History YMMV / SimonAndGarfunkel

27th Jun '16 1:01:02 PM NWolfman
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* MemeticMutation: "Hello darkness my old friend..." has become a catch-all expression to describe despair.
21st Jun '16 12:23:39 PM gewunomox
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** Happened in the other direction with "Hazy Shade of Winter" after TheBangles' version became a BreakawayPopHit.

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** Happened in the other direction with "Hazy Shade of Winter" after TheBangles' Music/TheBangles' version became a BreakawayPopHit.
1st Mar '16 6:34:30 PM DarkMask
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* AdaptationDisplacement:
** "Richard Cory" (the song) is much more well-known these days than "Richard Cory" (the poem by [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Edwin_Arlington_Robinson Edwin Arlington Robinson]] that the song is based on).

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* AdaptationDisplacement:
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AdaptationDisplacement: "Richard Cory" (the song) is much more well-known these days than "Richard Cory" (the poem by [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Edwin_Arlington_Robinson Edwin Arlington Robinson]] that the song is based on).
1st Mar '16 6:34:19 PM DarkMask
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** Many people don't realize "Scarborough Fair" is an English ballad a few centuries old, or that it has an even older version of the original called "The Elfin Knight".



* OlderThanTheyThink: To modern audiences, "Save The Life of My Child" might sound like an early example of {{Industrial}} and {{Sampling}}.

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* OlderThanTheyThink: OlderThanTheyThink:
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To modern audiences, "Save The Life of My Child" might sound like an early example of {{Industrial}} and {{Sampling}}.{{Sampling}}.
** Many people don't realize "Scarborough Fair" is an English ballad a few centuries old, or that it has an even older version of the original called "The Elfin Knight".
1st Mar '16 6:32:57 PM DarkMask
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* AdaptationDisplacement: "Richard Cory" (the song) is much more well-known these days than "Richard Cory" (the poem by [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Edwin_Arlington_Robinson Edwin Arlington Robinson]] that the song is based on).

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* AdaptationDisplacement: AdaptationDisplacement:
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"Richard Cory" (the song) is much more well-known these days than "Richard Cory" (the poem by [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Edwin_Arlington_Robinson Edwin Arlington Robinson]] that the song is based on).on).
** Many people don't realize "Scarborough Fair" is an English ballad a few centuries old, or that it has an even older version of the original called "The Elfin Knight".
29th Jul '15 4:21:33 AM astrakhan
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** The epic closing of "Bridge Over Troubled Water".
23rd Sep '14 10:58:37 PM Patachou
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* CoveredUp: "El Condor Pasa (If I Could)", which is just Simon's lyrics sung over the Los Incas version of the Peruvian folk song "El Cóndor Pasa" by Daniel Alomía Robles. Similarly, "Scarborough Fair/Canticle" adds new lyrics sung in counterpoint to the original folk ballad.

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* CoveredUp: "El Condor Pasa (If I Could)", Could)" from ''Music/BridgeOverTroubledWater'', which is just Simon's lyrics sung over the Los Incas version of the Peruvian folk song "El Cóndor Pasa" by Daniel Alomía Robles. Similarly, "Scarborough Fair/Canticle" adds new lyrics sung in counterpoint to the original folk ballad.
17th Jun '14 4:03:00 PM Maxiboy136
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** "Anji" is a rather unsettling instrumental.
19th May '14 9:47:59 AM Mdumas43073
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*** Also with Harper's Bizarre and "The 59th Street Bridge Song (Feelin' Groovy)".
13th Dec '13 10:15:04 PM Ghidra15
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* NightmareFuel: "The Sun is Burning". "Save the Life of My Child" (Also verges on TearJerker).

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* NightmareFuel: "The Sun is Burning". Burning", "Save the Life of My Child" (Also verges on TearJerker).TearJerker).
* OlderThanTheyThink: To modern audiences, "Save The Life of My Child" might sound like an early example of {{Industrial}} and {{Sampling}}.
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