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The Boxer - Simon & Garfunkel - Simon & Garfunkel

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  1. Dec 14,  · “The Boxer” by Simon & Garfunkel, from Old Friends Listen to Simon & Garfunkel: rock.shakalkreemalaramaralsarana.infoinfo Subscribe to the official Simon & G.
  2. Lyrics to 'The Boxer' by Simon And Garfunkel: I am just a poor boy Though my story's seldom told I have squandered my resistance For a pocketful of mumbles Such are promises.
  3. Simon & Garfunkel were an American folk-rock duo consisting of singer-songwriter Paul Simon and singer Art Garfunkel. One of the best-selling music groups of the s, their biggest hits—including "The Sound of Silence", "Mrs. Robinson", "The Boxer", and "Bridge over Troubled Water" —reached number one on singles charts worldwide. Simon and Garfunkel met in elementary school in Queens, Genres: Folk rock.
  4. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the Push-out Centre Vinyl release of The Boxer on Discogs. Label: CBS - • Format: Vinyl 7 Simon & Garfunkel - The Boxer (, Push-out Centre, Vinyl) | Discogs/5(8).
  5. ". The Boxer " is a song recorded by the American music duo Simon & Garfunkel from their fifth studio album, Bridge over Troubled Water (). Produced by the duo and Roy Halee, it was released as the lead single from the album on March 21, The song, written by Paul Simon, is a folk rock ballad Genre: Folk rock.
  6. Aug 28,  · Original recording is tuned slightly sharp of a half step down. Try about +20 cents using an electronic tuner. [Verse 1] C Am I am just a poor boy, though my story's seldom told G I have squ/5().
  7. I am just a poor boy Though my story’s seldom told I have squandered my resistance For a pocketful of mumbles Such are promises All lies and jest Still, a man hears what .
  8. “The Boxer” is considered one of Paul Simon ’s masterpieces, telling the story of a young boy who laments his poverty and then turning to that of a boxer. It was first suggested the lyrics were meant as a dig at Bob Dylan, but Paul Simon has noted they’re largely autobiographical,.
  9. The song is about a boxer in New York City. Simon refers to athletes frequently including Joe Dimaggio and Frank Lloyd Wright who might have been a substitute subject for Garfunkel who was an architect student. The boxer in the song refers to either Joe Louis or Jack Dempsey.

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