There Goes Rhymin Simon CD (2011)

Artist: Paul Simon

Customer Reviews   Write a Review

Be the first to review this item and earn 25 Rakuten Super Points™

Product Overview

Specifications

Label Columbia Records/sony
SKU 220377870
UPC 886978202222
UPC 14 00886978202222
Format CD
Release Date 6/7/2011
Links
Author Paul Simon
Compilation Appearance Royal Tenenbaums (Collector's Edition) (Bonus Tracks)
Compilation Appearance Live & Kickin
Compilation Appearance Revolutions In Sound:warner Bros. Rec
Compilation Appearance Maid In Manhattan (ost)
Compilation Appearance 25Th Anniv Rock Roll Hall Of Fame C
Compilation Appearance 25Th Anniv Rock Roll Hall Of Fame C
Compilation Appearance Singers Songwriters
Compilation Appearance Traveler
Compilation Appearance Muppets (Ost)
Compilation Appearance Hidden Gems
Compilation Appearance Muscle Shoals (ost)
Compilation Appearance Wish I Was Here (ost)
Compilation Appearance Family Time
Compilation Appearance Singer
Associated Artist/Work Cunliffe, Bill
Associated Artist/Work Ladysmith Black Mambazo
Associated Artist/Work New York Voices
Associated Artist/Work Original Soundtrack
Technical Info
Producer Paul Simon
CatalogID 88697820222
Lable Name Columbia (USA)
Released 05/09/2011
Original Release 1973
Number of Discs 1
SPARE Code n/a
Length 50m : 2s
Mono/Stereo Stereo
Studio/Live Studio
UPC 00886978202222
Musical Guests
Airto Moreira
The Dixie Hummingbirds
The Roches
Album Notes and Credits
Audio Remasterers: Daniel Hersch; Bill Inglot.
Recording information: columbia Studios, NY (09/1972-01/1973); Malaco Recording Studios, Jackson, MS (09/1972-01/1973); Morgan Studios, London, England (09/1972-01/1973); Muscle Shoals Sound Studios, Muscle Shoals, AL (09/1972-01/1973).
Building on the solid reputation of Simon & Garfunkel and the genre-exploring experiments of his solo debut, Paul Simon released this exceptional collection of songs in 1973. Simon seems to revel in his newfound solo freedom here, expanding his folk-rock palette to include gospel, reggae, R&B, and Dixieland, ratcheting up production values, and performing with great authority and confidence. That confidence is supported by some of the artist's finest and most focused compositions, including the jangly, exuberant "Kodachrome," a metaphor for the subjectivity of memory, the beautiful acoustic ballad "American Tune," and the gospel-derived "Love Me Like a Rock."
The Dixie Hummingbirds lend their exquisite harmonies to "Loves Me Like a Rock" [is it "love" or "loves"?] and "Tenderness," while Reverend Claude Jeter contributes a floating falsetto to "Take Me To the Mardi Gras" and the Muscle Shoals rhythms section provide occasional R&B muscle.
These guests add color and texture to Simon's singer-songwriter format, marking a cultural journey that would culminate in 1986's GRACELAND. In fact, THERE GOES RHYMIN' SIMON is probably the artist's most consistent and satisfying solo album after GRACELAND--a sizable claim given the songwriter's impressive achievements through the '70s and '80s.
Professional Reviews
Record Collector (magazine) (p.97) - 5 stars out of 5 -- "THERE GOES RHYMIN' SIMON saw him turn his attentions to soul and New Orleans-tinged R&B, while casting and eye over a country battered by Vietnam and Watergate..."
Disc 1
8 Learn How To Fall
Product Attributes
Artist Simon,Paul
Label Cbs/epic/wtg Records
Music Format Compact Disc

More Buying Options

Seller Infomation Price & Shipping  
Blow It Outa Here $7.78 + free shipping
Condition: Brand New
In Stock, 45 Day Returns
All products are BRAND NEW and factory sealed. Fast shipping with tracking and delivery confirmation! 100% Satisfaction Guaranteed.
Usually ships in 1 to 2 business days
Add to Cart
Importcds $5.23 + $2.98 shipping
Condition: Brand New
In Stock, 45 Day Returns
All our items are brand new - Ships directly from our Warehouse in California - Estimated delivery time: 5-7 days after shipment.
Usually ships in 1 to 2 business days
Add to Cart
Buy.com
$6.50 + $1.90 shipping
Condition: Brand New
In Stock, 45 Day Returns

Usually Ships within 1 business day
Add to Cart
Movie Mars $8.40 + $2.98 shipping
Condition: Brand New
In Stock
There Goes Rhymin' Simon [Remastered & Expanded]
Usually ships in 1 to 2 business days
Add to Cart
Synergy Data Inc $16.01 + $1.50 shipping
Condition: Brand New
In Stock

Usually ships in 1 to 2 business days
Add to Cart
loading
$7.78 + free shipping
$7.98 You save $0.20
Earn 8 ($0.08) Rakuten Super Points™
What are Rakuten Super Points™?
Get rewarded when you shop! Earn 1 point per dollar spent. That's like getting cash back on every purchase. Easy to see matured points in checkout. Use points just like cash.
Learn More
Format: CD
Condition: Brand New
In Stock. Usually Ships in 1 to 2 business days
Please select an option to buy
Add to Cart

Sold By:  Blow It Outa Here
What is a Marketplace and Shop Owner?
  • Our marketplace is a platform where approved third-party retailers (Shop Owners) can sell their products
  • Items are sold and shipped by Shop Owners
  • Your credit card and personal information remain secure; Rakuten.com meets all PCI Security Standards.
  • Purchases can only be returned to the Shop Owner
  • All purchases receive Rakuten Super Points™
ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT