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19

Sep

"I’m so in the mood," proclaimed Art Garfunkel on a September evening, 31-years ago to this day.Simon and Garfunkel performing before 500,000 people in Central Park on September 19, 1981

Today marks the 31st anniversary of Simon & Garfunkel’s The Concert in Central Park. (September 19, 1981).

Trivia: What song in the concert immediately follows after Garfunkel’s one-liner?

16

Feb

Today marks the 30th anniversary of Simon & Garfunkel’s The Concert in Central Park. The double-album charted #1 in 4 countries while peaking within the Top 10 in over 10 countries.
Personal blogger Martin Maenza recaps that eventful night - track by track - with a side of personal commentary.
Where were you when you first intimately listened to this concert (album)?

Today marks the 30th anniversary of Simon & Garfunkel’s The Concert in Central Park. The double-album charted #1 in 4 countries while peaking within the Top 10 in over 10 countries.

Personal blogger Martin Maenza recaps that eventful night - track by track - with a side of personal commentary.

Where were you when you first intimately listened to this concert (album)?

19

Sep

Twenty-nine years ago on this day, Simon & Garfunkel performed in New York City’s Central Park before more than 500,000 people.

"Central Park has always been a site for concerts… Under Park Commissioner Gordon Davis, the Great Lawn [of Central Park] hosted two large concerts in 1980 and 1981—Elton John and Simon & Garfunkel."

Photo credit and reference: “Concerts in Central Park,” New York City Department of Parks & Recreation, http://www.nycgovparks.org/sub_about/parks_history/concerts.html

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What is your favorite song performed that magical evening?

Twenty-nine years ago on this day, Simon & Garfunkel performed in New York City’s Central Park before more than 500,000 people.

"Central Park has always been a site for concerts… Under Park Commissioner Gordon Davis, the Great Lawn [of Central Park] hosted two large concerts in 1980 and 1981—Elton John and Simon & Garfunkel."

Photo credit and reference: “Concerts in Central Park,” New York City Department of Parks & Recreation, http://www.nycgovparks.org/sub_about/parks_history/concerts.html

What is your favorite song performed that magical evening?