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Sounds of Silence

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Description: One suspects that Paul Simon cringes a bit when he listens to Simon & Garfunkel's 1966 breakthrough release. Lines from "I Am a Rock" ("For a rock feels no pain / And an island never cries") and the title track ("Fools, said I, you do not know / Silence like a cancer grows") are the essence of sophomoric poetry. And who but a couple of self-serious young men would sequence the suicide odes "Richard Cory" and "A Most Peculiar Man" back to back? That said, every callow couplet found here is counterbalanced by words that are disarmingly guileless. The unabashed romanticism of &q ... (more)
Manufacturer: Sony
Release date: 25 October 1966
EAN: 0074640926921 UPC: 074640926921
Tags: 1966 (3), Simon And Garfunkel (1), Usa (1), Pop (1), 1960's (1)
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Best Albums of the 1960s (111 music items)

" Simon & Garfunkel "

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Last 10 Albums (10 music items)
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Favorite Songs of All Time: 1966-1967 (82 music items)

""The Sound of Silence" Runners up: "April She Will Come" "I Am a Rock""

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