Paul Simon / Still Crazy After All These Years [Columbia / PC 33540]

Paul Simon / Still Crazy After All These Years [Columbia / PC 33540]
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ポールサイモンのアルバムの中でも商業的に最も成功しグラミー賞にも輝いた1975年作品。ジャケットのイメージそのままに、サイモンのニューヨーカーとしての側面が堪能できる傑作といえるだろう。ニューヨークのジャズ〜フュージョン・シーンの売れっ子ミュージシャンを贅沢に配した都会的で洗練されたサウンド・プロダクションが、サイモンの紡ぎ出す繊細かつ豊かなメロディ・ラインを優しく包み込む。ウディ・アレンの映画を思わすようなストーリーテラーぶりも秀逸だ。アルバムの中でも特にNYを想起させるタイトル曲が、実はマッスル・ショールズのリズム隊による演奏というのも面白い。

A1 Still Crazy After All These Years
A2 My Little Town
A3 I Do It For Your Love
A4 50 Ways To Leave Your Lover
A5 Night Game
B1 Gone At Last
B2 Some Folks Lives Roll Easy
B3 Have A Good Time
B4 You're Kind
B5 Silent Eyes

Paul Simon – vocals, acoustic guitar (2, 3, 4, 9), electric guitar (5), horn and string arrangements
John Tropea – electric guitar (4)
Patti Austin – background vocals
Art Garfunkel – vocals (2)
Phoebe Snow – background vocals, vocals (6)
Joe Beck – electric guitar (3, 8, 9)
Michael Brecker – tenor saxophone (1), saxophone (7)
Bob James – piano, Fender Rhodes piano (7, 8) , string and horn arrangements
David Sanborn – saxophone (7)
Grady Tate – drums (6)
Pete Carr – electric guitar (2)
Sivuca – accordion and vocals (3)
Ralph MacDonald – percussion (2, 3, 4, 6, 8)
Chicago Community Choir – background vocals
Barry Beckett – Fender Rhodes (1), piano (2)
Eddie Daniels – saxophone (7)
Gordon Edwards – bass guitar (6)
Jerry Friedman – electric guitar (3)
Steve Gadd – drums (3, 4, 7, 8, 9, 10)
Roger Hawkins – drums (1, 2)
David Hood – bass guitar (1, 2)
The Jessy Dixon Singers – background vocals
Tony Levin – bass guitar (3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 9, 10)
Hugh McCracken – electric guitar (4, 7, 8), acoustic guitar (9)
Leon Pendarvis – piano (10)
Dave Mathews – horn arrangements
Valerie Simpson – background vocals
Richard Tee – piano (6)
Toots Thielemans – harmonica (5)
Phil Woods – alto saxophone (8)
Kenneth Ascher – Hammond organ (4), Fender Rhodes, piano (3)

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