Sociology Index

Simon & Garfunkel

The Boxer
I am just a poor boy though my story's seldom told, I have squandered my resistance.
All lies and jest, Still, a man hears what he wants to hear, And disregards the rest.

Following a twelve-city run in Europe in 2004, they ended their nine-month tour with a free concert along Via dei Fori Imperiali, in front of the Colosseum in Rome, on 31 July 2004. It attracted 600,000 fans, more than their Concert in Central Park. In 2005, Simon and Garfunkel performed three songs for a Hurricane Katrina benefit concert in Madison Square Garden, including a performance with singer Aaron Neville. - Steve Knopper (September 2, 2004). "Simon and Garfunkel Take Rome". Rolling Stone. New York City: Wenner Media LLC (956): 57. ISSN 0035-791X.

El Condor Pasa
I'd rather be a sparrow than a snail, Yes I would, If I could, I surely would.

Here's To You Mrs. Robinson
Where have you gone, Joe DiMaggio? Our nation turns it's lonely eyes to you.
What's that you say, Mrs. Robinson? Jumpin' Joe has left and gone away.