Friday fanfare: “Diamonds on the Soles of Her Shoes”

On Wednesday, I talked about Paul Simon’s farewell tour and how I also discovered his live album The Concert at Hyde Park, which was celebrating the 30th anniversary of the landmark Graceland. (In other news, holy fuck, 1987 was thirty years ago, hi, I’m old.) Here’s a song from that album, Simon re-teaming with the South African a cappella group Ladysmith Black Mambazo, whom Simon introduced to the rest of the world in Graceland.


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