “Leaves That Are Green” – 3:22
  11. “Citizen of the Planet” – 3:14

Disc eleven: Live from New York City, 1967 (2002)

  1. “He Was My Brother” – 3:21
  2. “Leaves That Are Green” – 2:57
  3. “Sparrow” – 3:06
  4. “Homeward Bound” – 2:39
  5. “You Don’t Know Where Your Interest Lies” – 2:06
  6. “A Most Peculiar Man” – 2:59
  7. “The 59th Street Bridge Song (Feelin’ Groovy)” – 1:49
  8. “The Dangling Conversation” – 3:01
  9. “Richard Cory” – 3:23
  10. “A Hazy Shade of Winter” – 2:37
  11. “Benedictus” (Traditional, arr. Simon & Garfunkel) – 2:45
  12. “Blessed” – 3:45
  13. “A Poem on the Underground Wall” – 4:45
  14. “Anji” (Graham) – 2:28
  15. “I Am a Rock” – 2:57
  16. “The Sound of Silence” – 3:25
  17. “For Emily, Whenever I May Find Her” – 2:40
  18. “A Church Is Burning” – 3:43
  19. “Wednesday Morning, 3 A.M.” – 3:35

Disc twelve: Live 1969 (2008)

  1. “Homeward Bound” – 3:04 (11/15/69, Long Beach Arena, Long Beach, California)
  2. “At the Zoo” – 2:07 (11/27/69, Carnegie Hall, New York City, New York)
  3. “59th Street Bridge Song (Feelin’ Groovy)” – 1:56 (11/8/69, Carbondale, Illinois)
  4. “Song for the Asking” – 2:26 (11/15/69, Long Beach Arena, Long Beach, California)
  5. “For Emily, Whenever I May Find Her” – 2:37 (November 1969, St. Louis, Missouri)
  6. “Scarborough Fair/Canticle” (Paul Simon, Art Garfunkel) – 3:56 (11/28/69, Carnegie Hall, New York City, New York)
  7. “Mrs. Robinson” – 4:44 (11/8/69, Carbondale, Illinois)
  8. “The Boxer” – 4:46 (11/15/69, Long Beach Arena, Long Beach, California)
  9. “Why Don’t You Write Me” – 2:56 (11/15/69, Long Beach Arena, Long Beach, California)
  10. “So Long, Frank Lloyd Wright” – 3:55 (11/8/69, Carbondale, Illinois)
  11. “That Silver-Haired Daddy of Mine” – 3:11 (11/15/69, Long Beach Arena, Long Beach, California) (Jimmy Long, Gene Autry)
  12. “Bridge over Troubled Water” – 5:25 (11/28/69, Carnegie Hall, New York City, New York)
  13. “The Sound of Silence” – 3:52 (11/8/69, Carbondale, Illinois)
  14. “I Am a Rock” – 3:36 (11/8/69, Carbondale, Illinois)
  15. “Old Friends/Bookends Theme” – 3:22 (11/1/69, Toledo, Ohio)
  16. “Leaves That Are Green” – 3:23 (10/30/69, Detroit, Michigan)
  17. “Kathy’s Song” – 3:53 (November 1969, St. Louis, Missouri)

Note: *Paul Kane is one of the aliases used by Paul Simon.

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Weight 1.20 oz
Dimensions 9 × 9 × 3 in
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