It seems like Paul Simon may be the next to announce his retirement from touring this year.
Barclaycard British Summer Time Festival announced that the headliner on July 15 is Paul Simon’s “Farewell Performance.” So far, this is the only show Simon has scheduled for this year.
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We are extremely excited to announce that the headliner closing our 2018 summer series will be the incredible #PaulSimon! Paul will be heading our way on Sunday 15th July with Homeward Bound – The Farewell Performance, plus some very special guests including the iconic #JamesTaylor & His All-Star Band, #BonnieRaitt and more to be announced very soon… 🌳 The Barclaycard pre-sale starts RIGHT NOW via http://po.st/6JZp4c. 🌳 Our pre-sale kicks off at 9am on Thursday. For access, sign up via www.bst-hydepark.com by 3pm tomorrow. Tickets go on general sale at 9am on Friday. See you all there!
Billboard reached out to Simon to see if this is his final show ever. It may be that this show will just be his last in Britain. There’s no confirmation as of yet.
Hopefully, Simon will come back for some final shows in America if he does have his sights on quitting the road this year.