Paul Simon – The Boy In The Bubble (12″)

paulsi More from the Mainstream……

A debut on this blog and the wonderful mishmash of sounds that came from Paul Simon’s famous “Gracelands” album. From 1986 and on first hearing it just sounds weird, a percussionist’s dream, with the accordion and fretless bass and  stream of consciousness lyrics. It still brings a smile to my lips as I’ve not heard it for soooo long especially the 12″ version, the video is a great 80’s visual. B-side is a quieter title track of the album “Hearts And Bones” , Simon really knows how to do gentle and acoustic.

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A1 The Boy In The Bubble (Extended Version) 6:11
B1 Hearts And Bones 5:37

 

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4 responses

  1. Could you share this one again?

    1. Re-upped and a Happy New Year!

      1. Thanks and Happy New Year to you too. Looking forward to more great music. Thanks for all of it.

  2. If you happen to find the 12″ for Diamonds On The Soles Of Her Shoes can you post that?

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