Carly Simon’s legendary surprise concert at New York’s Grand Central Terminal will be released on audio and Blu-ray for the first time on January 27. ‘Live at Grand Central’ – The video has been digitized and converted to HD, re-edited and the audio has been re-mixed by multi-Grammy Award winning producer and engineer, Frank Filipetti and re-mastered – The concert will be available on Blu-ray, CD, vinyl and digital streaming platforms via MRI/Sony.
In April 1995, commuters walking through Grand Central were pleasantly surprised to stumble upon Simon and her band performing a full, unannounced concert in the middle of the main terminal. The concert, Simon’s first in fourteen years-was filmed and aired on Lifetime for a television special which was released on VHS later that year.
Born and raised in New York City, Simon is a Grammy-award winning musician, singer-songwriter and author whose career spans over five decades. In the ’70s Simon had a string of chart-topping hit singles including the beloved “You’re So Vain” which reached #1, as well as “Anticipation,” “Nobody Does It Better,” “Coming Around Again,” “Mockingbird” with James Taylor and more. Simon has received an Academy Award, Golden Globe Award, has been inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame, The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, received the Berklee College of Music Honorary Doctor of Music Degree and has been nominated for a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
Label: Iris Records
UPC: 020286240457 (CD) | 020286239994 (2xLP) | 020286240464 (Blu-ray)
Catalogue Number: CS03CD (CD) | CS03LP (2xLP) | CS03DVD (Blu-ray)
Release Date: 27 January 2023