Saturday, October 4, 2014

Saturday Night At The Liberal Curmudgeon: Paul Simon Live

Last week, we watched Dhani Harrison pay tribute to his father, George Harrison, with a rendition of the latter's "Let It Down." The performance was part of a week-long tribute to George on "Conan." Now let's enjoy Paul Simon's acoustic cover of "Here Comes The Sun," a Harrison composition that appeared on the Beatles' "Abbey Road" (1969) album:

After the performance, Simon spoke with Conan O'Brien about visiting Harrison at his estate, Friar Park:


Michael J. Mand said...

There might be no better choice than Paul Simon to perform "Here Comes the Sun", with the possible exception of the late Richie Havens.

Jeff Tone said...

Interesting how both had a quite different interpretation.