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Hear Paul Simon's new version of 'Rene And Georgette Magritte With Their Dog After the War' / RollingStone

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Paul Simon adds lush orchestral layers to "Rene and Georgette Magritte With Their Dog After the War" in a new version of the 1983 track. New York chamber ensemble yMusic offers textural elegance to the rerecorded take, which appears on the singer-songwriter's upcoming 14th LP, In the Blue Light out September 7th. 10 new versions of overlooked pieces from throughout Simon's catalog. Guitarist Bill Frisell, bassist John Patitucci and drummers Steve Gadd and Jack DeJohnette appear on the album; yMusic also contributed to one other song, "Can't Run But," which features an arrangement from the National's Bryce Dessner.

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