Are any new Simon and Garfunkel albums going to be released? Is their catalogue going to be fully remastered?
On 28 October 1997, Legacy Recordings released a 3CD boxed set of Simon & Garfunkel material, Old Friends, which was fully remastered from the original master tapes. Special efforts were taken to master the set from either the original album masters of the original multi-tracks masters of each song. In addition, previously unissued live material was mastered for the set, as well as rare studio outtakes and demos. There is an informative booklet with the set which contains both track information and rare photos of the duo. November 1999 saw the release of The Best of Simon & Garfunkel, a new greatest-hits package intended to replace the 1972 Greatest Hits album. The new CD is remastered from the same tapes as Old Friends, and contains the single mix of “Fakin’ It” for completists. In August 2001, Sony and Legacy Recordings released remasters of the entire Simon and Garfunkel catalogue (excluding hits collections and the soundtrack to The Graduate). These remasters feature the handiwork