New Release: Paul Simon – ‘Graceland’ 25th Anniversary Edition + Video

 

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The legendary 12 Grammy Award winner Paul Simon this week released the 25th Anniversary Edition of his famed Graceland album, which drew much of its inspiration from South African music.

The “remastered and expanded” version also includes five unreleased live tracks from the 1989 Graceland tour in Spain.

Also, view the inspiring video above to hear the story behind the original Graceland.

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Revenge of The Bookeaters: A benefit for Dave Egger’s 826NYC

On October 7, 2008, Dave Eggers, founder of 826NYC (and author of “A Heartbreaking Work By A Staggering Genius” and “What is The What,” both must-reads) will host the annual Revenge of The Bookeaters, a benefit for his organization which helps students, ages 6-18, develop their writing skills. If the line-up doesn’t temp you, the good cause will. Buy Tickets.

More info here: bookeaters.org/