Paul Simon announces his upcoming tour will be his last

Paul Simon announces his upcoming tour will be his last

Only some days after Elton John introduced he’ll retire from touring in three years, one other venerable music determine is throwing within the touring towel — Paul Simon.

Simon took to social media Monday to say his upcoming tour will likely be his final, citing the private toll of touring and the dying of his lead guitarist.

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Tickets for his “Homeward Certain — The Farewell Tour” will go on sale Feb. eight. It kicks off in Could in Vancouver, Canada, and can take him throughout North America and Europe. His final date is July 15 in London with James Taylor and Bonnie Raitt as particular visitors.

Simon’s best-known songs embrace “The Sound of Silence,” ”Mrs. Robinson,” ”Bridge Over Troubled Water” and “Diamonds On the Soles of Her Sneakers.”