Something About Simon

Something About Simon, a new show celebrating the life and musical talent of legendary American singer songwriter Paul Simon, heads to this year’s Edinburgh Fringe.

Something About Simon

About Something About Simon

Something About Simon is heading for this year’s Edinburgh Fringe after impressing audiences and critics alike during its premiere performances.

The new show celebrates the life and musical talent of legendary American singer songwriter Paul Simon.

Paul Simon is a name that has cemented itself into the Hearts and Bones of audiences all over the world. As an artist, his name has become synonymous, not only with music but with cultural history!

In this poignant and critically acclaimed show, British singer-songwriter Gary Edward Jones not only recites the music of one of his idols, but also tells the unique story of Paul Simon: combining visuals, stage design, and of course... the music. For around 60 minutes, allow Gary Edward Jones to tell you Something About Simon.

Venue 17: Assembly George Square Studios, George Square, EH8 9LH

Image Credit: Anthony Robling

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