Paul Simon – O2 Apollo Manchester – 10th November 2016

I’ve seen Paul Simon 3 times prior to this gig while he was on tour with Sting in Berlin, Birmingham and Manchester. The gig’s where incredible and in my top gigs of all time. 

27 songs from an incredible back catalogue. Only a few tracks from this new album Stranger to Stranger.

Setlist:
Gumboots (instrumental) (band only)
The Boy in the Bubble
50 Ways to Leave Your Lover
Dazzling Blue
That Was Your Mother
Rewrite
America (Simon & Garfunkel song)
Mother and Child Reunion
Me and Julio Down by the Schoolyard
Spirit Voices
The Obvious Child
Stranger to Stranger
Homeward Bound (Simon & Garfunkel song)
El Condor Pasa (If I Could) (Simon & Garfunkel song)
Duncan
The Werewolf
The Cool, Cool River
Diamonds on the Soles of Her Shoes
You Can Call Me Al
Encore:
Proof
Wristband
Graceland
Still Crazy After All These Years

Encore 2:
Late in the Evening
One Man’s Ceiling Is Another Man’s Floor
The Boxer (Simon & Garfunkel song)

Encore 3:
American Tune

Review: http://www.manchestereveningnews.co.uk/whats-on/music-nightlife-news/paul-simon-manchester-apollo-review-12159973

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